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Title Depression in J.D. Salinger's The catcher in the rye / Dedria Bryfonski, book editor.

Publication Info. Detroit [Mich.] : Greenhaven Press, [2009]


Location Call No. Status
 Newington, Lucy Robbins Welles Library - Adult Department  813.54 SALINGER    Check Shelf
Description 218 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Series Social issues in literature series
Social issues in literature.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 207-211) and index.
Contents The background of J.D. Salinger. The life of J.D. Salinger / Warren French ; J.D. Salinger as New Yorker writer / David L. Stevenson -- The catcher in the rye and depression. Holden Caulfield is disgusted by phoniness / Harrison Smith ; Holden Caulfield is searching for love / Arthur Heiserman and James E. Miller, Jr. ; Holden Caulfield is searching for a father / Jonathan Baumbach ; Holden Caulfield is depressed by the world and by his own failings / Ihab Hassan ; Holden Caulfield suffers from unresolved sexual conflict / Duane Edwards ; Holden Caulfield's problems are sexual / James Bryan ; Holden Caulfield is unable to cope with an adult world / Peter J. Seng ; Holden Caulfield is afraid of growing up and competing in an adult world / Joanne Irving ; Holden Caulfield is dealing with the expected angst of adolescence / Peter Shaw ; Holden Caulfield is a teenage Everyman / Robert Coles ; Holden Caulfield's problems are caused by capitalism / Carol Ohmann and Richard Ohmann ; Holden Caulfield's depression is caused by emotional, not political, factors / James E. Miller, Jr. -- Contemporary perspectives on depression. Many risk factors can trigger depression / Bev Cobain ; An inability to communicate feelings puts teenage boys at risk of depression / Ellen McGrath ; Many children are not treated for their depression / Marianne D. Hurst ; The transition to high school increases the potential for depression / Barbara M. Newman ... [et al.] ; Young and depressed / Pat Wingert and Barbara Kantrowitz.
Subject Salinger, J. D. (Jerome David), 1919-2010 Catcher in the rye -- Juvenile literature.
Depression, Mental, in literature -- Juvenile literature.
Salinger, J. D. (Jerome David), 1919-2010 -- Characters -- Holden Caulfield -- Juvenile literature.
Caulfield, Holden (Fictitious character) -- Juvenile literature.
Depression, Mental -- Juvenile literature.
Depression in adolescence -- Juvenile literature.
Added Author Bryfonski, Dedria.
Added Title Catcher in the rye
ISBN 9780737742565
9780737742572 paperback
0737742577 paperback
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