The Resource Christianity and the Detective Story

Christianity and the Detective Story

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Christianity and the Detective Story
Title
Christianity and the Detective Story
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Language
eng
Summary
Christianity and the Detective Story is the first book to gather together academic criticism on this particular connection between religion and popular culture. The articles cover the origin of this relationship in the works of G. K. Chesterton, examine its development through the "Golden Age" of mystery writers such as Dorothy L. Sayers, and include discussions of recent and contemporary television crime dramas. The volume makes a strong case for viewing mystery writing as a valid means of p..
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MiAaPQ
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Raubicheck, Walter
LC call number
PR830.D4 -- .C475 2013eb
Literary form
non fiction
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dictionaries
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  • Morlan, Anya
  • ProQuest (Firm)
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  • Christian ethics in literature
  • Detective and mystery stories, English -- History and criticism
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Christianity and the Detective Story
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http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/multco/detail.action?docID=1765193
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Publication
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online resource
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cr
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
TABLE OF CONTENTS -- PREFACE -- ACKNOWLEDGMENTS -- INTRODUCTION -- I: FROM MYSTERY TO MYSTERY -- CHAPTER ONE - IS A "CHRISTIAN" MYSTERY STORY POSSIBLE? -- CHAPTER TWO - NGAIO MARSH'S INNOCENT VICARAGE -- CHAPTER THREE - THEODICY AND THE DETECTIVE STORY -- CHAPTER FOUR - LOCKED ROOM MYSTERIES FROM THE BOOK OF DANIEL TO LAURIE R. KING -- CHAPTER FIVE - MURDER MYSTERY AND HOLY MYSTERIES IN CHARLES WILLIAMS' WAR IN HEAVEN -- II: THE CASE OF DOROTHY SAYERS -- CHAPTER SIX - DOROTHY L. SAYERS, THE TRINITY, AND READERS' RESPONSE -- CHAPTER SEVEN - DOROTHY L. SAYERS AND THE THEOLOGY OF GENDER -- CHAPTER EIGHT - CONVENTION AND INNOVATION IN THE WORK OF DOROTHY L. SAYERS -- CHAPTER NINE - JUSTICE IN THE WAR YEARS -- III: DETECTIVE AS PROPHET -- CHAPTER TEN - THE RELIGIOUS DIMENSION IN H.R.F. KEATING'S UNDER A MONSOON CLOUD -- CHAPTER ELEVEN - MORSE, THE CHRISTIAN? -- CHAPTER TWELVE - THE DECTECTIVE AS PROPHET -- IV: RECENT DETECTIVES -- CHAPTER THIRTEEN - "'WHY' DOESN'T MAKE ANY DIFFERENCE. IT'S TIME YOU MOVED ON FAITH" -- CHAPTER FOURTEEN - "THE JESUITS TAUGHT ME HOW TO THINK" -- CHAPTER FIFTEEN - THE DETECTIVE STORY AND THE QUEST FOR DOWEL -- CONTRIBUTORS -- INDEX
Control code
EBC1765193
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (256 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781443865418
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computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2017. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
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unknown sound
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remote
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  • (MiAaPQ)EBC1765193
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL1765193
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10909459
  • (CaONFJC)MIL636917
  • (OCoLC)887507725
Label
Christianity and the Detective Story
Link
http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/multco/detail.action?docID=1765193
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
TABLE OF CONTENTS -- PREFACE -- ACKNOWLEDGMENTS -- INTRODUCTION -- I: FROM MYSTERY TO MYSTERY -- CHAPTER ONE - IS A "CHRISTIAN" MYSTERY STORY POSSIBLE? -- CHAPTER TWO - NGAIO MARSH'S INNOCENT VICARAGE -- CHAPTER THREE - THEODICY AND THE DETECTIVE STORY -- CHAPTER FOUR - LOCKED ROOM MYSTERIES FROM THE BOOK OF DANIEL TO LAURIE R. KING -- CHAPTER FIVE - MURDER MYSTERY AND HOLY MYSTERIES IN CHARLES WILLIAMS' WAR IN HEAVEN -- II: THE CASE OF DOROTHY SAYERS -- CHAPTER SIX - DOROTHY L. SAYERS, THE TRINITY, AND READERS' RESPONSE -- CHAPTER SEVEN - DOROTHY L. SAYERS AND THE THEOLOGY OF GENDER -- CHAPTER EIGHT - CONVENTION AND INNOVATION IN THE WORK OF DOROTHY L. SAYERS -- CHAPTER NINE - JUSTICE IN THE WAR YEARS -- III: DETECTIVE AS PROPHET -- CHAPTER TEN - THE RELIGIOUS DIMENSION IN H.R.F. KEATING'S UNDER A MONSOON CLOUD -- CHAPTER ELEVEN - MORSE, THE CHRISTIAN? -- CHAPTER TWELVE - THE DECTECTIVE AS PROPHET -- IV: RECENT DETECTIVES -- CHAPTER THIRTEEN - "'WHY' DOESN'T MAKE ANY DIFFERENCE. IT'S TIME YOU MOVED ON FAITH" -- CHAPTER FOURTEEN - "THE JESUITS TAUGHT ME HOW TO THINK" -- CHAPTER FIFTEEN - THE DETECTIVE STORY AND THE QUEST FOR DOWEL -- CONTRIBUTORS -- INDEX
Control code
EBC1765193
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (256 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781443865418
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2017. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC1765193
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL1765193
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10909459
  • (CaONFJC)MIL636917
  • (OCoLC)887507725

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