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The Continuum encyclopedia of modern criticism and theory

Author: Julian Wolfreys; Ruth Robbins; Kenneth Womack; Kara Kalenius; Continuum (Firm); et al
Publisher: New York : Continuum, 2002.
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"The Continuum Encyclopedia of Modern Criticism and Theory offers the student of literary and cultural studies a comprehensive, single-volume guide to the history and development of criticism in the humanities as the twenty-first century opens. While emphasizing the theory and practice of literary and cultural criticism, it provides extensive coverage of related and contextual discourses, as well as critical  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Encyclopedias
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Encyclopédies
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Continuum encyclopedia of modern criticism and theory.
New York : Continuum, 2002
(OCoLC)606829123
Online version:
Continuum encyclopedia of modern criticism and theory.
New York : Continuum, 2002
(OCoLC)606829130
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Julian Wolfreys; Ruth Robbins; Kenneth Womack; Kara Kalenius; Continuum (Firm); et al
ISBN: 0826414141 9780826414144
OCLC Number: 48810978
Description: xiii, 882 p. ; 26 cm.
Contents: Section titles : Critical discourse in Europe --
Theories and practice of criticism in North America --
Criticism, literary and cultural studies in England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales.
Responsibility: general editor, Julian Wolfreys ; editorial associates, Ruth Robbins, Kenneth Womack ; editorial assistants, Kara Kalenius ... [et al.].
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