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Literary theory

Hardcover. This text presents an advanced introduction to the work of Mikhail Bakhtin, focusing on the concepts of carnival, dialogism and historicism. It examines the impact of the historical context in the Soviet Union and to the importance of his own dialogic mode of discourse. Series: Contributions to the Study of World Literature. Num Pages: 200 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DVU; 2AGR; DSA; DSBH; JPF. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 234 x 156 x 12. Weight in Grams: 459.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1995
Publisher
ABC-CLIO United States
Number of pages
200
Condition
New
SKU
V9780313295263
ISBN
9780313295263

€ 68.47

Paperback. This is an account of all the major movements in literary theory up to the late 1960s, with an international focus and particular emphasis on European thinkers. The principles of each theoretical position are explained in relation to preceding and succeeding positions. Num Pages: 318 pages, biography. BIC Classification: DSA. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 215 x 139 x 19. Weight in Grams: 404.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1999
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Number of pages
320
Condition
New
SKU
V9780333714225
ISBN
9780333714225

€ 37.99
€ 37.70

Paperback. This is the only systematic introduction to the full range of Searle's work. Editor(s): Smith, Barry. Series: Contemporary Philosophy in Focus. Num Pages: 306 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: CF; DSA; HPCF; JM. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 227 x 152 x 18. Weight in Grams: 416.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Publisher
Cambridge University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
304
Condition
New
SKU
V9780521797047
ISBN
9780521797047

€ 35.11

Paperback.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
Continuum Publishing Corporation United States
Number of pages
192
Condition
New
SKU
V9781623561116
ISBN
9781623561116

€ 35.99
€ 35.66

Paperback. The modernists barraged European sensibilities with chaotic images, dissonant sounds, and incomprehensible novels. While it has become an accepted feature of the cultural landscape, retracing the history of modernism within its original contexts helps us to see what was vital and revolutionary about it, both then and now. Series: Seminar Studies. Num Pages: 204 pages, col. Illustrations. BIC Classification: ACX; DSA; HBLW; JFC. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 170 x 241 x 12. Weight in Grams: 362.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
Pearson Education Limited
Edition
2 Ill
Number of pages
204
Condition
New
SKU
V9781408264492
ISBN
9781408264492

€ 47.27

Paperback. Editor(s): Arsic, Branka. Num Pages: 376 pages. BIC Classification: DSA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 217 x 140 x 25. Weight in Grams: 502.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
Continuum Publishing Corporation United States
Edition
First Edition
Number of pages
304
Condition
New
SKU
V9781623564155
ISBN
9781623564155

€ 29.99
€ 29.56

Paperback.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1991
Publisher
Indiana University Press United States
Edition
New ed
Number of pages
304
Condition
New
SKU
V9780253208699
ISBN
9780253208699

€ 33.99
€ 31.11

Paperback. Num Pages: 440 pages. BIC Classification: CBV; DSA; JFD; UD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 229 x 152 x 22. .
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Publisher
The MIT Press
Edition
updated edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780262533485
ISBN
9780262533485

€ 26.99
€ 20.99

Paperback. Num Pages: 272 pages. BIC Classification: CFG; DSA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 207 x 141 x 17. Weight in Grams: 374.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Publisher
Cornell University Press United States
Edition
Augmented Edition, With a New Preface
Number of pages
272
Condition
New
SKU
V9780801487934
ISBN
9780801487934

€ 26.20

Paperback. Series: Palgrave Studies in the Enlightenment, Romanticism and the Cultures of Print. Num Pages: 231 pages, biography. BIC Classification: DSA; DSB; DSBD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 155. .
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan United Kingdom
Number of pages
231
Condition
New
Edition
1st ed. 2012
SKU
V9781349350537
ISBN
9781349350537

