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Author: Lois Tyson
Publisher: New York : Routledge, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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This new edition of the classic guide offers a thorough and accessible introduction to contemporary critical theory. It provides in-depth coverage of the most common approaches to literary analysis today: feminism, psychoanalysis, Marxism, reader-response theory, new criticism, structuralism and semiotics, deconstruction, new historicism, cultural criticism, lesbian/gay/queer theory, African-American criticism, and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Tyson, Lois, 1950-
Critical theory today.
New York : Routledge, ©2006
(DLC) 2006001722
(OCoLC)63117002
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Lois Tyson
ISBN: 9780203479698 0203479696 9780203958902 020395890X 9781136615573 1136615571 9781136615528 1136615520 9781136615566 1136615563
OCLC Number: 166289440
Description: 1 online resource (xiv, 465 pages)
Contents: Everything you wanted to know about critical theory but were afraid to ask --
Psychoanalytic criticism --
Marxist criticism --
Feminist criticism --
New Criticism --
Reader-response criticism --
Structuralist criticism --
Deconstructive criticism --
New historical and cultural criticism --
Lesbian, gay, and queer criticism --
African American criticism --
Postcolonial criticism.
Responsibility: Lois Tyson.
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This new edition of the classic guide offers a thorough and accessible introduction to contemporary critical theory. It provides in-depth coverage of the most common approaches to literary analysis today: feminism, psychoanalysis, Marxism, reader-response theory, new criticism, structuralism and semiotics, deconstruction, new historicism, cultural criticism, lesbian/gay/queer theory, African-American criticism, and postcolonial criticism. The chapters provide an extended explanation of each theory, using examples from everyday life, popular culture, and literary texts; a list of specific quest.

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