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The Resource The one vs. the many : minor characters and the space of the protagonist in the novel, Alex Woloch

The one vs. the many : minor characters and the space of the protagonist in the novel, Alex Woloch

Label
The one vs. the many : minor characters and the space of the protagonist in the novel
Title
The one vs. the many
Title remainder
minor characters and the space of the protagonist in the novel
Statement of responsibility
Alex Woloch
Title variation
One versus the many
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Does a novel focus on one life or many? Alex Woloch uses this simple question to develop a powerful new theory of the realist novel, based on how narratives distribute limited attention among a crowded field of characters. His argument has important implications for both literary studies and narrative theory. Characterization has long been a troubled and neglected problem within literary theory. Through close readings of such novels as Pride and Prejudice, Great Expectations, and Le Pere Goriot, Woloch demonstrates that the representation of any character takes place within a shifting field of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1970-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Woloch, Alex
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Characters and characteristics in literature
  • European fiction
  • Realism in literature
  • Personnages dans la littérature
  • Roman européen
  • Réalisme dans la littérature
  • TRAVEL
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Characters and characteristics in literature
  • European fiction
  • Realism in literature
  • Personages
  • Romans
  • Books
  • Literature, Modern
Label
The one vs. the many : minor characters and the space of the protagonist in the novel, Alex Woloch
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 337-382) and index
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
The Iliad's two wars -- Characterization and distribution -- Narrative asymmetry in Pride and prejudice -- Making more of minor characters -- Partings welded together: the character-system in Great expectations -- A qui la place?: characterization and competition in Le père Goriot and La comédie humaine -- Sophocles's Oedipus rex and the prehistory of the protagonist
Control code
ocn436059948
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 391 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780691113142
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1152m
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)436059948
Label
The one vs. the many : minor characters and the space of the protagonist in the novel, Alex Woloch
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 337-382) and index
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
The Iliad's two wars -- Characterization and distribution -- Narrative asymmetry in Pride and prejudice -- Making more of minor characters -- Partings welded together: the character-system in Great expectations -- A qui la place?: characterization and competition in Le père Goriot and La comédie humaine -- Sophocles's Oedipus rex and the prehistory of the protagonist
Control code
ocn436059948
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 391 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780691113142
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1152m
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)436059948

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