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  • How to Read a Bookby Mortimer J. Adler; Charles Van Doren

    Touchstone 2011; US$ 16.99

    With half a million copies in print, How to Read a Book is the best and most successful guide to reading comprehension for the general reader, completely rewritten and updated with new material. Originally published in 1940, this book is a rare phenomenon, a living classic that introduces and elucidates the various levels of reading and how to... more...

  • From Cover to Coverby Kathleen T. Horning

    HarperCollins 2010; US$ 9.99

    The revised edition of From Cover to Cover offers a fresh, up-to-date look at some of the best examples of children's literature today and also includes practical advice on how to write clearly articulated, reasoned opinions so that others can learn about books they have not yet read. A brief, updated introduction explains how children's books... more...

  • Going Globalby Amal Amireh; Lisa Suhair Majaj

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 42.95

    First published in 2000. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. more...

  • Hateful Contrariesby W.K. Wimsatt

    The University Press of Kentucky 2015; US$ 19.95

    These ten essays, written over a period from 1950 to 1962, are bound together by their common concern with questions of the meaning of criticism and the larger meaning of literature itself. These difficult questions W.K. Wimsatt treats with characteristic wit and penetration, ranging easily from a broad consideration of principles to incisive comment... more...

  • Ensayosby Enrique José Varona

    Linkgua 2014; US$ 3.00

    Enrique José Varona (1849-1933). Cuba. Principal representante del positivismo en Cuba. Tras una inicial formación autodidacta en literatura, sociología, psicología y filosofía, y siendo ya una figura pública se licenció y doctoró en Filosofía en 1891. Ya había publicado en la Revista de Cuba una serie de artículos filosóficos, entre los que sobresalen... more...

  • Dictionary of Postmodernismby Niall Lucy

    Wiley 2015; US$ 84.95

    A Dictionary of Postmodernism presents an authoritative A-Z of the critical terms and central figures related to the origins and evolution of postmodernist theory and culture. Explores the names and ideas that have come to define the postmodern condition ? from Baudrillard, Jameson, and Lyotard, to the concepts of deconstruction, meta-narrative,... more...

  • The Cambridge Introduction to the Short Story in Englishby Adrian Hunter

    Cambridge University Press 2007; US$ 24.00

    This 2007 volume is a unique overview of two centuries of short stories from Britain and other English-speaking countries. more...

  • Anthropologische Literatur - Literarische Anthropologie?by Nora V Gores

    Diplomica Verlag 2009; US$ 30.04

    Menschen, die von ihrem Leben in Armut erzählen und uns so Teil haben lassen an ihren Erlebnissen und ihrem Verständnis der Welt haben mit ihren Geschichten oft fasziniert und ein großes Publikum erreicht. Von sozialistischen Regierungen als zentrales Werkzeug zur Integration der Ärmsten in die Gesellschaft gefeiert, und von Kritikern als literarisch... more...

  • Jahrbuch Literatur und Medizinby Bettina von Jagow; Florian Steger

    Universitätsverlag Winter 2012; US$ 33.40

    Hauptbeschreibung Der dritte Band des "Jahrbuch Literatur und Medizin" vereint in gewohnter Weise (I.) Originalarbeiten, (II.) Essays, (III.) Quellen und (IV.) Rezensionen. Bei den diesjährigen Originalbeiträgen liegt ein Schwerpunkt in der Moderne. In den Essays werden unter anderem Heinrich Heine und Martin Walser vorgestellt. Sodann geht es um... more...

  • The Definition of Literature and Other Essaysby W. W. Robson

    Cambridge University Press 1982; US$ 36.00

    Professor Robson considers particular works and authors in the light of the preceding discussion of critical principles. more...