skip to content
Lord of the flies Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Lord of the flies

Author: Sarah Fredericks
Publisher: Ipswich, Massachusetts : Salem Press, a division of EBSCO Information Services, Inc. ; Amenia, NY : Grey House Publishing, [2017] ©2017
Series: Critical insights.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : English : [First edition]View all editions and formats
Summary:
This book discusses William Golding's Lord of the Flies, including its initial critical reception, the moral issues it raises, its film adaptations, and the ways in which commentary about the novel has evolved in the six decades since its first publication. It also explores the ways the novel has been received on both sides of the Atlantic and examines its themes, characters, and structures from a diversity of  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy online

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Lord of the flies.
Ipswich, Massachusetts : Salem Press, a division of EBSCO Information Services, Inc. ; Amenia, NY : Grey House Publishing, [2017]
(OCoLC)1000258317
Named Person: William Golding; William Golding; William Golding
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Sarah Fredericks
ISBN: 9781682175682 1682175685
OCLC Number: 1005846199
Description: 1 online resource (xv, 272 pages)
Contents: On Lord of the flies : representations of violence-induced trauma / Stephan Schaffrath --
William Golding : a life of contradictions / Courtney Lane --
William Golding's Lord of the flies in historical context / Brian Ireland --
The conclusion of Lord of the flies : multiple critical perspectives / Robert C. Evans --
Knowing the beast : Lord of the flies and cognitive literary criticism / Nicolas Tredell --
"Until the grownups come" versus "To found a new nation" : human nature in Golding's Lord of the flies and Heinlein's Tunnel in the sky / Rafeeq O. McGiveron --
Critical essays on Lord of the flies (1954-1969) / Robert C. Evans --
Critical essays on Lord of the flies (1970-1989) / Sarah Fredericks --
Critical essays on Lord of the flies (1990-2010) / Kelley Jeans --
International reactions to Golding's Lord of the flies / Grace Chen --
Prejudice against obesity in Lord of the flies / Robert C. Evans --
Rings and flies : Tolkien and Golding, lords of '54 / Nick Groom --
Lords of the flies : Peter Brook, Harry Hook, and Golding's Novel / Christopher Baker --
William Golding's Lord of the flies : a glimmer of hope in this dystopia? / Joan-Mari Barendse --
"Fun and games" and the sacred in William Golding's Lord of the flies / Gérard Klaus --
"Pig's head on a stick" : Lord of the flies as political and religious drama / Eric Wilson.
Series Title: Critical insights.
Responsibility: editor, Sarah Fredericks, University of Arizona.

Abstract:

Offers in-depth critical discussions of William Golding's novel. This volume explores many different dimensions of Golding's classic novel. Each essay is 2,500 to 5,000 words in length, and all  Read more...

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/1005846199> # Lord of the flies
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:MediaObject, schema:Book ;
    library:oclcnum "1005846199" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/mau> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4586861395#Person/golding_william_1911_1993> ; # William Golding
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/823.914/e23/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4586861395#CreativeWork/lord_of_the_flies_golding_william> ; # Lord of the flies (Golding, William)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4586861395#Topic/literary_criticism_european_english_irish_scottish_welsh> ; # LITERARY CRITICISM / European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4586861395#Topic/social_groups_in_literature> ; # Social groups in literature
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4586861395#Topic/airplane_crash_survival_in_literature> ; # Airplane crash survival in literature
    schema:bookEdition "[First edition]." ;
    schema:bookFormat schema:EBook ;
    schema:copyrightYear "2017" ;
    schema:datePublished "2017" ;
    schema:description "This book discusses William Golding's Lord of the Flies, including its initial critical reception, the moral issues it raises, its film adaptations, and the ways in which commentary about the novel has evolved in the six decades since its first publication. It also explores the ways the novel has been received on both sides of the Atlantic and examines its themes, characters, and structures from a diversity of critical perspectives."@en ;
    schema:editor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4586861395#Person/fredericks_sarah> ; # Sarah Fredericks
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/4586861395> ;
    schema:genre "Biography"@en ;
    schema:genre "Electronic books"@en ;
    schema:genre "Criticism, interpretation, etc."@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4586861395#Series/critical_insights> ; # Critical insights.
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/1000258317> ;
    schema:name "Lord of the flies"@en ;
    schema:productID "1005846199" ;
    schema:url <http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=1623836> ;
    schema:url <http://gate.lib.buffalo.edu/login?url=https://online.salempress.com/toc.do?bookId=914&bookTitle=Critical%20Insights%3A%20Lord%20of%20the%20Flies&bookCategory=Literature> ;
    schema:url <https://online.salempress.com/doi/book/10.3331/cilord> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781682175682> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/1005846199> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4586861395#CreativeWork/lord_of_the_flies_golding_william> # Lord of the flies (Golding, William)
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    schema:name "Lord of the flies (Golding, William)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4586861395#Person/fredericks_sarah> # Sarah Fredericks
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Fredericks" ;
    schema:givenName "Sarah" ;
    schema:name "Sarah Fredericks" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4586861395#Person/golding_william_1911_1993> # William Golding
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1911" ;
    schema:deathDate "1993" ;
    schema:familyName "Golding" ;
    schema:givenName "William" ;
    schema:name "William Golding" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4586861395#Series/critical_insights> # Critical insights.
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
    schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/1005846199> ; # Lord of the flies
    schema:name "Critical insights." ;
    schema:name "Critical insights" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4586861395#Topic/airplane_crash_survival_in_literature> # Airplane crash survival in literature
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Airplane crash survival in literature"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4586861395#Topic/literary_criticism_european_english_irish_scottish_welsh> # LITERARY CRITICISM / European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "LITERARY CRITICISM / European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4586861395#Topic/social_groups_in_literature> # Social groups in literature
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Social groups in literature"@en ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781682175682>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "1682175685" ;
    schema:isbn "9781682175682" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/1000258317>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "Lord of the flies." ;
    schema:description "Print version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/1005846199> ; # Lord of the flies
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.