Politics And Society In Italian Crime Fiction

Pub Date : 2014-01-02 | Author : Barbara Pezzotti | Publisher : McFarland

ISBN 10 : 9780786476527
ISBN 13 : 0786476524

This book comprehensively covers the history of Italian crime fiction from its origins to the present. Using the concept of "moral rebellion," the author examines the ways in which..

Italian Crime Fiction

Pub Date : 2011-10-01 | Author : | Publisher : University of Wales Press

ISBN 10 : 9780708324332
ISBN 13 : 0708324339

The present volume is the first study in the English language to focus specifically on Italian crime fiction, weaving together a historical perspective and a thematic approach, wit..

Assassinations And Murder In Modern Italy

Pub Date : 2007-10-15 | Author : S. Gundle | Publisher : Springer

ISBN 10 : 9780230606913
ISBN 13 : 0230606911

An extraordinary series of murders and political assassinations has marked contemporary Italian history, from the killing of the king in 1900 to the assassination of former prime m..

The Foreign In International Crime Fiction

Pub Date : 2012-06-14 | Author : Jean Anderson | Publisher : A&C Black

ISBN 10 : 9781441177032
ISBN 13 : 1441177035

'The foreigner' is a familiar character in popular crime fiction, from the foreign detective whose outsider status provides a unique perspective on a familiar or exotic location to..

Sleuthing Ethnicity

Pub Date : 2003 | Author : Dorothea Fischer-Hornung | Publisher : Fairleigh Dickinson Univ Press

ISBN 10 : 0838639798
ISBN 13 : 9780838639795

Sleuthing Ethnicity: The Detective in Multiethnic Crime Fiction reflects the fact that ethnic detective novels have by now become an accepted subgenre of detective fiction. This vo..