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Darwin and Faulkner's novels : evolution and southern fiction

Author: Michael Wainwright
Publisher: New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2008.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Displaying a wide range of knowledge and interpretive skill, Darwin and Faulkner's Novels reexamines the fiction of the great twentieth century American author from the interdisciplinary perspective of sociobiology. Challenging the assumption that Faulkner's South was nothing other than a reactionary wilderness and charting the manner in which Faulkner learned and applied his evolutionary concepts, this book  Read more...
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Wainwright, Michael.
Darwin and Faulkner's novels.
New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2008
(DLC) 2007032120
(OCoLC)165081882
Named Person: Charles Darwin; William Faulkner; Charles Darwin; William Faulkner; William Faulkner; Charles Darwin; William Faulkner; Charles Darwin; William Faulkner
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Wainwright
ISBN: 0230612059 9780230612051 1349372374 9781349372379
OCLC Number: 608605828
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xii, 243 pages)
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Looking across the Atlantic --
Hand in hand with the old gentleman --
The complex temple of sexual politics --
Pangenesis and southern thought --
From race to ecology --
Philosophical frontiers --
The enemy within --
Self-interest, cooperation, and beyond.
Responsibility: Michael Wainwright.
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