A Companion to the Philosophy of Literature
Copyright © 2010 Blackwell Publishing Ltd
Editor(s): Garry L. Hagberg, Walter Jost
Published Online: 17 DEC 2009
Print ISBN: 9781405141703
Online ISBN: 9781444315592
About this Book
This monumental collection of new and recent essays from an international team of eminent scholars represents the best contemporary critical thinking relating to both literary and philosophical studies of literature.
- Helpfully groups essays into the field's main sub-categories, among them 'Relations Between Philosophy and Literature', 'Emotional Engagement and the Experience of Reading', 'Literature and the Moral Life', and 'Literary Language'
- Offers a combination of analytical precision and literary richness
- Represents an unparalleled work of reference for students and specialists alike, ideal for course use