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A companion to literary theory

Author: David H Richter
Publisher: Chichester, West Sussex, UK : John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., 2018. ©2018
Series: Blackwell companions to literature and culture.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This book gathers together three dozen original essays, all by noted scholars in their fields, and designed to introduce the general reader to the latest ideas about the literary and cultural theory of the last half century, focusing on the ideas that are still alive today"--
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Companion to literary theory.
Chichester, West Sussex : John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, 2018
(DLC) 2017026962
(OCoLC)989967629
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: David H Richter
ISBN: 9781118958759 9781118958735 111895873X 1118958756 9781118958933 1118958934
OCLC Number: 1000447458
Description: 1 online resource (xiv, 478 pages)
Contents: Notes on Contributors --
Acknowledgements --
Introduction --
Part I: Literary Form: Narrative and Poetry; Chapter 1. British and American New Criticism (William Cain) --
Chapter 2. Chicago Formalism (David Richter) --
Chapter 3. Russian Formalism (David Gorman) --
Chapter 4. Structuralism and Semiotics (Marina Grishakova) --
Chapter 5. Stylistics (Michael Toolan) --
Chapter 6. Contemporary Narrative Theory (James Phelan) --
Part II: The Task of Reading; Chapter 7. The Intention Debates (Peter Rabinowitz) --
Chapter 8. Deconstruction (Christopher Norris) --
Chapter 9. Reader-Response Theory (David S. Miall) --
Chapter 10. Empathy Studies (Suzanne Keen) --
Chapter 11. Contemporary Proposals about Reading in the Digital Age (Matthew Gold and Rachel Sagner Buurma) --
Part III: Literary Locations and Cultural Studies; Chapter 12. The Location of Literature (John Guillory) --
Chapter 13. The Verbal and the Visual (James A.W. Heffernan) --
Chapter 14. Foucault and Poststructuralism (Alan D. Schrift) --
Chapter 15. Cultural Studies (Paul Smith) --
Part IV: The Politics of Literature; Chapter 16. Nothing if Not Determined: Marxian Criticism in History (Robert Kaufman) --
Chapter 17. The Frankfurt School and Its Successors (Jeffrey T. Nealon) --
Chapter 18. Althusser: Structuralist or Anti-Structuralist (Warren Montag) --
Chapter 19. New Historicism and Cultural Materialism (Neema Parvini) --
Chapter 20. Emmanuel Levinas and Giorgio Agamben: Ethics, Aesthetics, Poetics, Politics (Thomas Carl Wall) --
Chapter 21. Postcolonial Theory (Siraj Ahmed) --
Chapter 22. Globalization Studies (Diana Brydon) --
Part V: Identities --
Chapter 23. Race/Literature/Theory (James Braxton Peterson) --
Chapter 24. Ethnic Studies: Reading Otherwise (Ron Scapp) --
Chapter 25. Anglophone Feminisms (Robyn Warhol) --
Chapter 26. Gender Theory: Femininities and Masculinities (Margaret Galvan) --
Chapter 27. Queer Theory (Steven Kruger) --
Chapter 28. Disability Studies (Christopher Krentz) --
Chapter 29. Trauma Studies (Michelle Balaev) --
Part VI: Bodies and Their Minds; Chapter 30. Freudian Psychoanalytic Criticism (Daniel T. O'Hara) --
Chapter 31. Lacanian Psychoanalytic Criticism (Karen Coats) --
Chapter 32. Archetypal Criticism: Jung and Frye (Glen Robert Gill) --
Chapter 33. Cognitive Literary Criticism (Gabrielle Starr) --
Part VII. Scientific Inflections; Chapter 34. Evolutionary Literary Theory (Joseph Carroll) --
Chapter 35. Ecocriticism: The Expanding Universe (Harold Fromm) --
Chapter 36. Cybernetics and Posthumanism (Thomas Foster) --
Index.
Series Title: Blackwell companions to literature and culture.
Responsibility: edited by David H. Richter.

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