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  • The Routledge Diaspora Studies Reader book cover

    The Routledge Diaspora Studies Reader

    1st Edition

    Edited by Klaus Stierstorfer, Janet Wilson

    The Routledge Diaspora Studies Reader provides a comprehensive resource for students and scholars working in this vital interdisciplinary field. The book traces the emergence and development of diaspora studies as a field of scholarship, presenting key critical essays alongside more recent…

    Paperback – 2017-10-24
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  • The Routledge Auto Biography Studies Reader book cover

    The Routledge Auto Biography Studies Reader

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ricia A. Chansky, Emily Hipchen

    The Routledge Auto|Biography Studies Reader collects together key theoretical essays in the field, creating a solid base for any critical study of autobiography, biography, or life writing. Beginning with a foreword by Sidonie Smith and a general introduction to the collection, the book is then…

    Paperback – 2015-11-09
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  • Science Fiction and Cultural Theory: A Reader book cover

    Science Fiction and Cultural Theory: A Reader

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sherryl Vint

    Science Fiction and Cultural Theory: A Reader is an essential resource for literature students studying science fiction, science and popular culture, and contemporary theory. This book combines key theories that have become touchstones for work in the field with more recent thinking to …

    Paperback – 2015-10-21
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  • Ecocriticism: The Essential Reader book cover

    Ecocriticism

    The Essential Reader, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ken Hiltner

    Ecocriticism: The Essential Reader charts the growth of this important field. The first-wave ecocriticism section focuses on key readings from the 1960s to the 1990s. The second-wave ecocriticism section goes on to consider a range of exciting contemporary trends, including environmental…

    Paperback – 2014-06-30
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  • Literature and the Bible: A Reader book cover

    Literature and the Bible

    A Reader, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jo Carruthers, Mark Knight, Andrew Tate

    This book traces the emergence and development of Literature and the Bible as a field of scholarship, presenting key critical essays alongside more recent criticism that explores new directions. The Western literary tradition has a long and complex relationship with the Jewish and Christian…

    Paperback – 2013-08-13
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  • The Routledge Queer Studies Reader book cover

    The Routledge Queer Studies Reader

    1st Edition

    Edited by Donald E. Hall, Annamarie Jagose

    The Routledge Queer Studies Reader provides a comprehensive resource for students and scholars working in this vibrant and interdisciplinary field. The book traces the emergence and development of Queer Studies as a field of scholarship, presenting key critical essays alongside more recent…

    Paperback – 2012-05-31
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  • World Literature: A Reader book cover

    World Literature

    A Reader, 1st Edition

    Edited by Theo D'haen, César Domínguez, Mads Rosendahl Thomsen

    World Literature is an increasingly influential subject in literary studies, which has led to the re-framing of contemporary ideas of ‘national literatures’, language and translation. World Literature: A Reader brings together thirty essential readings which display the theoretical foundations of…

    Paperback – 2012-05-31
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  • Literature and Globalization: A Reader book cover

    Literature and Globalization

    A Reader, 1st Edition

    Edited by Liam Connell, Nicky Marsh

    '[I] wonder how we have managed without such a text.' – Rita Raley, UCSB, USA Globalization has had a huge impact on thinking across the humanities, redefining the understanding of fields such as communication, culture, politics, and literature. This groundbreaking Reader is the first to…

    Paperback – 2010-09-17
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  • The History of Reading book cover

    The History of Reading

    1st Edition

    Edited by Shafquat Towheed, Rosalind Crone, Katie Halsey

    The History of Reading offers an engaging, accessible overview from the rise of literacy through to the current trend of ‘book clubs’. Divided into seven sections, each with a useful introduction, this Reader: summarises the main debates and perspectives shaping the field introduces key…

    Paperback – 2010-07-30
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  • The Routledge Reader in Caribbean Literature book cover

    The Routledge Reader in Caribbean Literature

    1st Edition

    Edited by Alison Donnell, Sarah Lawson Welsh

    The Routledge Reader in Caribbean Literature is an outstanding compilation of over seventy primary and secondary texts of writing from the Caribbean. Locating key writers within a specifically Caribbean framework, the editors Alison Donnell and Sarah Lawson Welsh demonstrate that these singular…

    Paperback – 1996-08-15
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