This completely up-to-date 3rd version of Critical conception Today bargains an obtainable advent to modern severe idea, offering in-depth assurance of the most typical ways to literary research this day, together with: feminism; psychoanalysis; Marxism; reader-response thought; New feedback; structuralism and semiotics; deconstruction; new historicism and cultural feedback; lesbian, homosexual, and queer idea; African American feedback and postcolonial criticism.
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- a record of particular questions critics ask approximately literary texts
- an interpretation of F. Scott Fitzgerald's The nice Gatsby throughout the lens of every theory
- a checklist of questions for extra perform to lead readers in making use of each one conception to diversified literary works
- updated and increased bibliographies
Both attractive and rigorous, this can be a "how-to" ebook for undergraduate and graduate scholars new to serious thought and for faculty professors who are looking to increase their repertoire of serious techniques to literature.