Key Concepts in Crime Fiction

Key Concepts in Crime Fiction

by Heather Worthington
     
 

An insight into a popular yet complex genre that has developed over the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. The volume explores the contemporary anxieties to which crime fiction responds, along with society's changing conceptions of crime and criminality. The book covers texts, contexts and criticism in an accessible and user-friendly format.See more details below

Overview

An insight into a popular yet complex genre that has developed over the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. The volume explores the contemporary anxieties to which crime fiction responds, along with society's changing conceptions of crime and criminality. The book covers texts, contexts and criticism in an accessible and user-friendly format.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780230551251
Publisher:
Palgrave Macmillan
Publication date:
10/11/2011
Series:
Palgrave Key Concepts: Literature Series
Pages:
240
Product dimensions:
5.40(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.70(d)

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