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An introduction to literature, criticism and theory, Andrew Bennett and Nicholas Royle

Label
An introduction to literature, criticism and theory
Title
An introduction to literature, criticism and theory
Statement of responsibility
Andrew Bennett and Nicholas Royle
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book presents the key critical concepts in literary studies today, taking care to avoid the jargon that can arise in contemporary criticism and theory. It focuses on a range of texts including Chaucer, Achebe, Milton and Morrison
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1960-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bennett, Andrew
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN45
LC item number
.B39 1999
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1957-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Royle, Nicholas
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Criticism
  • Literature
Label
An introduction to literature, criticism and theory, Andrew Bennett and Nicholas Royle
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Previous ed.: 1995
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Preface to the first edition
  • Preface to the second edition
  • 1.
  • beginning.
  • p. 1
  • 2.
  • Readers and reading.
  • p. 9
  • 3.
  • author.
  • p. 19
  • 4.
  • text and the world.
  • p. 28
  • 5.
  • uncanny.
  • p. 36
  • 6.
  • Monuments.
  • p. 44
  • 7.
  • Narrative.
  • p. 54
  • 8.
  • Character.
  • p. 63
  • 9.
  • Voice.
  • p. 71
  • 10.
  • Figures and tropes.
  • p. 80
  • 11.
  • Laughter.
  • p. 89
  • 12.
  • tragic.
  • p. 99
  • 13.
  • History.
  • p. 110
  • 14.
  • Me.
  • p. 122
  • 15.
  • Ghosts.
  • p. 132
  • 16.
  • Sexual difference.
  • p. 141
  • 17.
  • God.
  • p. 150
  • 18.
  • Ideology.
  • p. 160
  • 19.
  • Desire.
  • p. 168
  • 20.
  • Queer.
  • p. 178
  • 21.
  • Suspense.
  • p. 188
  • 22.
  • Racial difference.
  • p. 197
  • 23.
  • colony.
  • p. 205
  • 24.
  • performative.
  • p. 215
  • 25.
  • Secrets.
  • p. 222
  • 26.
  • postmodern.
  • p. 231
  • 27.
  • Pleasure.
  • p. 241
  • 28.
  • end.
  • p. 251
  • Glossary.
  • p. 260
  • Select bibliography of other introductory texts and reference works.
  • p. 270
  • Literary works discussed.
  • p. 272
  • Bibliography of critical and theoretical works.
  • p. 276
  • Index.
  • p. 294
Control code
019001903282
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
2nd ed
Extent
viii, 304 p.
Isbn
9780130109149
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
An introduction to literature, criticism and theory, Andrew Bennett and Nicholas Royle
Publication
Note
Previous ed.: 1995
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Preface to the first edition
  • Preface to the second edition
  • 1.
  • beginning.
  • p. 1
  • 2.
  • Readers and reading.
  • p. 9
  • 3.
  • author.
  • p. 19
  • 4.
  • text and the world.
  • p. 28
  • 5.
  • uncanny.
  • p. 36
  • 6.
  • Monuments.
  • p. 44
  • 7.
  • Narrative.
  • p. 54
  • 8.
  • Character.
  • p. 63
  • 9.
  • Voice.
  • p. 71
  • 10.
  • Figures and tropes.
  • p. 80
  • 11.
  • Laughter.
  • p. 89
  • 12.
  • tragic.
  • p. 99
  • 13.
  • History.
  • p. 110
  • 14.
  • Me.
  • p. 122
  • 15.
  • Ghosts.
  • p. 132
  • 16.
  • Sexual difference.
  • p. 141
  • 17.
  • God.
  • p. 150
  • 18.
  • Ideology.
  • p. 160
  • 19.
  • Desire.
  • p. 168
  • 20.
  • Queer.
  • p. 178
  • 21.
  • Suspense.
  • p. 188
  • 22.
  • Racial difference.
  • p. 197
  • 23.
  • colony.
  • p. 205
  • 24.
  • performative.
  • p. 215
  • 25.
  • Secrets.
  • p. 222
  • 26.
  • postmodern.
  • p. 231
  • 27.
  • Pleasure.
  • p. 241
  • 28.
  • end.
  • p. 251
  • Glossary.
  • p. 260
  • Select bibliography of other introductory texts and reference works.
  • p. 270
  • Literary works discussed.
  • p. 272
  • Bibliography of critical and theoretical works.
  • p. 276
  • Index.
  • p. 294
Control code
019001903282
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
2nd ed
Extent
viii, 304 p.
Isbn
9780130109149
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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