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Irony by Claire Colebrook
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In this handy volume, Claire Colebrook offers an overview of the history and structure of irony, from Socrates to the present.
Students will welcome this clear, concise guide, which:
*traces the use of the concept through history, from Greek times to the Romantic period and on to the postmodern era
*looks closely at the work of Socrates and the more contemporary theorists Jacques Derrida and Gilles Deleuze
*explores the philosophical, literary and political dimensions of irony
*applies theories of irony to literary texts
Making even the most difficult debates accessible and clear, this is the ideal student introduction to the many theories of irony.
Taylor and Francis; March 2004
208 pages; ISBN 9781134530212
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Title: Irony
Author: Claire Colebrook
 
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0203634128
9780203634127
9780415251334
9781134530199
9781134530212