The TabooeBook - 2010
From a Polynesian word meaning 'prohibition', a taboo is a social more that should not be broken by society's participants, for doing so can mean punishment. This book discusses the role of the taboo in Howl, Lolita, Lord of the Flies, The Miller's Tale, and many more works.
Publisher: New York : Bloom's Literary Criticism, c2010
Characteristics: 1 online resource (xvi, 275 p.)