Introductory Literary Studies Products

  • Literature and Gender

    1st Edition

    By Lizbeth Goodman

    Literature and Gender combines an introduction to and an anthology of literary texts which powerfully demonstrate the relevance of gender issues to the study of literature. The volume covers all three major literary genres - poetry, fiction and drama - and closely examines a wide range of themes,…

    Paperback – 1996-03-28
    Approaching Literature

  • The Realist Novel

    1st Edition

    Edited by Dennis Walder

    This book guides the student through the fundamentals of this enduring literary form. By using carefully selected novels and discussing a wide range of authors including Emily Dickinson and John Kincaid, the authors provide a lively examination of the particular themes and modes of realist novels…

    Paperback – 1996-03-07
    Approaching Literature

  • Critical Theory and Practice: A Coursebook

    1st Edition

    By Keith Green, Jill LeBihan

    Critical Teory and Practice answers lots of questions, but also stimulates new ones. Its tailor-made combination of survey, reader and workbook is ideal for the beginning - perhaps even bewildered - student of literary theory. The work is divided into seven chapters, each of which contains guiding…

    Paperback – 1995-12-07

  • Metre, Rhythm and Verse Form

    1st Edition

    By Philip Hobsbaum

    Poetry criticism is a subject central to the study of literature. However, it is laden with technical terms that, to the beginning student, can be both intimidating and confusing. Philip Hobsbaum provides a welcome remedy, illuminating terms ranging from the iambus to the bob-wheel stanza, and…

    Paperback – 1995-11-16
    The New Critical Idiom

  • The Idea of the Postmodern

    A History, 1st Edition

    By Hans Bertens

    At last! Everything you ever wanted to know about postmodernism but were afraid to ask.Hans Bertens' Postmodernism is the first introductory overview of postmodernism to succeed in providing a witty and accessible guide for the bemused student. In clear and straightforward but always elegant prose,…

    Paperback – 1994-12-15

  • Dyslexia In Children

    1st Edition

    By Angela Fawcett, Rod Nicolson

    This text links general skills difficulties to dyslexia. It examines the research which has found that dyslexic children have problems not just with their reading but in a range of skills including several (such as balance) unrelated to reading.…

    Paperback – 1994-11-02

  • Masterworks of Asian Literature in Comparative Perspective: A Guide for Teaching

    A Guide for Teaching, 1st Edition

    By Barbara Stoler Miller

    This is a collection of 46 essays by specialists in Asian literature, who offer a wide range of possibilities for introducing Asian literature to English-speaking students. It is intended to help in promoting multicultural education.…

    Paperback – 1993-12-31

  • The Development of the Sonnet

    An Introduction, 1st Edition

    By Michael R. G. Spiller

    First published in 1992. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 1992-12-03

  • Shakespeare and Voltaire

    1st Edition

    By J Kagarlizki, Julij Kagarlizki

    Aims to demand a reaction to the agony and horror of the war in Iraq and war in general. The main theme of war contrasts with a variety of unconventional observations on the concerns and vicissitudes of everyday life.…

    Paperback – 1989-06-01

  • Book Production and Letters in the Western European Renaissance

    Essays in Honour of Conor Fahy, 1st Edition

    By Anna-Laura Lepschy

    Paperback – 1986-03-01

  • The Canterbury Tales

    1st Edition

    By Derek Pearsall

    This classic and eminently readable work provides a full critical introduction to the complete Canterbury Tales. Essential reading for students of Chaucer.…

    Paperback – 1985-10-31

  • How to Write Critical Essays

    1st Edition

    By David B. Pirie

    This invaluable book offers the student of literature detailed advice on the entire process of critical essay writing, from first facing the question right through to producing a fair copy for final submission to the teacher.…

    Paperback – 1985-06-20

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