Making Meaning with Texts: Selected Essays

Making Meaning with Texts: Selected Essays

by Louise Rosenblatt
     
 

This book brings together some of Rosenblatt's most important work, essays from the 1930s through the 1990s that explore the breadth and depth of her theory.See more details below

Overview

This book brings together some of Rosenblatt's most important work, essays from the 1930s through the 1990s that explore the breadth and depth of her theory.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780325007687
Publisher:
Heinemann
Publication date:
01/27/2005
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
192
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.40(d)
Age Range:
12 - 18 Years

Table of Contents

To My Readers

"Theory and Practice: An Interview with Louise Rosenblatt"

I. Theory "The Transactional Theory of Reading and Writing" "Viewpoints: Transaction Versus Interaction-A Terminological Rescue Operation"

Practice: Education "Toward a Cultural Approach to Literature" Foreword to the Intergroup Relations Issue of English Journa l "The Acid Test for Literature Teaching" "The Literary Transaction: Evocation and Response" "Literature-SOS!" "What Facts Does This Poem Teach You?" "Moderns Among Masterpieces"

Practice: Criticism "The Writer's Dilemma: A Case History and a Critique" "The Genesis of Pater's Marius the Epicurean" "Whitman's Democratic Vistas and the 'New Ethnicity'"

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