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The Resource The Gothic Body : Sexuality, Materialism, and Degeneration at the Fin de Siècle, (electronic resource)

The Gothic Body : Sexuality, Materialism, and Degeneration at the Fin de Siècle, (electronic resource)

Label
The Gothic Body : Sexuality, Materialism, and Degeneration at the Fin de Siècle
Title
The Gothic Body
Title remainder
Sexuality, Materialism, and Degeneration at the Fin de Siècle
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The popularity of the Gothic in the British fin de siècle, and its links with scientific and social theories
Member of
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hurley, Kelly
Dewey number
823/.0872909
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Cambridge Studies in Nineteenth-Century Literature and Culture
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English fiction
  • Gothic revival (Literature)
  • Literature and society
  • Literature and science
  • Horror tales, English
  • Degeneration in literature
  • Human body in literature
  • Materialism in literature
  • Sex in literature
Label
The Gothic Body : Sexuality, Materialism, and Degeneration at the Fin de Siècle, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
  • Cover; Half-title; Title; Copyright; Detication; Contents; Acknowledgments; INTRODUCTION; The abhuman; Metaphysical estrangement; PART I: THE GOTHIC MATERIAL WORLD; 1 The revenge of matter; 2 Symptomatic readings; PART II GOTHIC BODIES; 3 Evolutionism and the loss of human specificity; 4 Entropic bodies; 4.1 Degenerate sub-species; 4.2 Abjecting whiteness: H.G. Wells' The Time Machine; 5 Chaotic bodies; 5.1 The body as palimpsest; 5.2 ""Generalized animalism"": Wells' The Island of Dr. Moreau; PART III: GOTHIC SEXUALITIES; 6 Uncanny female interiors
  • 6.1 ""The inner chambers of all nameless sin"": Richard Marsh's The Beetle7 Abjected masculinities; AFTERWORD; 8 Narrative chaos; 8.1 The Three Imposters: Arthur Machen's urban chaosmos; Notes; Works cited; Index
Control code
ocn866449600
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (218 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781107781160
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)866449600
Label
The Gothic Body : Sexuality, Materialism, and Degeneration at the Fin de Siècle, (electronic resource)
Publication
Contents
  • Cover; Half-title; Title; Copyright; Detication; Contents; Acknowledgments; INTRODUCTION; The abhuman; Metaphysical estrangement; PART I: THE GOTHIC MATERIAL WORLD; 1 The revenge of matter; 2 Symptomatic readings; PART II GOTHIC BODIES; 3 Evolutionism and the loss of human specificity; 4 Entropic bodies; 4.1 Degenerate sub-species; 4.2 Abjecting whiteness: H.G. Wells' The Time Machine; 5 Chaotic bodies; 5.1 The body as palimpsest; 5.2 ""Generalized animalism"": Wells' The Island of Dr. Moreau; PART III: GOTHIC SEXUALITIES; 6 Uncanny female interiors
  • 6.1 ""The inner chambers of all nameless sin"": Richard Marsh's The Beetle7 Abjected masculinities; AFTERWORD; 8 Narrative chaos; 8.1 The Three Imposters: Arthur Machen's urban chaosmos; Notes; Works cited; Index
Control code
ocn866449600
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (218 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781107781160
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)866449600

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