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Blacker, Sarah - A Companion to Critical and Cultural Theory, ebook

A Companion to Critical and Cultural Theory

Blacker, Sarah


This Companion addresses the contemporary transformation of critical and cultural theory, with special emphasis on the way debates in the field have changed in recent decades. Features original essays from an international team of cultural

Smith, Philip - Cultural Theory: An Introduction, ebook

Cultural Theory: An Introduction

Smith, Philip


This second edition of Cultural Theory provides a concise introduction to cultural theory, placing major figures, traditional concepts, and contemporary themes within a sharp

Barbera, Jessica Rae - A Dictionary of Cultural and Critical Theory, ebook

A Dictionary of Cultural and Critical Theory

Barbera, Jessica Rae


Now thoroughly updated and revised, this new edition of the highly acclaimed dictionary provides an authoritative and accessible guide to modern ideas in the broad interdisciplinary fields of cultural and critical theory Updated to feature over 40 new entries including pieces on Alain Badiou,

Ryan, Michael - Literary Theory: A Practical Introduction, ebook

Literary Theory: A Practical Introduction

Ryan, Michael


Now in its Third Edition, Literary Theory: A Practical Introduction presents a comprehensive introduction to the full range of contemporary approaches to the study of literature and culture, from formalism, structuralism, and historicism to ethnic, gender, and science studies. This edition

Ng, Edwin - Buddhism and Cultural Studies, ebook

Buddhism and Cultural Studies

Ng, Edwin


Table of contents
1. Introduction
Edwin Ng
2. Towards a Spiritually Engaged Cultural Studies
Edwin Ng
3. Methods, Traditions, Liminal Identities
Edwin Ng
4. Of Intellectual Hospitality, Buddhism and Deconstruction
Edwin Ng
5. The ‘Religious Question’ in Foucault’s Genealogies of Experience

Ponzanesi, Sandra - The Postcolonial Cultural Industry, ebook

The Postcolonial Cultural Industry

Ponzanesi, Sandra


The Postcolonial Cultural Industry: Notes on Theory and Practice
Sandra Ponzanesi
3. Literary Prizes and the Award Industry
Sandra Ponzanesi
4. Boutique Postcolonialism: Cultural Value and the Canon

Bery, Ashok - Cultural Translation and Postcolonial Poetry, ebook

Cultural Translation and Postcolonial Poetry

Bery, Ashok


Table of contents
1. Introduction
Ashok Bery
2. Cultural Translation
Ashok Bery
3. Songlines: Judith Wright and Belonging
Ashok Bery
4. Fusion and Translation: Les Murray’s Australia
Ashok Bery
5. Louis MacNeice, Ireland and India
Ashok Bery
6. Seamus Heaney’s Acoustics

Castle, Gregory - The Literary Theory Handbook, ebook

The Literary Theory Handbook

Castle, Gregory


The Literary Theory Handbook introduces students to the history and scope of literary theory, showing them how to perform literary analysis, and providing a greater understanding of the historical contexts for different theories.
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