John Updike's Rabbit Tetralogy: Mastered Irony in Motion

By Marshall Boswell | Go to book overview

Index
Abraham, 9, 45
Absurd Hero in American Fiction, The (Galloway), 48n
Adam, 36
Adultery in the American Novel: Updike, James, and Hawthorne (Greiner), 92
American Book Award, 135
Angelo, Bonnie, 145n
“Araby” (Dubliners), 52
Armstrong, Neil, 107
Art of the Novel, The (Kundera), 238
Augustine of Hippo, 151, 159
Bakker, Jim, 224
Bakker, Tammy Faye, 224
Barth, John, 80, 231
Barth, Karl, 15–25, 49, 57, 59, 60, 63, 80, 92, 93, 102, 103, 114, 120, 154, 179, 208, 233; creatio ex nihilo, 17, 57, 63, 120; das Nicthige, 20–21, 114; evil, 17–18; inspiration for character of Reverend Kruppenbach, 59; role of ministry, view of, 59–60; something and nothingness, 16, 17, 18; Wholly Other God, 18, 57, 154
—Works: See Church Dogmatics; Dogmatics in Outline; The Word of God and the Word of Man
Barthes, Roland, 14
“Batter My Heart Three-Personed God, For You” (Donne), 180
Bech, Henry (Bech stories), 2n, 83
“Bech Meets Me, ” 2n
Beethoven, Ludwig van, 132
Being and Time (Heidegger), 15, 29, 34n, 151
Bellow, Saul, 80
Bhagavad-Gita, 25
Blake, William, 123, 230
“Blessed Man of Boston, My Grandmother's Thimble, and Fanning Island, The, ” 231
Bloom, Harold, 11
Bloom, Leopold (Ulysses), 42, 47, 50, 52
“Book That Changed Me, A, ” 7, 46n
Bork, Ned (A Month of Sundays), 21–22
Bruce, Lenny, 80
Burnett, Carol, 84, 86
Bunyan, John, 178
Byrds, The, 108
Campbell, Jeff, 21, 27, 43, 12, 50n, 59n, 77n
Carol Burnett Show, The, 84–85
Carter, Jimmy, 136, 137, 175
Cary, Joyce, 12, 41
Castorp, Hans (Magic Mountain), 82
Centaur, The, 21, 27, 52
Challenger space shuttle, 191
“Chambered Nautilus, The” (Holmes), 134, 198
Charlie's Angels, 150
Chernyshevsky, Nikolai, 78–79, 80, 81, 105
Church Dogmatics (Barth), 16, 17, 103

-247-

Notes for this page

Add a new note
If you are trying to select text to create highlights or citations, remember that you must now click or tap on the first word, and then click or tap on the last word.
One moment ...
Default project is now your active project.
Project items
Notes
Cite this page

Cited page

Style
Citations are available only to our active members.
Buy instant access to cite pages or passages in MLA 8, MLA 7, APA and Chicago citation styles.

(Einhorn, 1992, p. 25)

(Einhorn 25)

(Einhorn 25)

1. Lois J. Einhorn, Abraham Lincoln, the Orator: Penetrating the Lincoln Legend (Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1992), 25, http://www.questia.com/read/27419298.

Note: primary sources have slightly different requirements for citation. Please see these guidelines for more information.

Cited page

Bookmark this page
John Updike's Rabbit Tetralogy: Mastered Irony in Motion
Table of contents

Table of contents

  • Title Page *
  • Contents vii
  • Acknowledgments ix
  • A Note on the Texts xi
  • John Updike's Rabbit Tetralogy *
  • Introduction - Mastered Irony and the Mega-Novel 1
  • One - Kierkegaard, Updike, and the Zigzag of Angst 26
  • Two - The Doorway into Utter Confusion 76
  • Three - More Stately Mansions 130
  • Four - Repetition and Recapitulation 186
  • Conclusion - Inside America 231
  • Bibliography 241
  • Index 247
Settings

Settings

Typeface
Text size Smaller Larger Reset View mode
Search within

Search within this book

Look up

Look up a word

  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
Please submit a word or phrase above.
Print this page

Print this page

Why can't I print more than one page at a time?

Help
Full screen
Items saved from this book
  • Bookmarks
  • Highlights & Notes
  • Citations
/ 254

matching results for page

    Questia reader help

    How to highlight and cite specific passages

    1. Click or tap the first word you want to select.
    2. Click or tap the last word you want to select, and you’ll see everything in between get selected.
    3. You’ll then get a menu of options like creating a highlight or a citation from that passage of text.

    OK, got it!

    Cited passage

    Style
    Citations are available only to our active members.
    Buy instant access to cite pages or passages in MLA 8, MLA 7, APA and Chicago citation styles.

    "Portraying himself as an honest, ordinary person helped Lincoln identify with his audiences." (Einhorn, 1992, p. 25).

    "Portraying himself as an honest, ordinary person helped Lincoln identify with his audiences." (Einhorn 25)

    "Portraying himself as an honest, ordinary person helped Lincoln identify with his audiences." (Einhorn 25)

    "Portraying himself as an honest, ordinary person helped Lincoln identify with his audiences."1

    1. Lois J. Einhorn, Abraham Lincoln, the Orator: Penetrating the Lincoln Legend (Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1992), 25, http://www.questia.com/read/27419298.

    Cited passage

    Thanks for trying Questia!

    Please continue trying out our research tools, but please note, full functionality is available only to our active members.

    Your work will be lost once you leave this Web page.

    Buy instant access to save your work.

    Already a member? Log in now.

    Search by... Author
    Show... All Results Primary Sources Peer-reviewed

    Oops!

    An unknown error has occurred. Please click the button below to reload the page. If the problem persists, please try again in a little while.