skip to content
Marks of toil : work and disfigurement in literature, film and philosophy Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Marks of toil : work and disfigurement in literature, film and philosophy

Author: Justin Vicari
Publisher: Jefferson, North Carolina : McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers, [2014]
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
"Subjects considered in this book include the films of Charlie Kaufman and Stan Brakhage, the fiction of Philip Roth and Don DeLillo, the feminist art criticism of Lucy Lippard, and the meanings of virtuality and the internet"--
Rating:

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

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

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

Details

Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
(DLC) 2014032944
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Justin Vicari
ISBN: 147661704X 9781476617046
OCLC Number: 890952664
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Introduction: We Halcyonians --
Motifs of physical capital and bodily transformation --
Eternity and the body --
Fictional bodies of the Great Depression --
The dean's laughing fit --
The road to Kotka at night --
The aesthetics of limbo --
Window babies --
Surplus and sacrifice --
This animal which is not one --
Dialectics at an impasse --
(In)conclusion: on the evanescent.
Responsibility: Justin Vicari.

Abstract:

Are people nothing more than their physical capital - what their bodies can produce and provide? This philosophical treatise examines the idea of mutational bodies as it has appeared in fiction and  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/890952664> # Marks of toil : work and disfigurement in literature, film and philosophy
    a schema:MediaObject, schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "890952664" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/ncu> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2077758412#Topic/literature_and_society> ; # Literature and society
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2077758412#Topic/human_capital_philosophy> ; # Human capital--Philosophy
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2077758412#Topic/social_science_anthropology_cultural> ; # SOCIAL SCIENCE--Anthropology--Cultural
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2077758412#Topic/work_in_motion_pictures> ; # Work in motion pictures
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/306.36/e23/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2077758412#Topic/mutilation_philosophy> ; # Mutilation--Philosophy
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2077758412#Topic/work_in_literature> ; # Work in literature
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2077758412#Topic/manual_work_philosophy> ; # Manual work--Philosophy
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2077758412#Topic/political_science_public_policy_cultural_policy> ; # POLITICAL SCIENCE--Public Policy--Cultural Policy
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2077758412#Topic/social_science_popular_culture> ; # SOCIAL SCIENCE--Popular Culture
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2077758412#Topic/motion_pictures_social_aspects> ; # Motion pictures--Social aspects
    schema:bookFormat schema:EBook ;
    schema:creator <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2077758412#Person/vicari_justin_1968> ; # Justin Vicari
    schema:datePublished "2014" ;
    schema:description ""Subjects considered in this book include the films of Charlie Kaufman and Stan Brakhage, the fiction of Philip Roth and Don DeLillo, the feminist art criticism of Lucy Lippard, and the meanings of virtuality and the internet"--"@en ;
    schema:description "Introduction: We Halcyonians -- Motifs of physical capital and bodily transformation -- Eternity and the body -- Fictional bodies of the Great Depression -- The dean's laughing fit -- The road to Kotka at night -- The aesthetics of limbo -- Window babies -- Surplus and sacrifice -- This animal which is not one -- Dialectics at an impasse -- (In)conclusion: on the evanescent."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/2077758412> ;
    schema:genre "Electronic books"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2077758412#CreativeWork/> ;
    schema:name "Marks of toil : work and disfigurement in literature, film and philosophy"@en ;
    schema:productID "890952664" ;
    schema:url <http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=844746> ;
    schema:url <http://site.ebrary.com/id/10929440> ;
    schema:url <http://public.eblib.com/choice/publicfullrecord.aspx?p=1784040> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781476617046> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/890952664> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2077758412#Person/vicari_justin_1968> # Justin Vicari
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1968" ;
    schema:familyName "Vicari" ;
    schema:givenName "Justin" ;
    schema:name "Justin Vicari" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2077758412#Topic/human_capital_philosophy> # Human capital--Philosophy
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Human capital--Philosophy"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2077758412#Topic/literature_and_society> # Literature and society
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Literature and society"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2077758412#Topic/manual_work_philosophy> # Manual work--Philosophy
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Manual work--Philosophy"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2077758412#Topic/motion_pictures_social_aspects> # Motion pictures--Social aspects
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Motion pictures--Social aspects"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2077758412#Topic/mutilation_philosophy> # Mutilation--Philosophy
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Mutilation--Philosophy"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2077758412#Topic/political_science_public_policy_cultural_policy> # POLITICAL SCIENCE--Public Policy--Cultural Policy
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "POLITICAL SCIENCE--Public Policy--Cultural Policy"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2077758412#Topic/social_science_anthropology_cultural> # SOCIAL SCIENCE--Anthropology--Cultural
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "SOCIAL SCIENCE--Anthropology--Cultural"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2077758412#Topic/social_science_popular_culture> # SOCIAL SCIENCE--Popular Culture
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "SOCIAL SCIENCE--Popular Culture"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2077758412#Topic/work_in_literature> # Work in literature
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Work in literature"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2077758412#Topic/work_in_motion_pictures> # Work in motion pictures
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Work in motion pictures"@en ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2077758412#CreativeWork/>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    schema:description "Print version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/890952664> ; # Marks of toil : work and disfigurement in literature, film and philosophy
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781476617046>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "147661704X" ;
    schema:isbn "9781476617046" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

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