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The Resource A short guide to writing about literature, Sylvan Barnet, William E. Cain

A short guide to writing about literature, Sylvan Barnet, William E. Cain

Label
A short guide to writing about literature
Title
A short guide to writing about literature
Statement of responsibility
Sylvan Barnet, William E. Cain
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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Barnet, Sylvan
Dewey number
808/.0668
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PE1479.C7.B26
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1952-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Cain, William E.
Series statement
The short guide series
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  • English language
  • Criticism
  • Exposition (Rhetoric)
  • Report writing
  • Criticism
  • Criticism
  • English language
  • Exposition (Rhetoric)
  • Report writing
Label
A short guide to writing about literature, Sylvan Barnet, William E. Cain
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 389-395) and indexes
Contents
Pt. 1. Jumping in. The writer as reader: reading and responding -- The reader as writer: drafting and writing -- Two forms of criticism: explication and analysis -- Other kinds of writing about literature -- Pt. 2. Standing back: thinking critically about literature. What is literature?? -- What is interpretation? -- What is evaluation? -- Writing about literature: an overview -- Pt. 3. Up close: thinking critically about literary forms. Writing about fiction: the world of the story -- Writing about drama -- Writing about poetry -- Writing about an author in depth -- Writing about film -- Pt. 4. Inside: style, format, and special assignments. Style and format -- Writing a research paper -- New approaches to the research paper: literature, history, and the World Wide Web -- Essay examinations
Control code
ocm40545369
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
8th ed.
Extent
xx, 423 p.
Isbn
9780321026507
Lccn
98049265
Other physical details
ill.
Label
A short guide to writing about literature, Sylvan Barnet, William E. Cain
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 389-395) and indexes
Contents
Pt. 1. Jumping in. The writer as reader: reading and responding -- The reader as writer: drafting and writing -- Two forms of criticism: explication and analysis -- Other kinds of writing about literature -- Pt. 2. Standing back: thinking critically about literature. What is literature?? -- What is interpretation? -- What is evaluation? -- Writing about literature: an overview -- Pt. 3. Up close: thinking critically about literary forms. Writing about fiction: the world of the story -- Writing about drama -- Writing about poetry -- Writing about an author in depth -- Writing about film -- Pt. 4. Inside: style, format, and special assignments. Style and format -- Writing a research paper -- New approaches to the research paper: literature, history, and the World Wide Web -- Essay examinations
Control code
ocm40545369
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
8th ed.
Extent
xx, 423 p.
Isbn
9780321026507
Lccn
98049265
Other physical details
ill.

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