The Resource The psychopathology of the Gothic romance : perversion, neuroses and psychosis in early works of the genre, Ed Cameron

The psychopathology of the Gothic romance : perversion, neuroses and psychosis in early works of the genre, Ed Cameron

Label
The psychopathology of the Gothic romance : perversion, neuroses and psychosis in early works of the genre
Title
The psychopathology of the Gothic romance
Title remainder
perversion, neuroses and psychosis in early works of the genre
Statement of responsibility
Ed Cameron
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"This book uses clinical psychoanalytic theory to illustrate how early British Gothic fiction reveals undercurrents of psychopathological behavior. Chapters consider the division of the Gothic novel; how early British Gothic romance parallels Freud's notion; the genre's origins in Walpole's The Castle of Otranto; sexual differentiation; Ann Radcliffe; Matthew Lewis; and the confusion between self and other"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
823/.0873309353
Index
index present
LC call number
PR830.T3
LC item number
C38 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
The psychopathology of the Gothic romance : perversion, neuroses and psychosis in early works of the genre, Ed Cameron
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 195-203) and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: the gothic on the couch -- The two-headed gothic monster -- Retrospective fantasy and the uncanny structure of gothic romance -- Horace Walpole and the perverse origins of the gothic romance -- Sexual difference and the gothic sublime -- Ann Radcliffe and the gothic terror of hysteria -- Matthew Lewis and the gothic horror of obsessional neurosis -- Conclusion: James Hogg, the psychotic doppelgänger, and the foreclosure of the gothic
Control code
ocn671240403
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vii, 207 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780786462025
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b25155842
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)671240403
  • pebco0786462027

Library Locations

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