€ 67.71

Paperback. An introductory guide to one of the seminal thinkers in social and cultural theory. The text provides an explanation and critique of Foucault's idea in relation to Marxist theory, structural linguistics and social thought, organized around central Num Pages: 169 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: CF; DSA; HPCF; JFC. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 143 x 216 x 10. Weight in Grams: 212.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1995
Publisher
Taylor & Francis Ltd United Kingdom
Edition
1 New
Number of pages
156
Condition
New
SKU
V9781857285536
ISBN
9781857285536

€ 51.55

Paperback. Building a theory of the modern epic which has provided many of the "sacred texts" of Western literary culture, this work covers epics from "Faust" to "One Hundred Years of Solitude". The West's reception of these texts constitutes a ritual of self-absolution for centuries of colonialism. Translator(s): Hoare, Quintin. Num Pages: 272 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: DSA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 153 x 232 x 15. Weight in Grams: 396.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1996
Publisher
Verso Books United Kingdom
Number of pages
272
Condition
New
SKU
V9781859840696
ISBN
9781859840696

€ 25.28

Paperback. Num Pages: 235 pages, biography. BIC Classification: DSA; DSBF; DSBH; JFC; JFSJ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 216 x 140 x 14. Weight in Grams: 306.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan United Kingdom
Number of pages
235
Condition
New
Edition
1st ed. 1997
SKU
V9781349260171
ISBN
9781349260171

€ 70.77

Paperback. Identifies and explains a surprising affinity for medievalism and medieval studies among the leading figures of critical theory. This book contains original essays by Bataille and Bourdieu - translated English - that testify in various ways to the strange persistence of medievalisms in French postwar avant-garde writings. Num Pages: 272 pages. BIC Classification: DSA; DSB. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 223 x 176 x 17. Weight in Grams: 406.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Publisher
The University of Chicago Press United States
Edition
New ed
Number of pages
272
Condition
New
SKU
V9780226349749
ISBN
9780226349749

€ 34.51

Paperback. Num Pages: 124 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: DSA; PBT. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 205 x 193 x 8. Weight in Grams: 252.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1982
Publisher
University Of Chicago Press
Edition
Reissue
Number of pages
124
Condition
New
SKU
V9780226650258
ISBN
9780226650258

€ 16.99

Paperback. aeo Bourdieu is one of the leading sociologists in the world today. aeo This is his long--awaited study of Flaubert and the formation of the modern literary field. aeo It will be recognized as a classic, and should be widely reviewed. Num Pages: 432 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 2ADF; DSA; DSBF; DSK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 226 x 154 x 33. Weight in Grams: 654.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1996
Publisher
Polity Press United Kingdom
Edition
New Ed
Number of pages
432
Condition
New
SKU
V9780745617787
ISBN
9780745617787

€ 26.51

Paperback. * An introduction to modern theories of literature and the arts. * Represents a wide variety of theories, including phenomenological theory, hermeneutical theory, gestalt theory, reception theory, semiotic theory, Marxist theory, deconstruction, anthropological theory, and feminist theory. Series: How to Study Literature. Num Pages: 224 pages, 0. BIC Classification: DSA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 229 x 153 x 8. Weight in Grams: 324.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Publisher
John Wiley and Sons Ltd United Kingdom
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
224
Condition
New
SKU
V9781405115803
ISBN
9781405115803

€ 32.66

Hardcover.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
Continuum Publishing Corporation United States
Number of pages
160
Condition
New
SKU
V9781623561710
ISBN
9781623561710

€ 119.96

Paperback. Num Pages: 248 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBB; DSA; JFC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 228 x 150 x 17. Weight in Grams: 400.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1999
Publisher
University of Minnesota Press United States
Edition
1st
Number of pages
248
Condition
New
SKU
V9780816629336
ISBN
9780816629336

€ 26.20

Paperback. This book explores the act of reading as the experiencing of specific moods and atmospheres. Translator(s): Butler, Erik. Num Pages: 152 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: DSA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 5487 x 3556 x 13. Weight in Grams: 204.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
Stanford University Press United States
Number of pages
152
Condition
New
Edition
Illustrated
SKU
V9780804781220
ISBN
9780804781220

€ 19.99
€ 19.29

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