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Murdering masculinities

fantasies of gender and violence in the American crime novel

by Greg Forter

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Published by New York University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Detective and mystery stories, American -- History and criticism,
    • American fiction -- Male authors -- History and criticism,
    • American fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism,
    • Psychoanalysis and literature -- United States,
    • Masculinity in literature,
    • Criminals in literature,
    • Violence in literature,
    • Fantasy in literature,
    • Crime in literature,
    • Men in literature

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 231-259) and index.

      StatementGreg Forter.
      SeriesSexual cultures
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS374.D4 F67 2000
      The Physical Object
      Pagination268 p. ;
      Number of Pages268
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6776524M
      ISBN 100814726909, 0814726917
      LC Control Number00009770

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