On Deconstruction : Theory and Criticism After Structuralism / Edition 25

On Deconstruction : Theory and Criticism After Structuralism / Edition 25

by Jonathan Culler
     
 

From reviews of the first edition?"Academic literary crticism continues to be dominated by 'theory' and the struggle between deconstructionist and humanist approaches to the business of reading. Jonathan Culler's On Deconstruction is a typically...See more details below

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From reviews of the first edition?"Academic literary crticism continues to be dominated by 'theory' and the struggle between deconstructionist and humanist approaches to the business of reading. Jonathan Culler's On Deconstruction is a typically...

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780801474057
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
Publication date:
01/28/2008
Edition description:
Enlarged
Pages:
336
Sales rank:
1,374,256
Product dimensions:
5.40(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

Preface to the 25th Anniversary Edition
Preface to the First Edition

Introduction

Chapter One. Readers and Reading
1. New Fortunes
2. Reading as a Woman
3. Stories of Reading

Chapter Two. Deconstruction
1. Writing and Logocentrism
2. Meaning and Iterability
3. Grafts and Graft
4. Institutions and Inversions
5. Critical Consequences

Chapter Three. Deconstructive Criticism

Bibliography
Translations Bibliography
Bibliography for the 25th Anniversary Edition
Index

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