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How texts work

Author: Adrian Beard
Publisher: London : Routledge, 2003.
Series: Routledge A level English guides.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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How Texts Work: - explores the ways in which we categorise texts - reveals the limitations of some of the polarisations we use to categorise texts - analyses a wide variety of texts from a range of genres and periods, from Ibsen's A Doll's House to an 18-30s brochure - Internet chatrooms and George Bush's September 11 speech - offers a step-by-step guide to approaching texts and structuring a response - can be used  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Adrian Beard
ISBN: 0415286344 9780415286343 0415286352 9780415286350
OCLC Number: 51438470
Description: xi, 87 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm.
Series Title: Routledge A level English guides.
Responsibility: Adrian Beard.

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Explores the ways in which we categorize texts. This book reveals the limitations of some of the polarisations we use to categorize texts. It analyzes a wide variety of texts from a range of genres  Read more...

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