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Books Books 31 - 40 of about 47 related to On Longing: Narratives of the Miniature, the Gigantic, the Souvenir, the ....   

Attributing Authorship: An Introduction

Harold Love - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2002 - 271 pages
The present book is the first comprehensive survey of attribution from a literary perspective to appear for forty years.
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Narrative, Religion and Science: Fundamentalism Versus Irony, 1700-1999

Stephen Prickett - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2002 - 281 pages
Stephen Prickett explores the 'narrative' in ways of thinking about the world over 300 years.
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Literature and Race in Los Angeles

Julian Murphet - Literary Criticism - 2001 - 203 pages
This is a study of the treatment of the city, specifically LA, in contemporary writing.
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Theorising Textual Subjects: Agency and Oppression

Meili Steele - Literary Criticism - 1997 - 225 pages
This book addresses the central crisis in critical theory today: the attempts to theorise the subject as both a construct of discourse and a dialogical agent. In Theorising ...
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The Subject of Modernity

Anthony J. Cascardi - Literary Criticism - 1992 - 316 pages
The question of modernity has provoked a vigorous debate in the work of thinkers from Hegel to Habermas. Anthony J. Cascardi offers an historical account of the origins and ...
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Literature Against Philosophy, Plato to Derrida: A Defence of Poetry

Mark Edmundson - Literary Criticism - 1995 - 243 pages
This timely book focuses on theory's relations to literary art. It argues that the institutionalization of literary theory, particularly in American universities, has led to an ...
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The Definition of Literature and Other Essays

W. W. Robson, William Wallace Robson - Literary Criticism - 1984 - 284 pages
Professor Robson considers particular works and authors in the light of the preceding discussion of critical principles.
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An Experiment in Criticism

C. S. Lewis - Literary Criticism - 1992 - 142 pages
Why do we read literature and how do we judge it? C. S. Lewis's classic An Experiment in Criticism springs from the conviction that literature exists for the joy of the reader ...
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Theories of Mimesis

Arne Melberg - Literary Criticism - 1995 - 192 pages
Mimesis has long been cited as a key concept in the exploration of the relationship between art and reality. In this major study Arne Melberg discusses the theory and history ...
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