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The Resource Theory of the novel : a historical approach, edited by Michael McKeon

Theory of the novel : a historical approach, edited by Michael McKeon

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Theory of the novel : a historical approach
Title
Theory of the novel
Title remainder
a historical approach
Statement of responsibility
edited by Michael McKeon
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
McKeon and others delve into the significance of the novel as a genre form, issues in novel techniques such as displacement, the grand theory, narrative modes such as subjectivity, character, and development, critical interpretation of the structure of the novel, and the novel in historical context
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DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1943-
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McKeon, Michael
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  • Fiction
  • Fiction
Label
Theory of the novel : a historical approach, edited by Michael McKeon
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Publication
Bibliography note
  • "Suggested further reading": p. 923-929
  • Includes bibliographical references and indexes
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volume
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  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
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rdacontent
Contents
  • Pt. 1. Genre Theory. 1. From Anatomy of Criticism: Four Essays / Northrop Frye. 2. From Validity in Interpretation / E. D. Hirsch. 3. From Literature as System: Essays toward the Theory of Literary History / Claudio Guillen. 4. Toward a Theory of Non-Genre Literature / Jonathan Culler. 5. From Origins of the Novel / Marthe Robert -- Pt. 2. The Novel as Displacement I. Structuralism. 6. The Storyteller / Walter Benjamin. 7. From The Savage Mind / Claude Levi-Strauss. 7. From The Origin of Table Manners / Claude Levi-Strauss. 7. How Myths Die / Claude Levi-Strauss. 7. From The Naked Man / Claude Levi-Strauss. 8. From Anatomy of Criticism: Four Essays / Northrop Frye. 8. From Fables of Identity: Studies in Poetic Mythology / Northrop Frye. 8. From the Secular Scripture: A Study of the Structure of Romance / Northrop Frye -- Pt. 3. The Novel as Displacement II: Psychoanalysis. 9. From The Interpretation of Dreams / Sigmund Freud. 9. Family Romances / Sigmund Freud
  • 10. From Origins of the Novel / Marthe Robert -- Pt. 4. Grand Theory I. 11. From The Theory of the Novel: A Historico-Philosophical Essay on the Forms of Great Epic Literature / Georg Lukacs. 11. From the Historical Novel / Georg Lukacs -- Pt. 5. Grand Theory II. 12. From Meditations on Quixote / Jose Ortega y Gasset. 12. Notes on the Novel / Jose Ortega y Gasset -- Pt. 6. Grand Theory III. 13. From The Dialogic Imagination: Four Essays / Mikhail M. Bakhtin -- Pt. 7. Revisionist Grand Theory. 14. From The Rise of the Novel: Studies in Defoe, Richardson, and Fielding / Ian Watt. 15. Generic Transformation and Social Change: Rethinking the Rise of the Novel / Michael McKeon. 16. From The Political Unconscious: Narrative as a Socially Symbolic Act / Fredric Jameson. 17. From Imagined Communities: Reflections on the Origin and Spread of Nationalism / Benedict Anderson -- Pt. 8. Privacy, Domesticity, Women. 18. From The Rise of the Novel: Studies in Defoe, Richardson, and Fielding / Ian Watt
  • 19. From Desire and Domestic Fiction: A Political History of the Novel / Nancy Armstrong. 20. From Domestic Individualism: Imagining Self in Nineteenth-Century America / Gillian Brown -- Pt. 9. Subjectivity, Character, Development. 21. From Transparent Minds: Narrative Modes for Presenting Consciousness in Fiction / Dorrit Cohn. 22. From Unspeakable Sentences: Narration and Representation in the Language of Fiction / Ann Banfield. 23. Characters, Persons, Selves, Individuals / Amelie Oksenberg Rorty. 24. From The Way of the World: The Bildungsroman in European Culture / Franco Moretti. 25. From The Historicity of Romantic Discourse / Clifford Siskin -- Pt. 10. Realism. 26. From Langauge and Materialism: Developments in Semiology and the Theory of the Subject / Rosalind Coward and John Ellis. 27. From Prose Fiction: Great Britain / Michael McKeon. 28. From The Realistic Imagination: English Fiction from Frankenstein to Lady Chatterley / George Levine
  • 29. From The Development of American Romance / Michael Davitt Bell -- Pt. 11. Photography, Film, and the Novel. 30. From Preface to The Golden Bowl / Henry James. 31. The Work of Art in the Age of Mechanical Reproduction / Walter Benjamin. 32. From Film and Fiction: The Dynamics of Exchange / Keith Cohen. 33. In Defense of Mixed Cinema / Andre Bazin -- Pt. 12. Modernism. 34. Modern Fiction / Virginia Woolf. Mr. Bennett and Mrs. Brown / Virginia Woolf. 35. From Realism in Our Time: Literature and the Class Struggle / Georg Lukacs. 36. From Spatial Form in Modern Literature / Joseph Frank -- Pt. 13. The New Novel, the Postmodern Novel. 37. From For a New Novel: Essays on Fiction / Alain Robbe-Grillet. 38. Historiographic Metafiction / Linda Hutcheon -- Pt. 14. The Colonial and Postcolonial Novel. 39. Latin American Literature from the "Boom" On / Doris Sommer and George Yudice. 40. Is the Post- in Postmodernism the Post- in Postcolonial? / Kwame Anthony Appiah
