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This student-friendly text introduces students to the history andscope of literary theory, as well as showing them how to performliterary analysis.
Designed to be used alongside primary theoretical texts as anintroduction to theory or alongside literary texts as a model forperforming literary analysis.
Presents a series of exemplary readings of particular literarytexts such as Jane Eyre, Heart of Darkness, Ulysses, To theLighthouse and Midnight's Children.
Provides a brief history of the rise of literary theory in thetwentieth century, in order that students understand the historicalcontexts for different theories.
Presents an alphabetically organized series of entries on keyfigures and publications, from Adorno to Žižek.
Features descriptions of the major movements in literarytheory, from critical theory through to postcolonial theory.