On Deconstruction: Theory and Criticism After Structuralism
Cornell University Press, 1982 - Literary Criticism - 307 pages
With an emphasis on readers and reading, the author considers deconstruction in terms of the questions raised by psychoanalytic, feminist, and reader-response criticism. As a result, this book is both an authoritative synthesis of Derrida's thought and an analysis of the often-problematic relation between his philosophical writings and the work of literary critics.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - stillatim - LibraryThing
I read this after Culler's 'Structuralist Poetics' book, and it's more or less more of the same: excellent exposition of the theory in question, which reads like walking through knee deep oatmeal ... Read full review
Chapter One READERS AND READING
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