Desire and the Political Unconscious in American Literature

Eros and Ideology

  • Sam B. Girgus

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-ix
  2. America and the Semantics of Desire

  3. Oedipus

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 47-47
    2. Sam B. Girgus
      Pages 49-78
  4. Narcissus

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 105-105
  5. Thanatos

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 153-153
    2. Sam B. Girgus
      Pages 180-223
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 232-236

About this book

Keywords

America American literature Amerikanische Literatur English literature eros ideology literature

Authors and affiliations

  • Sam B. Girgus
    • 1
  1. 1.University of OregonUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-349-20723-7
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 1990
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Literature & Performing Arts Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-20725-1
  • Online ISBN 978-1-349-20723-7
  • About this book