Revolutions of the Word: Intellectual Contexts for the Study of Modern Literature

Revolutions of the Word: Intellectual Contexts for the Study of Modern Literature

by Patricia Waugh
     
 

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This Reader is the first of its kind to offer access to important intellectual contexts that have helped to mold the production and reception of twentieth-century literature. Representing such fields as the philosophy of science, theories of knowledge, anthropology, psychoanalysis, religion, and social and political theory, the manifestos, essays, and excerpts are

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This Reader is the first of its kind to offer access to important intellectual contexts that have helped to mold the production and reception of twentieth-century literature. Representing such fields as the philosophy of science, theories of knowledge, anthropology, psychoanalysis, religion, and social and political theory, the manifestos, essays, and excerpts are surrounded with substantial editorial commentary and section introductions throughout.

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"Well-researched, well-organised and generally convincing...invaluable for its thoroughness in delving into primary sources."—history

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ISBN-13:
9780340645604
Publisher:
Hodder Arnold
Publication date:
02/28/2002
Series:
A Hodder Arnold Publication Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
320
Product dimensions:
6.09(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.92(d)

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University of Durham

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