The Resource Visions of filth : deviancy and social control in the novels of Galdos, Teresa Fuentes Peris, (electronic resource/)

Visions of filth : deviancy and social control in the novels of Galdos, Teresa Fuentes Peris, (electronic resource/)

Label
Visions of filth : deviancy and social control in the novels of Galdos
Title
Visions of filth
Title remainder
deviancy and social control in the novels of Galdos
Statement of responsibility
Teresa Fuentes Peris
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This book explores how notions of deviancy and social control are dramatized in the novels of the late nineteenth-century Spanish realist author Benito Perez Galdos. Galdos?s treatment of prostitutes, alcoholics, beggars and vagrants is studied within the context of the socio-cultural and medical debates circulating during the period. Drawing on Foucault?s very specific conceptualisation of the idea of control through discourses, the book analyses how Galdos?s novels interacted with contemporary debates on poverty and deviancy? notably, discourses on hygiene, domesticity and philanthropy. It
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
863/.5
Index
index present
LC call number
PQ6555.Z5
LC item number
F87 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Visions of filth : deviancy and social control in the novels of Galdos, Teresa Fuentes Peris, (electronic resource/)
Link
http://library.quincycollege.edu:2048/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=117421
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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
Control code
ocn276170233
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (access may be restricted)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institution
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
22573/ctt5p5bvv
Label
Visions of filth : deviancy and social control in the novels of Galdos, Teresa Fuentes Peris, (electronic resource/)
Link
http://library.quincycollege.edu:2048/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=117421
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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
Control code
ocn276170233
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (access may be restricted)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institution
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
22573/ctt5p5bvv

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