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  • Cinema and Political Thinking: A Student’s Guide to Political Theory and Methods book cover

    Cinema and Political Thinking

    A Student’s Guide to Political Theory and Methods, 1st Edition

    By Michael J. Shapiro

    In this book Michael J. Shapiro stages a series of pedagogical encounters between political theory, represented as a compositional challenge, and cinematic texts, emphasizing how to achieve an effective research paper/essay by heeding the compositional strategies of films. The text’s…

    Paperback – 2019-12-01 
    Routledge

  • Automated Media book cover

    Automated Media

    1st Edition

    By Mark Andrejevic

    In this era of automated media, Mark Andrejevic puts a lens to the characteristics of automated media and their social, political, and cultural consequences, contesting the emerging logics of automation even as they seem to have become irresistible and implacable. This book shows how pervasive…

    Paperback – 2019-11-21 
    Routledge

  • Pastoral book cover

    Pastoral

    2nd Edition

    By Terry Gifford

    Updated throughout, this new edition provides a clear and invaluable introduction to the study of Pastoral. Terry Gifford traces the history of the genre from its classical origins through to contemporary writing and introduces the major writers and critical issues relating to Pastoral. Gifford…

    Paperback – 2019-11-15 
    Routledge
    The New Critical Idiom

  • Children's Literature book cover

    Children's Literature

    1st Edition

    By Carrie Hintz

    Children’s Literature is an accessible introduction to this engaging field. Carrie Hintz offers a defining conceptual overview of children’s literature that presents its competing histories, its cultural contexts, and the theoretical debates it has instigated. Positioned within the wider field of…

    Paperback – 2019-11-15 
    Routledge
    The New Critical Idiom

  • Engagements with Contemporary Literary and Critical Theory book cover

    Engagements with Contemporary Literary and Critical Theory

    1st Edition

    By Evan Gottlieb

    Engagements with Contemporary Literary and Critical Theory is a wide-ranging but accessible introduction to the key thinkers and theories integral to the study of literature. Organised thematically, the book provides historical introductions and uses a variety of relevant contemporary examples to…

    Paperback – 2019-11-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Engagements with Literature

  • Trauma book cover

    Trauma

    1st Edition

    By Lucy Bond, Stef Craps

    Trauma has become a catchword of our time and a central category in contemporary theory and criticism. In this illuminating and accessible volume, Lucy Bond and Stef Craps: provide an account of the history of the concept of trauma from the late nineteenth century to the present day examine…

    Paperback – 2019-10-29 
    Routledge
    The New Critical Idiom

  • Antología de escritoras españolas de la Edad Media y el Siglo de Oro book cover

    Antología de escritoras españolas de la Edad Media y el Siglo de Oro

    1st Edition

    Edited by Luzmila Camacho Platero

    Antología de escritoras españolas de la Edad Media y el Siglo de Oro ofrece una selección de obras literarias de ocho escritoras medievales, renacentistas y barrocas. Cada capítulo presenta una extensa introducción sobre la autora y su obra. Esta antología contribuye a mejorar el conocimiento de…

    Paperback – 2019-10-16 
    Routledge

  • Before Literature: The Nature of Narrative Without the Written Word book cover

    Before Literature

    The Nature of Narrative Without the Written Word, 1st Edition

    By Sheila J. Nayar

    Before Literature examines storytelling when, due to historical, technological or socio-economic circumstance, a narrative was neither shaped nor influenced by alphabetic literacy.   How does a story unfold when carried solely in memory, when it could not be written down or externally stored? What…

    Paperback – 2019-10-11 
    Routledge

  • The Anthropocene: Key Issues for the Humanities book cover

    The Anthropocene

    Key Issues for the Humanities, 1st Edition

    By Eva Horn, Hannes Bergthaller

    The Anthropocene is a concept which challenges the foundations of humanities scholarship as it is traditionally understood. It calls not only for closer engagement with the natural sciences but also for a synthetic approach bringing together insights from the various subdisciplines in the…

    Paperback – 2019-09-30 
    Routledge
    Key Issues in Environment and Sustainability

  • Literature for Young Adults: Books (and More) for Contemporary Readers book cover

    Literature for Young Adults

    Books (and More) for Contemporary Readers, 2nd Edition

    By Joan L. Knickerbocker, James A. Rycik

    Now in its second edition, this book explores a great variety of genres and formats of young adult literature, while placing special emphasis on contemporary works with nontraditional themes, protagonists, and literary conventions that are well suited to young adult readers. It looks at the ways in…

    Paperback – 2019-09-17 
    Routledge

  • Literature and the World book cover

    Literature and the World

    1st Edition

    By Stefan Helgesson, Mads Rosendahl Thomsen

    Literature and the World presents a broad and multifaceted introduction to world literature and globalisation. The book provides a brief background and history of the field followed by a wide spectrum of exemplary readings and case studies from around the world. Amongst other aspects of World…

    Paperback – 2019-09-12 
    Routledge
    Literature and Contemporary Thought

  • Bergson book cover

    Bergson

    1st Edition

    By Mark Sinclair

    Henri Bergson (1859-1941) was one of the most celebrated and influential philosophers of the twentieth century. He was awarded in 1928 the Nobel prize for literature for his philosophical work, and his controversial ideas about time, memory and life shaped generations of thinkers, writers and…

    Paperback – 2019-08-28 
    Routledge
    The Routledge Philosophers

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