The Blackwell Guide to Literary Theory - Blackwell Guides to Literature (Paperback)Gregory Castle (author)
Paperback Published: 09/02/2007
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This student-friendly text introduces students to the history and scope of literary theory, as well as showing them how to perform literary analysis. * Designed to be used alongside primary theoretical texts as an introduction to theory or alongside literary texts as a model for performing literary analysis. * Presents a series of exemplary readings of particular literary texts such as Jane Eyre, Heart of Darkness, Ulysses, To the Lighthouse and Midnight's Children. * Provides a brief history of the rise of literary theory in the twentieth century, in order that students understand the historical contexts for different theories. * Presents an alphabetically organized series of entries on key figures and publications, from Adorno to Zizek. * Features descriptions of the major movements in literary theory, from critical theory through to postcolonial theory.
Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Ltd
Weight: 506 g
Dimensions: 230 x 156 x 19 mm
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