Literary Criticism from Plato to the Present

An Introduction

by M. A. R. Habib

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  • 1444328018
  • 9781405160346
  • 9781444328011
  • 9781444351569
Literary Criticism from Plato to the Present provides a concise and authoritative overview of the development of Western literary criticism and theory from the Classical period to the present day
  • An indispensable and intellectually stimulating introduction to the history of literary criticism and theory
  • Introduces the major movements, figures, and texts of literary criticism
  • Provides historical context and shows the interconnections between various theories
  • An ideal text for all students of literature and criticism

 


  • Wiley; October 2010
  • ISBN: 9781444328011
  • Edition: 1
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  • Title: Literary Criticism from Plato to the Present
  • Author: M. A. R. Habib
  • Imprint: Wiley-Blackwell
Subject categories
ISBNs
  • 1444328018
  • 9781405160346
  • 9781444328011
  • 9781444351569

About The Author

M. A. R. Habib received his doctorate from the University of Oxford. He is the author of seven books, including the highly acclaimed A History of Literary Criticism: From Plato to the Present (2005) and Modern Literary Criticism and Theory (2008). A book of his poetry, Shades of Islam: Poems for a New Century, will appear in September 2010.

Subject categories
ISBNs
  • 1444328018
  • 9781405160346
  • 9781444328011
  • 9781444351569