Über den Autor
Stuart A. Scheingold is Emeritus Professor of Political Science at the University of Washington (Seattle), USA. He is the author or editor of 16 books and was the recipient of the Lifetime Achievement Award from the American Political Science Association in 2004.
Chapter 1: Novels of Political Estrangement: Subversion of Agency in the Twentieth Century; Chapter 2: Anti-War Novels in the 20th Century: An Anti-Modern Drift; Chapter 3: The Alchemy of Catastrophe: Seeking Spiritual Solace in the Ashes of the Holocaust; Chapter 4: Aftermath of Disaster: The Nazi Legacy; Chapter 5: The Contradictions of Democracy: Political Estrangement in the U.S. and the U.K.; Chapter 6: Re-Imagining the 20th Century, Remembering the 21st.
Reveals how novels of political estrangement have drawn on cultural narratives to capture the zeitgeist of the twentieth century and the disillusionment of modernism. >rn