omitir hasta el contenido
The spy novels of John le Carré : balancing ethics and politics Ver este material de antemano
CerrarVer este material de antemano
Chequeando…

The spy novels of John le Carré : balancing ethics and politics

Autor: Myron Joel Aronoff
Editorial: New York : St. Martin's Press, 1998.
Edición/Formato:   Libro : Inglés (eng) : 1st edVer todas las ediciones y todos los formatos
Base de datos:WorldCat
Resumen:
A prolific author with millions of fans, and novels that routinely climb the bestseller charts, John le Carre is more than simply a genre writer. Myron J. Aronoff contends that le Carre's spy novels grapple with one of the most pressing political issues facing the world community today: what extreme - and often undemocratic - means are justifiable to protect democracy in this post-Cold War era? As such, Aronoff  Leer más
Calificación:

(todavía no calificado) 0 con reseñas - Ser el primero.

Temas
Más materiales como éste

 

Encontrar un ejemplar en la biblioteca

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Encontrando bibliotecas que tienen este material…

Detalles

Género/Forma: Criticism, interpretation, etc
History
Persona designada: John Le Carré; John Le Carré; John Le Carré; John Le Carré; John Le Carré
Tipo de material: Recurso en Internet
Tipo de documento: Libro/Texto, Recurso en Internet
Todos autores / colaboradores: Myron Joel Aronoff
ISBN: 0312214820 9780312214821
Número OCLC: 39810966
Descripción: xi, 316 p. ; 22 cm.
Contenido: ch. 1. George Smiley: liberal sentiment and skeptical balance --
ch. 2. Ambiguous moralism: loyalty and betrayal --
ch. 3. Skepticism: balancing dreams and realities --
ch. 4. Balancing means and ends: the limits of raison d'État --
ch. 5. Ambiguity of human nature: motives and personality --
ch. 6. Bureaucratic politics: domestic and international --
ch. 7. Culture and craft of espionage --
ch. 8. Fiction and the real world of espionage --
ch. 9. Learning to live with ambiguity: balancing ethical and political imperatives.
Responsabilidad: Myron J. Aronoff.
Más información:

Resumen:

A prolific author with millions of fans, and novels that routinely climb the bestseller charts, John le Carre is more than simply a genre writer. Myron J. Aronoff contends that le Carre's spy novels grapple with one of the most pressing political issues facing the world community today: what extreme - and often undemocratic - means are justifiable to protect democracy in this post-Cold War era? As such, Aronoff demonstrates that le Carre's novels use espionage as a metaphor for politics, and his unforgettable characters dramatize the classic conflict between individual sovereignty and governmental loyalty and power.

Reseñas

Reseñas contribuidas por usuarios
Recuperando reseñas de GoodReads…
Recuperando reseñas de DOGObooks…

Etiquetas

Ser el primero.
Confirmar este pedido

Ya ha pedido este material. Escoja OK si desea procesar el pedido de todos modos.

Datos enlazados


<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/39810966>
library:oclcnum"39810966"
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
owl:sameAs<info:oclcnum/39810966>
rdf:typeschema:Book
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008109615>
rdf:typeschema:Intangible
schema:name"Politics and literature--Great Britain--History--20th century."@en
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:bookEdition"1st ed."
schema:creator
schema:datePublished"1998"
schema:datePublished"1999"
schema:description"A prolific author with millions of fans, and novels that routinely climb the bestseller charts, John le Carre is more than simply a genre writer. Myron J. Aronoff contends that le Carre's spy novels grapple with one of the most pressing political issues facing the world community today: what extreme - and often undemocratic - means are justifiable to protect democracy in this post-Cold War era? As such, Aronoff demonstrates that le Carre's novels use espionage as a metaphor for politics, and his unforgettable characters dramatize the classic conflict between individual sovereignty and governmental loyalty and power."@en
schema:exampleOfWork<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/36583852>
schema:genre"Criticism, interpretation, etc."@en
schema:genre"History"@en
schema:genre"History."@en
schema:inLanguage"en"
schema:name"The spy novels of John le Carré : balancing ethics and politics"@en
schema:numberOfPages"316"
schema:publisher
schema:url
schema:workExample

Content-negotiable representations

Cerrar ventana

Inicie una sesión con WorldCat 

¿No tienes una cuenta? Puede fácilmente crear una cuenta gratuita.