ISBN10: 081661251X ISBN13: 9780816612512 Publisher: Univ of Minnesota Pr (Tx) Published: Nov 1 1996 Pages: 234 Weight: 0.90lbs. Height: 9.25" Width: 6.00" Depth: 0.75" Language: English
This classic work is designed to cover all of the major movements in literary studies during this century. Noted for its clear, engaging style and unpretentious treatment, Literary Theory has become the introduction of choice for anyone interested in learning about the world of contemporary literary thought. The second edition contains a major new survey chapter that addresses developments in cultural theory since the book's original publication in 1983, including feminist theory, postmodernism, and poststructuralism.