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An Introduction to Literature, Criticism, and Theory

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by Andrew Bennett

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Published by Prentice Hall (UK) .
Written in English


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Number of Pages224
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7340990M
ISBN 100133552152
ISBN 109780133552157

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Starting at ‘the beginning’ and concluding with ‘the end’, the book covers topics that range from the familiar (character, narrative, the author) to the more unusual (secrets, pleasure, ghosts)/5(60).

This is a book which students in every introductory course on criticism and theory would benefit from having.’ Derek Attridge, University of York, UK ‘The best introduction to literary studies on the market.’ Jonathan Culler, Cornell University, USA/5(30).

Introduction to Literature Criticism and Theory Back to: Literary Criticism Course One tough task amongst many that one faces while swimming in the complex philosophical discourses is to define and distinguish criticism and theory.

Introduction to Literature, Criticism and Theory provides a completely fresh and original introduction to literary studies. Bennett and Royle approach their subject by way of literary works themselves (a poem by Emily Dickinson, a passage from Shakespeare, a novel by Salman.

Praise for An Introduction to Literature, Criticism and Theory 'Sparkling, enthusiastic, and admirably well-informed' - HeleneCixous 'By far the best introduction we have, bar none/10(17). This book holds to several basic premises. First, it assumes that there is no such thing as an innocent reading of a literary work: Whether our responses are emotional and spontaneous or well-reasoned and highly structured, all such interactions are based on some underlying factors that cause us to respond to a text in a particular fashion.

Literary criticism, on the other hand, is a practical study of a literary text that may be initiated on the basis of any particular literary theory or independently, that deals with analysing, interpreting, extensively studying within certain boundaries and criteria.

Literature - Film - Culture. Author: Michael Ryan; Publisher: John Wiley & Sons ISBN: Category: Literary Criticism Page: View: DOWNLOAD NOW» An accessible and thorough introduction to literary theory and contemporary critical practice, this book is an essential resource for beginning students of literary criticism.

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Book Description. Lively, original and highly readable, An Introduction to Literature, Criticism and Theory is the essential guide to literary ng at ‘The Beginning’ and concluding with ‘The End’, chapters range from the familiar, such as ‘Character’, ‘Narrative’ and ‘The Author’, to the more unusual, such as ‘Secrets’, ‘Pleasure’ and ‘Ghosts’.

“Literary Theory and Criticism: An Introduction is an excellent resource that will help students understand what literary critics do, how they came to do it, and, equally important, why they do it. Beginning with Plato and Aristotle, this book provides an overview of the Middle Ages, the Renaissance, and the Enlightenment, before tracing the.

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is a platform for academics to share research papers. Description: An Introduction to Literature, Criticism and Theory offers a new way of thinking about literature and what is involved in reading critically. Literary theory is a core subject in the study of literature.

But theory - especially when it takes the form of 'isms' - can often be intimidating or. The task of a literary critic is to explain and attempt to reach a critical understanding of what literary texts mean in terms of their aesthetic, as well as social, political, and cultural statements and suggestions.

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