  • 41. The Politics of the Possible / Kumkum Sangari
Control code
13649588
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
xviii, 947 p. ;
Isbn
9780801863974
Lccn
00027120
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Theory of the novel : a historical approach, edited by Michael McKeon
Publication
Bibliography note
  • "Suggested further reading": p. 923-929
  • Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Pt. 1. Genre Theory. 1. From Anatomy of Criticism: Four Essays / Northrop Frye. 2. From Validity in Interpretation / E. D. Hirsch. 3. From Literature as System: Essays toward the Theory of Literary History / Claudio Guillen. 4. Toward a Theory of Non-Genre Literature / Jonathan Culler. 5. From Origins of the Novel / Marthe Robert -- Pt. 2. The Novel as Displacement I. Structuralism. 6. The Storyteller / Walter Benjamin. 7. From The Savage Mind / Claude Levi-Strauss. 7. From The Origin of Table Manners / Claude Levi-Strauss. 7. How Myths Die / Claude Levi-Strauss. 7. From The Naked Man / Claude Levi-Strauss. 8. From Anatomy of Criticism: Four Essays / Northrop Frye. 8. From Fables of Identity: Studies in Poetic Mythology / Northrop Frye. 8. From the Secular Scripture: A Study of the Structure of Romance / Northrop Frye -- Pt. 3. The Novel as Displacement II: Psychoanalysis. 9. From The Interpretation of Dreams / Sigmund Freud. 9. Family Romances / Sigmund Freud
  • 10. From Origins of the Novel / Marthe Robert -- Pt. 4. Grand Theory I. 11. From The Theory of the Novel: A Historico-Philosophical Essay on the Forms of Great Epic Literature / Georg Lukacs. 11. From the Historical Novel / Georg Lukacs -- Pt. 5. Grand Theory II. 12. From Meditations on Quixote / Jose Ortega y Gasset. 12. Notes on the Novel / Jose Ortega y Gasset -- Pt. 6. Grand Theory III. 13. From The Dialogic Imagination: Four Essays / Mikhail M. Bakhtin -- Pt. 7. Revisionist Grand Theory. 14. From The Rise of the Novel: Studies in Defoe, Richardson, and Fielding / Ian Watt. 15. Generic Transformation and Social Change: Rethinking the Rise of the Novel / Michael McKeon. 16. From The Political Unconscious: Narrative as a Socially Symbolic Act / Fredric Jameson. 17. From Imagined Communities: Reflections on the Origin and Spread of Nationalism / Benedict Anderson -- Pt. 8. Privacy, Domesticity, Women. 18. From The Rise of the Novel: Studies in Defoe, Richardson, and Fielding / Ian Watt
  • 19. From Desire and Domestic Fiction: A Political History of the Novel / Nancy Armstrong. 20. From Domestic Individualism: Imagining Self in Nineteenth-Century America / Gillian Brown -- Pt. 9. Subjectivity, Character, Development. 21. From Transparent Minds: Narrative Modes for Presenting Consciousness in Fiction / Dorrit Cohn. 22. From Unspeakable Sentences: Narration and Representation in the Language of Fiction / Ann Banfield. 23. Characters, Persons, Selves, Individuals / Amelie Oksenberg Rorty. 24. From The Way of the World: The Bildungsroman in European Culture / Franco Moretti. 25. From The Historicity of Romantic Discourse / Clifford Siskin -- Pt. 10. Realism. 26. From Langauge and Materialism: Developments in Semiology and the Theory of the Subject / Rosalind Coward and John Ellis. 27. From Prose Fiction: Great Britain / Michael McKeon. 28. From The Realistic Imagination: English Fiction from Frankenstein to Lady Chatterley / George Levine
  • 29. From The Development of American Romance / Michael Davitt Bell -- Pt. 11. Photography, Film, and the Novel. 30. From Preface to The Golden Bowl / Henry James. 31. The Work of Art in the Age of Mechanical Reproduction / Walter Benjamin. 32. From Film and Fiction: The Dynamics of Exchange / Keith Cohen. 33. In Defense of Mixed Cinema / Andre Bazin -- Pt. 12. Modernism. 34. Modern Fiction / Virginia Woolf. Mr. Bennett and Mrs. Brown / Virginia Woolf. 35. From Realism in Our Time: Literature and the Class Struggle / Georg Lukacs. 36. From Spatial Form in Modern Literature / Joseph Frank -- Pt. 13. The New Novel, the Postmodern Novel. 37. From For a New Novel: Essays on Fiction / Alain Robbe-Grillet. 38. Historiographic Metafiction / Linda Hutcheon -- Pt. 14. The Colonial and Postcolonial Novel. 39. Latin American Literature from the "Boom" On / Doris Sommer and George Yudice. 40. Is the Post- in Postmodernism the Post- in Postcolonial? / Kwame Anthony Appiah
  • 41. The Politics of the Possible / Kumkum Sangari
Control code
13649588
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
xviii, 947 p. ;
Isbn
9780801863974
Lccn
00027120
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.

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