Poststructuralism A Very Short Introduction

Poststructuralism  A Very Short Introduction PDF Book Detail:
Author: Catherine Belsey
Publisher: OUP Oxford
ISBN: 0191604402
Size: 66.86 MB
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Category : Literary Criticism
Languages : en
Pages : 128
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Book Description: Poststructuralism changes the way we understand the relations between human beings, their culture, and the world. Following a brief account of the historical relationship between structuralism and poststructuralism, this Very Short Introduction traces the key arguments that have led poststructuralists to challenge traditional theories of language and culture. Whilst the author discusses such well-known figures as Barthes, Foucault, Derrida, and Lacan, she also draws pertinent examples from literature, art, film, and popular culture, unfolding the postructuralist account of what it means to be a human being. ABOUT THE SERIES: The Very Short Introductions series from Oxford University Press contains hundreds of titles in almost every subject area. These pocket-sized books are the perfect way to get ahead in a new subject quickly. Our expert authors combine facts, analysis, perspective, new ideas, and enthusiasm to make interesting and challenging topics highly readable.

Poststrukturalismus

Poststrukturalismus PDF Book Detail:
Author: Catherine Belsey
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ISBN: 9783150190708
Size: 60.57 MB
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Languages : en
Pages : 167
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Post Structuralism

Post structuralism PDF Book Detail:
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ISBN: 9780191775437
Size: 28.32 MB
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Category : Poststructuralism
Languages : en
Pages : 117
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Book Description: Following a brief account of the historical relationship between structuralism and poststructuralism, this book traces the key arguments that have led poststructuralists to challenge traditional theories of language and culture.

Literary Theory

Literary Theory PDF Book Detail:
Author: Jonathan Culler
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 019285383X
Size: 32.44 MB
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Category : Literary Criticism
Languages : en
Pages : 149
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Book Description: A brief introduction to literary theory that explores the various moves that literary theory has encouraged.

Literary Theory A Very Short Introduction

Literary Theory  A Very Short Introduction PDF Book Detail:
Author: Jonathan Culler
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199691347
Size: 50.55 MB
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Category : Literary Criticism
Languages : en
Pages : 165
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Book Description: Literary Theory: A Very Short Introduction offers insights into theories about the nature of language and meaning, human identity, and the power of language. Fully updated for 2011 and including a new chapter on 'Ethics and aesthetics', it steers a clear and lucid path through an often impenetrable subject.

Barthes A Very Short Introduction

Barthes  A Very Short Introduction PDF Book Detail:
Author: Jonathan Culler
Publisher: Oxford Paperbacks
ISBN: 0192801597
Size: 70.13 MB
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Category : Philosophy
Languages : en
Pages : 160
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Book Description: Roland Barthes was the leading figure of French Structuralism, the theoretical movement of the 1960s which revolutionized the study of literature and culture, as well as history and psychoanalysis. But Barthes was a man who disliked orthodoxies. His shifting positions and theoretical interests make him hard to grasp and assess. This book surveys Barthes' work in clear, accessible prose, highlighting what is most interesting and important in his work today.

Poststructuralism A Very Short Introduction

Poststructuralism  A Very Short Introduction PDF Book Detail:
Author: Catherine Belsey
Publisher: OUP Oxford
ISBN: 9780191582943
Size: 54.21 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
Category : Social Science
Languages : en
Pages : 128
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Book Description: Poststructuralism changes the way we understand the relations between human beings, their culture, and the world. Following a brief account of the historical relationship between structuralism and poststructuralism, this Very Short Introduction traces the key arguments that have led poststructuralists to challenge traditional theories of language and culture. Whilst the author discusses such well-known figures as Barthes, Foucault, Derrida, and Lacan, she also draws pertinent examples from literature, art, film, and popular culture, unfolding the postructuralist account of what it means to be a human being.

Emotion

Emotion PDF Book Detail:
Author: Dylan Evans
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ISBN: 9783456852959
Size: 36.32 MB
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Category :
Languages : de
Pages : 176
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Quantentheorie

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Author: John C. Polkinghorne
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ISBN: 9783150188613
Size: 24.74 MB
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Languages : de
Pages : 176
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A Future For Criticism

A Future for Criticism PDF Book Detail:
Author: Catherine Belsey
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781444393408
Size: 34.99 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
Category : Literary Criticism
Languages : en
Pages : 160
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Book Description: A Future for Criticism considers why fiction gives so much pleasure, and the neglect of this issue in contemporary criticism. Offers a brief, lively, and accessible account of a new direction for critical practice, from one of Britain's most prominent literary theorists and critics Proposes a new path for future criticism, more open to reflecting on the pleasures of fiction Written in a clear, jargon-free style, and illustrated throughout with numerous examples