The Resource The Gothic Body : Sexuality, Materialism, and Degeneration at the Fin de Siècle

The Gothic Body : Sexuality, Materialism, and Degeneration at the Fin de Siècle

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
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The popularity of the Gothic in the British fin de siècle, and its links with scientific and social theories
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
823/.0872909
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR878.T3
LC item number
H87 1996eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Cambridge Studies in Nineteenth-Century Literature and Culture
Label
The Gothic Body : Sexuality, Materialism, and Degeneration at the Fin de Siècle
Publication
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
9780511821011
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b36310025
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)866449600
  • ebsco0511821018

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