Birth of a Jungle : Animality in Progressive-Era U.S. Literature and Culture

By: Lundblad, MichaelMaterial type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on DemandPublisher: Cary : Oxford University Press, USA, 2013Description: 1 online resource (233 p.)ISBN: 9780199917587Subject(s): American literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism | Animals in literature | Human-animal relationships in literatureGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Birth of a Jungle : Animality in Progressive-Era U.S. Literature and CultureDDC classification: 810.9/362 LOC classification: PS228.A54.L87 2013ebOnline resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
""Cover""; ""Contents""; ""Acknowledgments""; ""Introduction: The Nature of the Beast in U.S. Culture""; ""PART ONE: Epistemology of the Jungle""; ""1. Progressive-Era Sexuality and the Nature of the Beast in Henry James""; ""2. Between Species: Queering the Wolf in Jack London""; ""PART TWO: Survival of the Fittest Market""; ""3. The Octopus and the Corporation: Monstrous Animality in Norris, Spencer, and Carnegie""; ""4. The Working-Class Beast: Frank Norris and Upton Sinclair""; ""PART THREE: The Evolution of Race""; ""5. Archaeology of a Humane Society: Animality, Savagery, Blackness""
""6. Black Savage, White Animal: Tarzan�s American Jungle""""Epilogue. Animal Legacies: William Jennings Bryan and the Scopes “Monkey Trial�""; ""Notes""; ""Bibliography""; ""Index""; ""A""; ""B""; ""C""; ""D""; ""E""; ""F""; ""G""; ""H""; ""I""; ""J""; ""K""; ""L""; ""M""; ""N""; ""O""; ""P""; ""Q""; ""R""; ""S""; ""T""; ""U""; ""V""; ""W""; ""Z""
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""Cover""; ""Contents""; ""Acknowledgments""; ""Introduction: The Nature of the Beast in U.S. Culture""; ""PART ONE: Epistemology of the Jungle""; ""1. Progressive-Era Sexuality and the Nature of the Beast in Henry James""; ""2. Between Species: Queering the Wolf in Jack London""; ""PART TWO: Survival of the Fittest Market""; ""3. The Octopus and the Corporation: Monstrous Animality in Norris, Spencer, and Carnegie""; ""4. The Working-Class Beast: Frank Norris and Upton Sinclair""; ""PART THREE: The Evolution of Race""; ""5. Archaeology of a Humane Society: Animality, Savagery, Blackness""

""6. Black Savage, White Animal: Tarzan�s American Jungle""""Epilogue. Animal Legacies: William Jennings Bryan and the Scopes “Monkey Trial�""; ""Notes""; ""Bibliography""; ""Index""; ""A""; ""B""; ""C""; ""D""; ""E""; ""F""; ""G""; ""H""; ""I""; ""J""; ""K""; ""L""; ""M""; ""N""; ""O""; ""P""; ""Q""; ""R""; ""S""; ""T""; ""U""; ""V""; ""W""; ""Z""

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Michael Lundblad is Associate Professor in the Department of Literature, Area Studies, and European Languages at the University of Oslo, Norway. He is the coeditor, with Marianne DeKoven, of Species Matters: Humane Advocacy and Cultural Theory.

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