Studying the Novel: An Introduction / Edition 3

Studying the Novel: An Introduction / Edition 3

by Jeremy Hawthorn
     
 


This complete introduction offers practical guidance on the techniques of reading and analyzing novels, and is well-illustrated with examples from a wide range of novels and stories. It provides clear explanations of complex critical approaches and offers detailed advice on the writing of essays and the answering of test questions. This third edition adds material… See more details below

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This complete introduction offers practical guidance on the techniques of reading and analyzing novels, and is well-illustrated with examples from a wide range of novels and stories. It provides clear explanations of complex critical approaches and offers detailed advice on the writing of essays and the answering of test questions. This third edition adds material on such recent developments as post-colonialism and cultural materialism.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780340692202
Publisher:
Hodder Education Publishers
Publication date:
01/28/1997
Series:
A Hodder Arnold Publication Series
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
192
Product dimensions:
5.40(w) x 8.30(h) x 0.50(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction to the Third Edition1
1Introductory Definitions3
2History, Genre, Culture16
3Types of Novel53
4The Short Story and the Novella66
5Realism, Modernism, Postmodernism74
6Analysing Fiction86
7Studying the Novel151
8Critical Approaches to Fiction162
Further Reading177
Index182

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