Literary Theory: A Guide for the Perplexed / Edition 1

Literary Theory: A Guide for the Perplexed / Edition 1

by Mary Klages
     
 

This Guide introduces theory in a clear, accessible way, focusing on the major approaches and theorists.See more details below

Overview

This Guide introduces theory in a clear, accessible way, focusing on the major approaches and theorists.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780826490735
Publisher:
Bloomsbury Academic
Publication date:
01/23/2007
Series:
Guides for the Perplexed Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
192
Sales rank:
728,142
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

1. What is "Literary Theory?" 2. Humanist Literary Theory 3. Structuralism Interlude: Humanism, Structuralism, Poststructuralism 4. Deconstruction 5. Psychoanalyses Interlude: 'Self' to 'Subject'6. Feminisms 7. Queer Theory Interlude: History to Historicism8. Ideology and Discourse 9. Race and Postcolonialist Theories 10. Postmodernism Coda - 'Now what?'BibliographyIndex

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Write a Review

and post it to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews >