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The Semiotics of a Bourgeois Society [electronic resource]: An Analysis of the Aguafuertes Porteñas by Roberto Arlt

Victoria Martinez
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EBook; Book; Online
Published
Potomac, Md., U.S.A. : Scripta Humanistica, 1997. (New York, NY. : Digitalia Inc, 2012).
Language
English
Series
Scripta humanistica
Scripta Humanistica (Series)
Digitalia eBook Collection: Scripta Humanistica
ISBN
1882528220 (pbk.), 9781882528226 (pbk.)
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Contents
  • Ch. 1. General Characteristics of the Aguafuertes Portenas. 1.1. Reflections of Buenos Aires. 1.2. Setting. 1.3. Characters. 1.4. Narrative Structure
  • Ch. 2. The Language of the Essays. 2.1. Implied Versus Real Author. 2.2. The Serio-comic Nature of the Essays. 2.3. Multivoiced Narrative. 2.4. Examples of Variations in Voice. 2.5. Conversations
  • Ch. 3. Utterances and the Lexicon. 3.1. Cultural Codes. 3.2. The Speech Act. 3.3. The Lexicon
  • Ch. 4. Oppositions Produced by Class Struggle. 4.1. Markedness. 4.2. Power and Solidarity
  • Ch. 5. Courtship, Marriage, and the Role of the Female
  • App. A. Sources of Aguafuertes Portenas
  • Appendix of Aguafuertes That Appear in El Mundo.
Description
1 online resource (198 p.)
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (p. 125-128).
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Scripta humanistica ; 132
Scripta Humanistica (Series) 132
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