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The Resource Frankenstein : complete, authoritative text with biographical and historical contexts, critical history, and essays from five contemporary critical perspectives, Mary Shelley ; edited by Johanna M. Smith

Frankenstein : complete, authoritative text with biographical and historical contexts, critical history, and essays from five contemporary critical perspectives, Mary Shelley ; edited by Johanna M. Smith

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Frankenstein : complete, authoritative text with biographical and historical contexts, critical history, and essays from five contemporary critical perspectives
Title
Frankenstein
Title remainder
complete, authoritative text with biographical and historical contexts, critical history, and essays from five contemporary critical perspectives
Statement of responsibility
Mary Shelley ; edited by Johanna M. Smith
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Editor
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Language
eng
Summary
Tells the story of a scientist who discovers the secret of generating life from lifeless matter, and puts this knowledge to use by creating a monster being. Presents the 1831 text along with five critical essays coming from five different critical perpectives. Each essay is accompanied by an introduction to the history, principles and practice of that critical perspective
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DLC
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Case studies in contemporary criticism
Label
Frankenstein : complete, authoritative text with biographical and historical contexts, critical history, and essays from five contemporary critical perspectives, Mary Shelley ; edited by Johanna M. Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • What is reader-response criticism?
  • Reader-response criticism: a selected bibliography
  • A reader-response perspective on Frankenstein:
  • Reading with a "nicer eye": responding to Frankenstein
  • Mary Lowe-Evans
  • Psychoanalytic criticism and Frankenstein
  • What is psychoanalytic criticism?
  • Psychoanalytic criticism: a selected bibliography
  • A psychoanalytic perspective on Frankenstein:
  • The monster and the imaginary mother: a Lacanian reading of Frankenstein
  • pt. 1:
  • David Collings
  • Feminist criticism and Frankenstein
  • What is feminist criticism?
  • Feminist criticism: a selected bibliography
  • A feminist perspective on Frankenstein:
  • "Cooped up": feminine domesticity in Frankenstein
  • Johanna M. Smith
  • Marxist criticism and Frankenstein
  • What is Marxist criticism?
  • Marxist criticism: a selected bibliography
  • Frankenstein: the complete text.
  • A Marxist perspective on Frankenstein:
  • "The workshop of filthy creation": a Marxist reading of Frankenstein
  • Warren Montag
  • Cultural criticism and Frankenstein
  • What is cultural criticism?
  • Cultural criticism: a selected bibliography
  • A cultural critical perspective on Frankenstein:
  • Frankenstein and the cultural uses of gothic
  • Lee E. Heller
  • Introduction: biographical and historical contexts
  • The complete text
  • pt. 2:
  • Frankenstein: a case study in contemporary criticism.
  • A critical history of Frankenstein
  • Reader-response criticism and Frankenstein
Control code
ocm25307462
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
358 pages
Isbn
9780312044695
Lccn
90063557
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)25307462
Label
Frankenstein : complete, authoritative text with biographical and historical contexts, critical history, and essays from five contemporary critical perspectives, Mary Shelley ; edited by Johanna M. Smith
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • What is reader-response criticism?
  • Reader-response criticism: a selected bibliography
  • A reader-response perspective on Frankenstein:
  • Reading with a "nicer eye": responding to Frankenstein
  • Mary Lowe-Evans
  • Psychoanalytic criticism and Frankenstein
  • What is psychoanalytic criticism?
  • Psychoanalytic criticism: a selected bibliography
  • A psychoanalytic perspective on Frankenstein:
  • The monster and the imaginary mother: a Lacanian reading of Frankenstein
  • pt. 1:
  • David Collings
  • Feminist criticism and Frankenstein
  • What is feminist criticism?
  • Feminist criticism: a selected bibliography
  • A feminist perspective on Frankenstein:
  • "Cooped up": feminine domesticity in Frankenstein
  • Johanna M. Smith
  • Marxist criticism and Frankenstein
  • What is Marxist criticism?
  • Marxist criticism: a selected bibliography
  • Frankenstein: the complete text.
  • A Marxist perspective on Frankenstein:
  • "The workshop of filthy creation": a Marxist reading of Frankenstein
  • Warren Montag
  • Cultural criticism and Frankenstein
  • What is cultural criticism?
  • Cultural criticism: a selected bibliography
  • A cultural critical perspective on Frankenstein:
  • Frankenstein and the cultural uses of gothic
  • Lee E. Heller
  • Introduction: biographical and historical contexts
  • The complete text
  • pt. 2:
  • Frankenstein: a case study in contemporary criticism.
  • A critical history of Frankenstein
  • Reader-response criticism and Frankenstein
Control code
ocm25307462
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
358 pages
Isbn
9780312044695
Lccn
90063557
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)25307462

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