The Norton Anthology of Theory and Criticism: Third Edition
Leitch, Vincent B., Cain, William E., Finke, Laurie A., McGowan, John, Sharpley-Whiting, T. Denean, Williams, Jeffrey J.
W.W. Norton & Company, Jun 11, 2018 - Literary Criticism - 2848 pages
The gold standard anthology for anyone who wants to understand the development and current state of literary theory. Offering 191 pieces by 157 authors, The Norton Anthology of Theory and Criticism, Third Edition, is more comprehensive and more varied in its selection than any other anthology. Forty-eight NEW selections—concentrated mostly on the twentieth and twenty-first centuries—make the book not only the best overview of the history of theory, but also a remarkably up-to-date portrait of the state of theory today.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - mpouk - LibraryThing
A superb Anthology. Several famous thinkers and philosophers (from Plato to Freud) as well as some not so well known contemporaries are introduced succinctly followed by a selection of some of their ... Read full review
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An excellent and authoritative anthology of literary theory, covering all the major schools. Read full review