The Literary Theory Toolkit: A Compendium of Concepts and Methods

The Literary Theory Toolkit: A Compendium of Concepts and Methods

Author(s): Herman Rapaport

Published Online: 27 MAY 2011 03:23AM EST

Print ISBN: 9781405170482

Online ISBN: 9781444395693

DOI: 10.1002/9781444395693

About this Book

The Literary Theory Toolkit offers readers a rich compendium of key terms, concepts, and arguments necessary for the study of literature in a critical-theoretical context.

  • Includes varied examples drawn from readily available literary texts spanning all periods and genres
  • Features a chapter on performance, something not usually covered in similar texts
  • Covers differing theories of the public sphere, ideology, power, and the social relations necessary for the understanding of approaches to literature

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