A Dictionary of Literary Terms and Literary Theory, Fifth Edition
Copyright © 2013 The Estate of J. A. Cuddon
Author(s): J. A. Cuddon
Published Online: 6 DEC 2012 05:10AM EST
Print ISBN: 9781444333275
Online ISBN: 9781118325988
About this Book
With new entries and sensitive edits, this fifth edition places J.A. Cuddon's indispensable dictionary firmly in the 21st Century.
- Written in a clear and highly readable style
- Comprehensive historical coverage extending from ancient times to the present day
- Broad intellectual and cultural range
- Expands on the previous edition to incorporate the most recent literary terminology
- New material is particularly focused in areas such as gender studies and queer theory, post-colonial theory, post-structuralism, post-modernism, narrative theory, and cultural studies.
- Existing entries have been edited to ensure that topics receive balanced treatment