Guide to Literary Criticism and Research

Guide to Literary Criticism and Research

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No other concise guide to critical theory covers as much information as Stevens and Stewart's A Guide to Literary Criticism and Research. This small volume includes introductions to thirteen distinct methods of criticism and incorporates an updated guide to the new MLA style. Expanded discussions of recent trends in literary criticism include current reader response theory, deconstructionist and phenomonological studies, the new historicism, and French feminist criticism.
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  • Paperback | 192 pages
  • 160.02 x 228.6 x 10.16mm | 181.44g
  • Heinle & Heinle Publishers Inc.,U.S.
  • Florence, United States
  • English
  • Revised
  • 3rd Revised edition
  • 0155019872
  • 9780155019874

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Introduction. Part I: Criticial Approaches to Literature. The Insight of Literature. The Insight of Literary History. The Insight of Other Fields. Part II: The Critical Essay. Elements of Critical Essays. Methods of Literary Research. Appendix A: Literary Research: Some Basic Resources. Appendix B: Some Advice on Form. Appendix C: Some Guidelines on Documentation.
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