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Theory Of Criminal Justice

Theory Of Criminal Justice

by Jan Gorecki, Nicola King, Jan G?recki
     
 

This book analyses a range of autobiographical and fictional texts which foreground issues of memory, history and trauma in the construction of identity. The author offers close readings of texts including Margaret Atwood's Cat's Eye, Toni Morrison's Beloved, George Perec's W Or the Memory of Childhood, and Anne Michaels's Fugutive Pieces. Memory, Narrative,

Overview

This book analyses a range of autobiographical and fictional texts which foreground issues of memory, history and trauma in the construction of identity. The author offers close readings of texts including Margaret Atwood's Cat's Eye, Toni Morrison's Beloved, George Perec's W Or the Memory of Childhood, and Anne Michaels's Fugutive Pieces. Memory, Narrative, Identity is a powerful contribution to the growing field of "trauma" and holocaust studies. It will be of relevance to those working in the areas of literary and cultural studies, which are witnessing a steady growth of interest in autobiography, theories of narrative, and the relationship between trauma, history and memory.

Columbia University Press

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780231046701
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
Publication date:
06/01/1979
Pages:
208
Product dimensions:
0.63(w) x 6.00(h) x 9.00(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Meet the Author

Nicola King is senior associate lecturer in English at the University of the West of England.

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