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Modern European criticism and theory : a critical guide

Author: Julian Wolfreys
Publisher: Edinburgh : Edinburgh University Press, ©2006.
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This volume offers the reader a comprehensive critical overview of the widespread and profound contest of ideas within European 'theory'.


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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Modern European criticism and theory.
Edinburgh : Edinburgh University Press, ©2006
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Julian Wolfreys
ISBN: 0748626794 9780748626793 074862449X 9780748624492
OCLC Number: 70699540
Notes: "First published as part of The Edinburgh encyclopaedia of modern criticism and theory in 2002"--Title page verso.
Description: 1 online resource (xi, 434 pages)
Contents: Preface; 1. Rene Descartes and Baruch Spinoza: Beginnings, Warren Montag; 2. Immanuel Kant and Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel, Jacques Lazra; 3. Johann Christian Friedrich Holderlin, Veronique M. Foti; 4. Karl Marx, Robert C. Holub; 5. Charles Baudelaire and Stephane Mallarme, Elizabeth Constable; 6. Friedrich Nietzsche, Robert C. Holub; 7. Sigmund Freud, Juliet Flower MacCannell; 8. Ferdinand de Saussure and Structural Linguistics, Kenneth Womack; 9. Edmund Husserl, Claire Colebrook; 10. Phenomenology, Ullrich Michael Haase; 11. Gaston Bachelard and George Canguilhem: Epistemology in France, Alison Ross and Amir Ahmadi; 12. Jean Paulhan and/versus Francis Ponge, Jan Baetens; 13. Gyorgy Lukacs, Mitchell R. Lewis; 14. Russian Formalism, the Moscow Linguistics Circle, and Prague Structuralism: Boris Eichenbaum, Jan Mukarovsky, Victor Shklovsky, Yuri Tynyanov, Roman Jakobson, Kenneth Womack; 15. Ludwig Wittgenstein, William Flesch; 16. Martin Heidegger, Claire Colebrook; 17. Antonio Gramsci, Stephen Shapiro; 18. Walter Benjamin, Jeremy Tambling; 19. Reception Theory: Roman Ingarden, Hans-Georg Gadamer and the Geneva School, Luke Ferretter; 20. The Frankfurt School, the Marxist Tradition, Culture and Critical Thinking: Max Horkheimer, Herbert Marcuse, Theodor Adorno, Jurgen Habermas, Kenneth Surin; 21. Mikhail Bakhtin, R. Brandon Kershner; 22. Georges Bataille and Maurice Blanchot, Arkady Plotnitsky; 23. Bertolt Brecht, Loren Kruger; 24. Jacques Lacan, Juliet Flower MacCannell; 25. The Reception of Hegel and Heidegger in France: Alexandre Kojeve, John Hyppolite, and Maurice Merleau-Ponty, Jean Michel Rabate; 26. Jean-Paul Sartre, Albert Camus, and Existentialism, Mark Currie; 27. Emmanuel Levinas, Kevin Hart; 28. Simone de Beauvoir and French Feminism, Karen Green; 29. Claude Levi-Strauss, Boris Wiseman; 30. Jean Genet, Alain-Michel Rocheleau; 31. Paul Ricoeur, Martin McQuillan; 32. Roland Barthes, Nick Mansfield; 33. French Structuralism: A. J. Greimas, Tzvetan Todorov and Gerard Genette, Dirk de Geest; 34. Louis Althusser and his Circle, Warren Montag; 35. Reception Theory and Reader-Response: Hans-Robert Jauss, Wolfgang Iser, and the School of Konstanz, Jeremy Lane; 36. Jean-Francois Lyotard and Jean Baudrillard: The Suspicion of Metanarratives, Garry Leonard; 37. The Social and the Cultural: Michel de Certeau, Pierre Bourdieu and Louis Marin, Brian Niro; 38. Gilles Deleuze and Felix Guattari, Claire Colebrook; 39. Michel Foucault, John Brannigan; 40. Jacques Derrida, Kevin Hart; 41. Luce Irigaray, Ewa Ziarek; 42. Christian Metz, Marcia Butzel; 43. Guy Debord and the Situationist International, Lynn A. Higgins; 44. Umberto Eco, SunHee Kim Gertz; 45. Modernities: Paul Virilio, Gianni Vattimo, Giorgio Agamben, David Punter; 46. Helene Cixous, Juliet Flower MacCannell; 47. Philippe Lacoue-Labarthe and Jean-Luc Nancy, Heesok Chang; 48. Julia Kristeva, Joan Brandt; 49. Slavoj Zizek, Michael Walsh; 50. Cahiers du Cinema, Maureen Turim; 51. Critical Fictions: Experiments in Writing from Le Noveau Roman to the Oulipo, Jean Baetens; 52. Tel Quel, Jean-Michel Rabate; 53. Other French Feminisms: Sarah Kofman, Monique Wittig, Michele Le Doeuff, Nicole Fluhr; 54. Psychoanalytic Literary Criticism in France, Nicholas T. Rand; Contributors; Index.
Responsibility: edited by Julian Wolfreys.
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