CURRENT BASKET VALUE
£0.00
ABOUT THIS BOOK
Beginning Theory
£9.99

BEGINNING THEORY

PAPERBACK BY BARRY, PETER

£9.99

ISBN
9780719062681
IMPRINT
MANCHESTER UNIVERSITY PRESS
 
 
EDITION
2ND EDITION
PUBLISHER
MANCHESTER UNIVERSITY PRESS
STOCK FOR DELIVERY
New product available - 9780719079276
FORMAT
PAPERBACK
PAGES
304 pages
PUBLICATION DATE
25 APR 2002

DESCRIPTION

Expanded second edition of this hugely successful introduction to literary theory, a book which has already proven itself as the first port of call for students - Two new chapters added which take account of the changes since the first publication (1995), and all bibliographies have been updated - Given approval by academics and teachers the world over as the clearest and most concise introduction in the area - A consistent bestseller for the last five years

CONTENTS

Introduction 1. Theory before 'theory' - liberal humanism 2. Structuralism 3. Post-structuralism and deconstruction 4. Postmodernism 5. Psychoanalytic criticism 6. Feminist criticism 7. Lesbian/gay criticism 8. Marxist criticism 9. New historicism and cultural materialism 10. Postcolonial criticism 11. Stylistics 12. Narratology 13. Eco-criticism Appendices Where do we go from here?