The Resource Christianity and the detective story, edited by Anya Morlan and Walter Raubicheck ; contributors Dale Ahlquist [and fifteen others]

Christianity and the detective story, edited by Anya Morlan and Walter Raubicheck ; contributors Dale Ahlquist [and fifteen others]

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Christianity and the detective story
Title
Christianity and the detective story
Statement of responsibility
edited by Anya Morlan and Walter Raubicheck ; contributors Dale Ahlquist [and fifteen others]
Contributor
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • 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..
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
Dewey number
823.087209
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
PR830.D4
LC item number
.C475 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1950-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Morlan, Anya
  • Raubicheck, Walter
  • Ahlquist, Dale
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Detective and mystery stories, English
  • Christian ethics in literature
Label
Christianity and the detective story, edited by Anya Morlan and Walter Raubicheck ; contributors Dale Ahlquist [and fifteen others]
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
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. SAYERSCHAPTER 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
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (256 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781443865418
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computer
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c
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remote
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  • (CKB)3710000000218127
  • (EBL)1765193
  • (SSID)ssj0001288471
  • (PQKBManifestationID)12592233
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0001288471
  • (PQKBWorkID)11310429
  • (PQKB)11508676
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC1765193
  • (EXLCZ)993710000000218127
Label
Christianity and the detective story, edited by Anya Morlan and Walter Raubicheck ; contributors Dale Ahlquist [and fifteen others]
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
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. SAYERSCHAPTER 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
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (256 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781443865418
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)3710000000218127
  • (EBL)1765193
  • (SSID)ssj0001288471
  • (PQKBManifestationID)12592233
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0001288471
  • (PQKBWorkID)11310429
  • (PQKB)11508676
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC1765193
  • (EXLCZ)993710000000218127

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