Download e-book for iPad: A Dictionary of Critical Theory by Leonard Orr

By Leonard Orr

ISBN-10: 0313235279

ISBN-13: 9780313235276

Interest in severe idea has grown greatly because the finish of the Sixties and now appears absolutely built-in into such a lot college courses. Leonard Orr has ready a miles wanted ancient and overseas dictionary of the language of severe thought. He comprises phrases that experience seemed with nice frequency within the indexes to anthologies of serious thought, both normal or particular to a interval or institution; phrases that experience seemed within the indexes to straightforward histories of feedback; colleges of feedback or vast varieties of feedback; and key phrases from foreign-language serious idea. All definitions are written from the viewpoint of literary severe use. The entries often contain resource info. every time attainable, the reader is stated resources in English. Cross-references also are supplied as appropriate.

While nearly all of readers of this paintings should be college participants and graduate scholars in English, international literatures, or comparative literature, the definitions are obtainable adequate to be worthwhile for undergraduates and non-academics.

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