Catharsis in Literature

Catharsis in Literature

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  • Hardback | 160 pages
  • 156 x 235 x 19.05mm | 452g
  • Indiana University Press
  • Bloomington, IN, United States
  • English
  • 0253313236
  • 9780253313232

Table of contents

Chapter 1: The Historical Meanings of Catharsis Chapter 2: Catharsis in Psychoanalysis A. The Year 1880, Freud, and Psychoanalysis B. The Early Freudians C. Recent Developments in Psychoanalysis and Catharsis Chapter 3: Psychological Criticism and Catharsis A. Lionel Trilling B. Ernst Kris C. Kenneth Burke D. Simon O. Lesser Chapter 4: Catharsis in Formalist Criticism A. I. A. Richards B. T.S. Eliot C. The New Critics Chapter 5: Catharsis in Recent Critical Theory A. Contextualist Criticism B. Structuralism C. Reader-Response Criticism D. Phenomenology E. Aesthetics of Reception Conclusion Bibliographly of Works Cited Notes Indexshow more