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Author Munt, Sally.

Title Murder by the book? : feminism and the crime novel / /Sally R. Munt
Published London ; New York : Routledge, 1994

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Description viii, 262 pages ; 23 cm
Series Narrative forms and social formation
Narrative forms and social formations
Narrative forms and social formation
Narrative forms and social formations.
Contents 1. Masculinity and Masquerade or 'Is That a Gun in Your Pocket?' Mainstream women crime writers -- 2. The New Woman - A Sheep in Wolves' Clothing? Liberal feminist crime fiction -- 3. A Case of 'Death by Political Correction'? Socialist feminist crime fiction -- 4. 'A Change is Gonna Come'? Race politics in crime fiction by women -- 5. The Investigators: Lesbian crime fiction -- 6. Murdering the Inner Man? Psychoanalysis and feminist crime fiction -- 7. 'What Does it Mean to Sing "Somewhere Over the Rainbow" and Release Balloons?' Postmodernism and the crime fiction of Sarah Schulman -- 8. An Unsuitable Genre for a Woman?
Analysis English fiction Crime stories
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject American fiction -- Women authors -- History and criticism.
American fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Crime in literature.
Detective and mystery stories, American -- History and criticism.
Detective and mystery stories, English -- History and criticism.
English fiction -- Women authors -- History and criticism.
English fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Feminism and literature -- English-speaking countries -- History -- 20th century.
Feminism and literature -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.
Feminism and literature -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Feminist fiction -- History and criticism.
Women and literature -- English-speaking countries -- History -- 20th century.
Women and literature.
LC no. 93049588
ISBN 0415109183
0415109191 (paperback)