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The Readers' Advisory Guide to Genre Fiction - Page 36
by Joyce G. Saricks - 2001 - 460 pages
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Handbook of American Folklore

Richard Mercer Dorson - Social Science - 1986 - 584 pages
...1931); see also Richard M. Dorson, America in Legend (New York: Pantheon Books, 1973), pp. 108-21. 33. John G. Cawelti. Adventure, Mystery, and Romance: Formula Stories as Art and Popular Culture (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1976). 34. Axel Olrik, "Epic Laws of Folk Literature,"...
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Interpretive Conventions: The Reader in the Study of American Fiction

Steven Mailloux - American fiction - 1984 - 228 pages
...Theory of Literary Discourse (Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1977), ch. 2. On subgenres see John G. Cawelti, Adventure, Mystery, and Romance: Formula Stories as Art and Popular Culture (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1976). 132 suits through lonely forests)."17...
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Habits of the Heart: Individualism and Commitment in American Life

Robert Neelly Bellah - Religion - 1985 - 355 pages
Based on conversations with hundreds of Americans, this volume reveals the self-understanding of Americans as a people and as a nation
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Comic Crime

Earl F. Bargainnier - Literary Criticism - 1987 - 195 pages
...1975. Nobody's Perfect, M. Evans, 1977. Why Me, Viking, 1983. High Adventure, Mysterious Press, 1985. 3 John G. Cawelti, Adventure, Mystery, and Romance: Formula Stories as Art and Popular Culture (Chicago: Univ. of Chicago Press, 1976), p. 74. Is It Or Isn't It?: The Duality of...
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The Age of Sex Crime

Jane Caputi - Social Science - 1987 - 246 pages
...pornographic photo." Brad Darrach and Joel Norris, "An American Tragedy," Life, August 1984, pp. 58-74. 98See John G. Cawelti, Adventure, Mystery and Romance: Formula Stories as Art and Popular Culture (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1976), pp. 148-61; E. Ann Kaplan, Women in Film...
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Ideology and Classic American Literature

Sacvan Bercovitch, Myra Jehlen - Literary Criticism - 1986 - 451 pages
...1981); William T. Pilkington, ed., Critical Essays on the Western American Novel (Boston, 1981). 32 John G. Cawelti, Adventure, Mystery, and Romance: Formula Stories as Art and Popular Culture (Chicago, 1976). 33 Cawelti, Adventure, Mystery, and Romance, p. 249. Elsewhere, Cawelti...
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Reconstructing Womanhood : The Emergence of the Afro-American Woman Novelist ...

Hazel V. Carby Professor of English and Afro-American Studies Yale University - Electronic books - 1987 - 240 pages
...Accents: Dime Novels and Working-Class Culture in 19th-Century America (London: Verso, 1987). 2. See John G. Cawelti, Adventure, Mystery, and Romance: Formula Stories as Art and Popular Culture (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1976), pp. 264-65, for his argument about the...
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Chernenko: The Last Bolshevik : The Soviet Union on the Eve of Perestroika

Ilya Zemtsov - Biography & Autobiography - 1989 - 308 pages
...palisades, com, and war cries (188). 12 'Recent Novels." The Nation, LXXV (October 23, 1902), 331. 13 John G. Cawelti, Adventure, Mystery, and Romance: Formula Stories as Art and Popular Culture (Chicago, 1976), 215, 227. the implicit egalitarianism of the earlier mode [of the...
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Searching the Heart:Women, Men, and Romantic Love in Nineteenth-Century America

Karen Lystra - History - 1989 - 352 pages
...attraction. See Kay Mussell, Women's Gothic and Romantic Fiction: A Reference Guide (Westport, Conn., 1981); John G. Cawelti, Adventure, Mystery, and Romance: Formula Stories as Art and Popular Culture (Chicago, 1976); Janice A. Radway, "The Utopian Impulse in Popular Literature: Gothic...
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Conspiracy and Romance: Studies in Brockden Brown, Cooper, Hawthorne, and ...

Robert S. Levine, Robert Steven Levine - Literary Criticism - 1989 - 302 pages
...Balzac, Henry James, Melodrama, and the Mode of Excess (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 1976); John G. Cawelti, Adventure, Mystery, and Romance: Formula Stories as Art and Popular Culture (University of Chicago Press, 1976), esp. pp. 44-7, 260-95; and Tompkins, Sensational...
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