Violence in Anthony Burgess' Clockwork Orange (Social Issues in Literature) (Paperback)

Violence in Anthony Burgess' Clockwork Orange (Social Issues in Literature) By Dedria Bryfonski (Editor) Cover Image
By Dedria Bryfonski (Editor)
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Anthony Burgess' A Clockwork Orange has become a cult classic among fans of dystopian fiction. The 1962 novel, which utilizes extreme violence as a method of questioning free will, received mixed reviews upon publication, with some critics praising the book and others condemning it. This informative volume explores the life and work of Anthony Burgess, focusing on themes of human nature, violence, and freedom of choice through the lens of A Clockwork Orange. Contemporary issues including gang violence and violence against women are also discussed.


Product Details
ISBN: 9780737769890
ISBN-10: 0737769890
Publisher: Greenhaven Publishing
Publication Date: September 26th, 2014
Pages: 200
Language: English
Series: Social Issues in Literature