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The Resource Design and debris : a chaotics of postmodern American fiction, Joseph M. Conte

Design and debris : a chaotics of postmodern American fiction, Joseph M. Conte

Label
Design and debris : a chaotics of postmodern American fiction
Title
Design and debris
Title remainder
a chaotics of postmodern American fiction
Statement of responsibility
Joseph M. Conte
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.5409113
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
PS374.C4
LC item number
C66 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Design and debris : a chaotics of postmodern American fiction, Joseph M. Conte
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [249]-260) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Being in uncertainties : orderly disorder in postmodern American fiction -- Design and debris : John Hawkes's Travesty, chaos theory, and the swerve -- Discipline and anarchy : disrupted codes in Kathy Acker's Empire of the senseless -- American oulipo : proceduralism in the novels of Gilbert Sorrentino, Harry Mathews, and John Barth -- Noise and signal : information theory in Don Delillo's White noise -- The perfect game : dynamic equilibrium and the bifurcation point in Robert Coover's The Universal Baseball Association -- The excluded middle : complexity in Thomas Pynchon's Gravity's rainbow -- The superabundance of cyberspace : postmodern fiction in the information age
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 271 p.
Isbn
9780817311155
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2001005650
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn370647460
Label
Design and debris : a chaotics of postmodern American fiction, Joseph M. Conte
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [249]-260) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Being in uncertainties : orderly disorder in postmodern American fiction -- Design and debris : John Hawkes's Travesty, chaos theory, and the swerve -- Discipline and anarchy : disrupted codes in Kathy Acker's Empire of the senseless -- American oulipo : proceduralism in the novels of Gilbert Sorrentino, Harry Mathews, and John Barth -- Noise and signal : information theory in Don Delillo's White noise -- The perfect game : dynamic equilibrium and the bifurcation point in Robert Coover's The Universal Baseball Association -- The excluded middle : complexity in Thomas Pynchon's Gravity's rainbow -- The superabundance of cyberspace : postmodern fiction in the information age
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 271 p.
Isbn
9780817311155
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2001005650
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn370647460

Library Locations

    • Harold B. Lee Library Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, 84602, US
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