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The Resource Revenge versus legality : wild justice from Balzac to Clint Eastwood and Abu Ghraib, Katherine Maynard, Jarod Kearney, and James Guimond, (electronic resource)

Revenge versus legality : wild justice from Balzac to Clint Eastwood and Abu Ghraib, Katherine Maynard, Jarod Kearney, and James Guimond, (electronic resource)

Label
Revenge versus legality : wild justice from Balzac to Clint Eastwood and Abu Ghraib
Title
Revenge versus legality
Title remainder
wild justice from Balzac to Clint Eastwood and Abu Ghraib
Statement of responsibility
Katherine Maynard, Jarod Kearney, and James Guimond
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
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1953-
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Maynard, Katherine Kearney
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kearney, Jarod
  • Guimond, James
  • ProQuest (Firm)
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  • Criminal justice, Administration of
  • Vigilantes
  • Rule of law
  • Terrorism
  • Revenge
Label
Revenge versus legality : wild justice from Balzac to Clint Eastwood and Abu Ghraib, Katherine Maynard, Jarod Kearney, and James Guimond, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [200]-208) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Revenge and the detective tradition : when dogs don't bark, and detectives don't tell -- Some like it wild : supernatural revenge in Sheridan Le Fanu's Mr. Justice / Harbottle -- Law and the romantic ego : conspiracy and justice in Honoré de Balzac's Le Père Goriot -- Justice, race, and revenge in Twain's Pudd'nhead Wilson -- The empire strikes back : imperialism and justice in E.M. Forster's A passage to India -- Race, sex, fear, revenge in Richard Wright's Native son -- State terrorism and revenge in Andre Brink's A dry white season -- Rogue cops and beltway vigilantes
Control code
EBC515326
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xiii, 214 p.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Other physical details
ill
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC515326
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL515326
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10389386
  • (CaONFJC)MIL258680
  • (OCoLC)630537642
Label
Revenge versus legality : wild justice from Balzac to Clint Eastwood and Abu Ghraib, Katherine Maynard, Jarod Kearney, and James Guimond, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [200]-208) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Revenge and the detective tradition : when dogs don't bark, and detectives don't tell -- Some like it wild : supernatural revenge in Sheridan Le Fanu's Mr. Justice / Harbottle -- Law and the romantic ego : conspiracy and justice in Honoré de Balzac's Le Père Goriot -- Justice, race, and revenge in Twain's Pudd'nhead Wilson -- The empire strikes back : imperialism and justice in E.M. Forster's A passage to India -- Race, sex, fear, revenge in Richard Wright's Native son -- State terrorism and revenge in Andre Brink's A dry white season -- Rogue cops and beltway vigilantes
Control code
EBC515326
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xiii, 214 p.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Other physical details
ill
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC515326
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL515326
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10389386
  • (CaONFJC)MIL258680
  • (OCoLC)630537642

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