The Norton Anthology of Theory and Criticism
ISBN10: 0393974294 ISBN13: 9780393974294 Publisher: W W Norton & Co Inc Published: Jul 1 2001 Pages: 2624 Weight: 4.15lbs. Height: 9.75" Width: 6.50" Depth: 2.50" Language: English
This anthology of critical writing ranges from Gorgias and Plato to Sigmund Freud and Mikhail Bakhtin. Each of the 147 contributions has a headnote introducing the writer and making connections to other critics, theorists and movements. An introduction surveys the history of theory and criticism.