Introduction

  1. Thomas A. Schmitz

Published Online: 15 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470692295.ch

Modern Literary Theory and Ancient Texts: An Introduction

Modern Literary Theory and Ancient Texts: An Introduction

How to Cite

Schmitz, T. A. (2007) Introduction, in Modern Literary Theory and Ancient Texts: An Introduction, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470692295.ch

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 14 SEP 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405153751

Online ISBN: 9780470692295

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Keywords:

  • literary theory;
  • theoretical approaches;
  • bibliographical hints;
  • optimistic assumption;
  • theoretical positions

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • What Is, and To What End Do We Study, Literary Theory?

  • Literary Theory and Classics

  • Objections Raised against Literary Theory

  • How to Use This Book

  • Introductions to Literary Theory