Critical Theory Today: A User-friendly Guide

Front Cover
Taylor & Francis, 1999 - Fiction - 437 pages
34 Reviews
  

What people are saying - Write a review

User ratings

5 stars
15
4 stars
11
3 stars
6
2 stars
2
1 star
0

Review: Critical Theory Today: A User-Friendly Guide

User Review  - Mary - Goodreads

Easy to read and well written with a good layout- All I ask for in a theory book. Read full review

Review: Critical Theory Today: A User-Friendly Guide

User Review  - Robert Bartram - Goodreads

Great little book that provides succinct overview of the various critical theories in English literature Read full review

Contents

CHAPTER
1
CHAPTER
13
about Literary Texts
32
Marxist Criticism
49
The Great Gatsby
66
to Other Literary Works
77
Feminism and Literature
98
Feminist Approaches
113
Reading of The Great Gatsby
226
For Further Reading
239
Deconstructive Approaches
274
New Historical and Cultural
311
Lesbian Gay and Queer Criticism
317
CHAPTER 11
363
African American Criticism
380
CHAPTER 12
423

CHAPTER 6
153
about Literary Texts
175
For Further Reading
192

Common terms and phrases

References to this book

All Book Search results »

About the author (1999)

Grand Valley State University

Bibliographic information