Wuthering Heights (Case Studies in Contemporary Criticism Series) / Edition 2

Wuthering Heights (Case Studies in Contemporary Criticism Series) / Edition 2

by Emily Brontë
     
 

ISBN-10: 0312256868

ISBN-13: 9780312256869

Pub. Date: 03/28/2003

Publisher: Bedford/St. Martin's

This revision of a widely adopted critical edition presents the 1847 text of Emily Brontë’s British Victorian novel along with critical essays that read Wuthering Heights from four contemporary perspectives: psychoanalytic, Marxist, feminist, and cultural studies. An additional essay demonstrates how several critical perspectives can be

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Overview

This revision of a widely adopted critical edition presents the 1847 text of Emily Brontë’s British Victorian novel along with critical essays that read Wuthering Heights from four contemporary perspectives: psychoanalytic, Marxist, feminist, and cultural studies. An additional essay demonstrates how several critical perspectives can be combined. In the second edition, two of the five essays are new. The text and essays are complemented by contextual documents and illustrations (new), introductions with bibliographies, and a glossary of critical and theoretrical terms.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780312256869
Publisher:
Bedford/St. Martin's
Publication date:
03/28/2003
Series:
Case Studies in Contemporary Criticism Series
Edition description:
Second Edition
Pages:
532
Sales rank:
324,278
Product dimensions:
5.47(w) x 8.24(h) x 0.74(d)

Table of Contents

PART I. WUTHERING HEIGHTS: THE COMPLETE TEXT IN CULTURAL CONTEXT
The Complete Text [1847]
Cultural Documents and Illustrations

PART II. WUTHERING HEIGHTS: A CASE STUDY IN CONTEMPORARY CRITICISM
Psychoanalytic Criticism Philip K. Wion
Marxist Criticism Terry Eagleton
Cultural Criticism Nancy Armstrong
*Feminist Criticism Lynn Pykett
*Combining Critical Perspectives Susan Meyer

* new to this edition

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