Literary theory : an introduction ; with a new preface / Terry Eagleton.Material type: TextPublisher: Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, 2008Edition: Anniversary editionDescription: xii, 234 pages ; 23 cmContent type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9780816654475 (pbk. : alk. paper); 0816654476Subject(s): Criticism -- History -- 20th century | Literature -- History and criticism -- Theory, etc | | Humanities: English November2018Genre/Form: -- Reading bookDDC classification: 801.950904 Online resources: Table of contents only | Publisher description
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Introduction: what is literature? -- The rise of English -- Phenomenology, hermeneutics, reception theory -- Structuralism and semiotics -- Post-structuralism -- Psychoanalysis -- Conclusion: political criticism.
This classic work covers all of the major movements in literary studies in this century. Noted for its clear, engaging style and unpretentious treatment, Literary Theory has become the introduction of choice for anyone interested in learning about the world of contemporary literary thought.