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Literary theory : an introduction : anniversary edition

Author: Terry Eagleton
Publisher: Malden, MA : Blackwell Pub., 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Anniversary ed., 2nd edView all editions and formats
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This 25th anniversary edition of Terry Eagleton's classic introduction to literary theory includes a new foreword by Eagleton himself, reflecting on the impact and enduring success of the book, and on developments in literary theory since it was first published.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Terry Eagleton
ISBN: 9781405179218 140517921X
OCLC Number: 182857071
Description: xiv, 234 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Introduction: what is literature? --
The rise of English --
Phenomenology, hermeneutics, reception theory --
Structuralism and semiotics --
Post-structuralism --
Psychoanalysis --
Conclusion: political criticism.
Responsibility: Terry Eagleton.
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First published in 1983, Literary Theory: An Introduction is probably the best-selling work of literary criticism in the world today. It propelled its author to a position of such influence and  Read more...

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