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Eagleton, Terry - Literary Theory: An Introduction, ebook

Literary Theory: An Introduction

Eagleton, Terry


A quarter of a century on from its original publication, Literary Theory: An Introduction still conjures the subversion, excitement and exoticism that characterized theory through the 1960s and 70s, when it posed

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,

Culler, Jonathan - Literary Theory: A Very Short Introduction, ebook

Literary Theory: A Very Short Introduction

Culler, Jonathan


What is Literary Theory? Is there a relationship between literature and culture? In fact, what is Literature, and does it matter? These are the sorts of questions addressed by Jonathan Culler in a book which steers a clear path through a subject which

Rivkin, Julie - Literary Theory: An Anthology, ebook

Literary Theory: An Anthology

Rivkin, Julie


The new edition of this bestselling literary theory anthology has been thoroughly updated to include influential texts from innovative new areas, including disability studies, eco-criticism, and ethics. Covers all the major schools and methods that

Richter, David H. - A Companion to Literary Theory, ebook

A Companion to Literary Theory

Richter, David H.


Introduces readers to the modes of literary and cultural study of the previous half century
A Companion to Literary Theory is a collection of 36 original essays, all by noted scholars in their field, designed

Theile, Verena - New Formalisms and Literary Theory, ebook

New Formalisms and Literary Theory

Theile, Verena


Table of contents
Part I. Introduction
1. New Formalism(s): A Prologue
Verena Theile
Part II. Theory
2. Toward a New Formalism: The Intrinsic and Related Problems in Criticism and Theory
Fredric V. Bogel
3. Doing Genre

Todd, Janet - Feminist Literary History, ebook

Feminist Literary History

Todd, Janet


In this timely book Janet Todd offers an analysis and defence of the feminist literary history practised by Elaine Showalter and other contemporary American literary critics. She argues that this approach rightly links the political concerns of feminist