Criticism and Social Change / Edition 1

Criticism and Social Change / Edition 1

by Frank Lentricchia
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0226472000

ISBN-13: 9780226472003

Pub. Date: 12/28/1985

Publisher: University of Chicago Press

"Criticism and Social Change speaks with special timeliness to the role of the political intellectual (here embodied in Kenneth Burke). Lentricchia's provocative analysis demands serious reflection by American radicals."—Frederic Jameson

"A profound meditation on relations obtaining among writing, political consciousness, and criticism—this

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"Criticism and Social Change speaks with special timeliness to the role of the political intellectual (here embodied in Kenneth Burke). Lentricchia's provocative analysis demands serious reflection by American radicals."—Frederic Jameson

"A profound meditation on relations obtaining among writing, political consciousness, and criticism—this last taken in its most general sense. It is written with passion and grace; it is shot through with learning, intimate knowledge of the critical tradition, and a deep (though by no means uncritical) understanding of the work (as well as social significance) of Kenneth Burke."—Hayden White

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ISBN-13:
9780226472003
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
Publication date:
12/28/1985
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
182
Product dimensions:
5.34(w) x 8.43(h) x 0.45(d)

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