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Millennial seduction : a skeptic confronts apocalyptic culture

Author
Quinby, Lee, 1946-
Title
Millennial seduction : a skeptic confronts apocalyptic culture / Lee Quinby.
Format
Book
Published
Ithaca, N.Y. : Cornell University Press, 1999.
Description
ix, 182 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (pages 171-178) and index.
Contents
  • Introduction: threshold of revelation
  • Skeptical revelations of an American feminist on Patmos
  • Teaching on the threshold: angels and skeptics
  • Genealogical skepticism: how theory confronts millennialism
  • Millennialist morality and the problem of chastity
  • Coercive purity: the dangerous promise of apocalyptic masculinity
  • Feeling Jezebel: exposing apocalyptic gender panic and other con games; Addendum: circuits of revelation
  • Programmed perfection, technoppression, and cyborg flesh
  • Epilogue: skepticism as a way of life.
Subject headings
Skepticism.
Millennium (Eschatology)
End of the world.
ISBN
0801435927 (cloth ; acid-free paper)
9780801435928 (cloth ; acid-free paper)
0801486017 (paperback)
9780801486012
0801486017
0801486077 (paperback)

Holdings

Library
Blmgtn - Herman B Wells Library
Call Number
BL2747 .Q56 1999
Location
Wells Library - Research Coll. - Stacks
Floor
4th Floor, East Tower
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Library
Blmgtn - Auxiliary Library Facility
Call Number
BL2747 .Q56 1999
Location
Auxiliary Library Facility - Stacks