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Author Nonnekes, Paul, 1961-

Title Northern love : an exploration of Canadian masculinity / Paul Nonnekes
Published Edmonton : AU Press, [2008]
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Description 1 online resource
Series Cultural dialectics series
Cultural dialectics.
Contents Section 1. Strange Love -- Naming and Seeing -- Master and Slave -- The Imaginary -- Strange Gender -- Love and Trauma -- Section 1. Intersubjective Love -- Recognition -- Intersubjectivity -- The Contract -- Conclusion
Summary In Northern Love, Paul Nonnekes pursues debates in psychoanalysis and cultural theory in pursuit of a distinctive conception of a Canadian masculinity. In close discussions of novels by Rudy Wiebe (A Discovery of Strangers) and Robert Kroetsch (The Man from the Creeks), Nonnekes ranges from Hegel to Lacan, and Butler and Kristeva to Žižek, eliciting an evolving conception of love characteristic of the Canadian cultural imaginary
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 131-133) and index
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Subject Kroetsch, Robert, 1927-2011 -- Characters -- Peek
Wiebe, Rudy, 1934- -- Characters -- Robert Hood
Hood, Robert (Fictitious character)
Indians in literature.
Love in literature.
Love -- Psychological aspects.
Masculinity in literature.
Masculinity -- Social aspects -- Canada.
Masculinity -- Canada.
Peek (Fictitious character)
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1282819577