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The Resource Heart of darkness : search for the unconscious, Gary Adelman

Heart of darkness : search for the unconscious, Gary Adelman

Label
Heart of darkness : search for the unconscious
Title
Heart of darkness
Title remainder
search for the unconscious
Statement of responsibility
Gary Adelman
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Adelman uncovers political, metaphysical, and prophetic insights in the text, and clarifies the novel's symbols, themes, and unconscious workings of the hero
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Adelman, Gary
Dewey number
823/.912
Illustrations
portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
PR6005.O4
LC item number
H4738 1987
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Twayne's masterwork studies
Series volume
no. 5
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Conrad, Joseph
  • Psychological fiction, English
  • Political fiction, English
  • Subconsciousness in literature
  • Imperialism in literature
  • Africa
  • Congo River
Label
Heart of darkness : search for the unconscious, Gary Adelman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 109-113) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Historical Context -- The Importance of the Work -- Critical Reception / Questions and Issues / Early History / Marlow and Kurtz / The Meaning of "The Horror" / The Meaning of "The Lie" / Aesthetic Judgments -- Situating the Text / Conrad's Development as a Writer / Nineteenth-Century Imperialism and the Making of 'Heart of Darkness' / Leopold Gets the Congo / Conrad in the Congo / Maps: European Domination of Africa after 1885; Conrad's Journey up the Congo; Marlow's Journey in 'Heart of Darkness' -- A Reading of the Text / Introduction: Frame Story, Themes, Meaning of Psychic Encounter Through the Portals / The Journey: To the Coastal Station; To the Central Station; To the Inner Station; The Return / Conclusion: Subjective Impressionism, Symbolic Functions, Meaning of Darkness -- Levels of Meaning: Debate and Final Word / Political Significance / Psychoanalytical Interpretations / Marlow's Nihilistic Vision and Its Bearing on the Meaning of the Novel / Final Word
Control code
ocm14818935
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xv, 116 pages
Isbn
9780805779530
Lccn
86029488
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
portrait
System control number
(OCoLC)14818935
Label
Heart of darkness : search for the unconscious, Gary Adelman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 109-113) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Historical Context -- The Importance of the Work -- Critical Reception / Questions and Issues / Early History / Marlow and Kurtz / The Meaning of "The Horror" / The Meaning of "The Lie" / Aesthetic Judgments -- Situating the Text / Conrad's Development as a Writer / Nineteenth-Century Imperialism and the Making of 'Heart of Darkness' / Leopold Gets the Congo / Conrad in the Congo / Maps: European Domination of Africa after 1885; Conrad's Journey up the Congo; Marlow's Journey in 'Heart of Darkness' -- A Reading of the Text / Introduction: Frame Story, Themes, Meaning of Psychic Encounter Through the Portals / The Journey: To the Coastal Station; To the Central Station; To the Inner Station; The Return / Conclusion: Subjective Impressionism, Symbolic Functions, Meaning of Darkness -- Levels of Meaning: Debate and Final Word / Political Significance / Psychoanalytical Interpretations / Marlow's Nihilistic Vision and Its Bearing on the Meaning of the Novel / Final Word
Control code
ocm14818935
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xv, 116 pages
Isbn
9780805779530
Lccn
86029488
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
portrait
System control number
(OCoLC)14818935

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