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The Resource Scandinavian crime fiction, edited by Andrew Nestingen and Paula Arvas

Scandinavian crime fiction, edited by Andrew Nestingen and Paula Arvas

Label
Scandinavian crime fiction
Title
Scandinavian crime fiction
Statement of responsibility
edited by Andrew Nestingen and Paula Arvas
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Scandinavian Crime Fiction is the first English-language study of crime fiction written in Denmark, Iceland, Finland, Norway, and Sweden. It will delight and challenge readers, as it helps them understand more deeply the work of such prominent writers as Henning Mankell, Stieg Larsson, Anne Holt, Arnaldur Indriðason, Leena Lehtolainen, and Håkan Nesser, among others. Themes explored include the changing crime genre, the role of place and locale in Scandinavian crime fiction, and political and social debates in which crime fiction has participated
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Nestingen, Andrew K.
  • Arvas, Paula
Series statement
European crime fictions
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Detective and mystery stories, Scandinavian
  • Detective and mystery stories, Scandinavian
  • Scandinavian fiction
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Detective and mystery stories, Scandinavian
  • Scandinavian fiction
Label
Scandinavian crime fiction, edited by Andrew Nestingen and Paula Arvas
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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
  • Acknowledgements; Notes on Contributors; Introduction: Contemporary Scandinavian Crime Fiction; Dirty Harry in the Swedish Welfare State; The Well-Adjusted Cops of the New Millennium: Neo-RomanticTendencies in the Swedish Police Procedural; Meaningless Icelanders: Icelandic Crime Fiction and Nationality; Digging into the Secrets of the Past: Rewriting History in the ModernScandinavian Police Procedural; The Place of Pessimism in Henning Mankell's Kurt Wallander Series; Gender and Geography in Contemporary Scandinavian TelevisionCrime Fiction
  • Straight Queers: Anne Holt's Transnational Lesbian Detective FictionNext to the Final Frontier: Russians in Contemporary Finnish andScandinavian Crime Fiction; Swedish Queens of Crime: the Art of Self-Promotion and the Notionof Feminine Agency -- Liza Marklund and Camilla Läckberg; High Crime in Contemporary Scandinavian Literature -- the Caseof Peter Høeg's Miss Smilla's Feeling for Snow; Håkan Nesser and the Third Way: of Loneliness, Alibis andCollateral Guilt; Unnecessary Officers: Realism, Melodrama and ScandinavianCrime Fiction in Transition; Index
Control code
ocn768082842
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 194 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781783164370
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
9780708323304
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt8xhxv9
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)768082842
Label
Scandinavian crime fiction, edited by Andrew Nestingen and Paula Arvas
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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
  • Acknowledgements; Notes on Contributors; Introduction: Contemporary Scandinavian Crime Fiction; Dirty Harry in the Swedish Welfare State; The Well-Adjusted Cops of the New Millennium: Neo-RomanticTendencies in the Swedish Police Procedural; Meaningless Icelanders: Icelandic Crime Fiction and Nationality; Digging into the Secrets of the Past: Rewriting History in the ModernScandinavian Police Procedural; The Place of Pessimism in Henning Mankell's Kurt Wallander Series; Gender and Geography in Contemporary Scandinavian TelevisionCrime Fiction
  • Straight Queers: Anne Holt's Transnational Lesbian Detective FictionNext to the Final Frontier: Russians in Contemporary Finnish andScandinavian Crime Fiction; Swedish Queens of Crime: the Art of Self-Promotion and the Notionof Feminine Agency -- Liza Marklund and Camilla Läckberg; High Crime in Contemporary Scandinavian Literature -- the Caseof Peter Høeg's Miss Smilla's Feeling for Snow; Håkan Nesser and the Third Way: of Loneliness, Alibis andCollateral Guilt; Unnecessary Officers: Realism, Melodrama and ScandinavianCrime Fiction in Transition; Index
Control code
ocn768082842
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 194 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781783164370
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
9780708323304
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt8xhxv9
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)768082842

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