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- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 70.95
Much literary criticism focuses on literary producers and their products, but an important part of such work considers the end-user, the reader. It asks such questions as: how far can the author condition the response of the reader, and how much does the reader create the meaning of a text? Dr Bennett's collection includes important essays from such... more...
- Princeton University Press 2014; US$ 29.95
Eugene Goodheart's remarkably compact and penetrating analysis examines the skeptic disposition that has informed advanced literary discourse over the past generation. Originally published in 1985. The Princeton Legacy Library uses the latest print-on-demand technology to again make available previously out-of-print books from the distinguished... more...
- Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht 2014; US$ 44.51
Liebes- und Ehepaare, Koalitionäre, Zweikämpfer, Freunde, Kontrahenten oder auch Geschwister spielen in der Literatur von Anbeginn eine zentrale Rolle. Paarkonstellationen wie diese bilden aus zwei Einheiten eine Dritte, in der sie sowohl weiterbestehen als auch aufgehoben sind. In manchen Fällen ist im Laufe der Zeit die Individualität der beiden... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 58.95
This third edition of Modern Criticism and Theory represents a major expansion on its previous incarnations with some twenty five new pieces or essays included. This expansion has two principal purposes. Firstly, in keeping with the collection?s aim to reflect contemporary preoccupations, the reader has expanded forward to include such newly emergent... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 44.95
First published in 1990, this collection of essays in literary criticism, feminist theory and race relations was named one of the top twenty-five books of 1988 by the Voice Literary Supplement . The title covers such subjects as black literature; the reconstruction of culture, changing arts, letters and sciences to include the topics of women and... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 73.95
This volume constitutes both an attack on modern left wing literary theory - the main product of the last Marxist renaissance in the past thirty years - and a defence of the one element of Marxism which, in the general collapse, modern theorists have been happiest to lose, its economic materialism. It traces Marxist theory from its beginnings in Hegelian... more...
- Michael O'Mara 2014; US$ 9.99
With so many fantastic books out there, it can often be difficult to choose what to read next. Thankfully, The Book Lovers' Companion - an updated and revised version of The Book Club Bible - is here to help: bringing together a huge range of the best and most loved titles in one comprehensive guide. Featuring a diverse selection of books to choose... more...
- Narr Francke Attempto 2011; US$ 66.26
Hauptbeschreibung Im vorliegenden Band, der aus einem internationalen Klagenfurter Symposion hervorging, werden die Stellung des Subjekts und die Entwicklung der Subjektivität vom Spätmittelalter(Dante) bis zur Postmoderne auf komparatistischer und interdisziplinärer Ebene untersucht. Während der erste Teil des Bandes hauptsächlich die frühe Moderne... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 44.95
First published in 1977, this book was the first to map extensively the ideological typography of the Anglo-American tradition of literary theory. It interrogates, comprehensively and in detail, the assumptions and categorical development within critical ideas from I. A. Richards and T. S. Eliot, through John Crowe Ransom and the New Criticism, to... more...