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  • Sexual Fiction

    First published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

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  • Translation Studies

    4th Edition

    By Susan Bassnett

    At a time when millions travel around the planet – some by choice, some driven by economic or political exile – translation of the written and spoken word is of ever increasing importance. This guide presents readers with an accessible and engaging introduction to the valuable position translation…

    Paperback – 2013-10-16
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  • Language and Style

    By E. L. Epstein

    First Published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 2013-08-27
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  • Linguistics and Novel

    By Roger Fowler

    First published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 2013-03-27
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  • Orality and Literacy

    30th Anniversary Edition

    By Walter J. Ong

    Walter J. Ong’s classic work provides a fascinating insight into the social effects of oral, written, printed and electronic technologies, and their impact on philosophical, theological, scientific and literary thought. This thirtieth anniversary edition – coinciding with Ong’s centenary year –…

    Paperback – 2012-09-26
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  • Adult Comics

    By Roger Sabin

    In a society where a comic equates with knockabout amusment for children, the sudden pre-eminence of adult comics, on everything from political satire to erotic fantasy, has predictably attracted an enormous amount of attention. Adult comics are part of the cultural landscape in a way that would…

    Paperback – 2010-10-13
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  • Alternative Shakespeares

    Volume 3

    Edited by Diana E. Henderson

    This volume takes up the challenge embodied in its predecessors, Alternative Shakespeares and Alternative Shakespeares 2, to identify and explore the new, the changing and the radically ‘other’ possibilities for Shakespeare Studies at our particular historical moment. Alternative Shakespeares 3…

    Paperback – 2007-10-02
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  • Culture and the Real

    Theorizing Cultural Criticism

    By Catherine Belsey

    What makes us the people we are? Culture evidently plays a part, but how large a part? Is culture alone the source of our identities? Some have argued that human nature is the foundation of culture, others that culture is the foundation of human identity. Catherine Belsey calls for a more nuanced,…

    Paperback – 2004-12-08
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  • Reading Television

    2nd Edition

    By John Fiske, John Hartley

    Reading Television was the first book to push the boundaries of television studies beyond the insights offered by cultural studies and textual analysis, creating a vibrant new field of study. Using the tools and techniques in this book, it is possible for everyone with a television set to analyze…

    Paperback – 2003-09-17
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  • Formalism and Marxism

    2nd Edition

    By Tony Bennett

    Russian Formalism and Marxist criticism had a seismic impact on twentieth-cetury literary theory and the shockwaves are still felt today. First published in 1979, Tony Bennett's Formalism and Marxism created its own reverberations by offering a ground-breaking new interpretation of the Formalists'…

    Paperback – 2003-08-20
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  • Studying British Cultures

    An Introduction, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Susan Bassnett

    'British Studies' and 'British Cultural Studies' cover a wide range of facets of contemporary Britain. Studying British Cultures: An Introduction is a unique collection of essays which examine the most significant aspects of this quickly developing area of study, analyzing the ways of teaching and…

    Paperback – 2003-08-20
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  • Structuralism and Semiotics

    2nd Edition

    By Terence Hawkes

    Published in 1977 as the first volume in the New Accents series, Structuralism and Semiotics made crucial debates in critical theory accessible to those with no prior knowledge of the field. Since then a generation of readers has used the book as an entry not only into structuralism and semiotics,…

    Paperback – 2003-07-16
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  • M. Feminist Criticism

    Edited by Terrence Hawkes

    These two volumes are part of the forty-one volume set New Accents. First launched in 1977, the New Accents series rapidly changed the face of literary studies. Its clear and concise volumes brought the latest in literary theory to students and academics and paved the way for undergraduate teaching…

    Hardback – 2002-10-16
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  • Reception Theory

    By Robert C. Holub

    First published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

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  • Literature and Propaganda

    By A. P. Foulkes

    First Published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

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  • Poetry as Discourse

    By Antony Easthope

    First published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

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  • Superstructuralism

    By Richard Harland

    First Published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

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  • C. Language, Signs, Literature

    Edited by Terrence Hawkes

    These three volumes are part of the forty-one volume set New Accents. First launched in 1977, the New Accents series rapidly changed the face of literary studies. Its clear and concise volumes brought the latest in literary theory to students and academics and paved the way for undergraduate…

    Hardback – 2002-10-16
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  • D. Structuralism, Post-Structuralism, Deconstruction

    Edited by Terrence Hawkes

    These three volumes are part of the forty-one volume set New Accents. First launched in 1977, the New Accents series rapidly changed the face of literary studies. Its clear and concise volumes brought the latest in literary theory to students and academics and paved the way for undergraduate…

    Hardback – 2002-10-16
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  • F. Literature and Society

    Edited by Terrence Hawkes

    These three volumes are part of the forty-one volume set New Accents. First launched in 1977, the New Accents series rapidly changed the face of literary studies. Its clear and concise volumes brought the latest in literary theory to students and academics and paved the way for undergraduate…

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  • G. Literature and Fantasy

    Edited by Terrence Hawkes

    These three volumes are part of the forty-one volume set New Accents. First launched in 1977, the New Accents series rapidly changed the face of literary studies. Its clear and concise volumes brought the latest in literary theory to students and academics and paved the way for undergraduate…

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  • H. Theories of Narrative

    Edited by Terrence Hawkes

    These three volumes are part of the forty-one volume set New Accents. First launched in 1977, the New Accents series rapidly changed the face of literary studies. Its clear and concise volumes brought the latest in literary theory to students and academics and paved the way for undergraduate…

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  • I. Poetics and Politics

    Edited by Terrence Hawkes

    These two volumes are part of the forty-one volume set New Accents. First launched in 1977, the New Accents series rapidly changed the face of literary studies. Its clear and concise volumes brought the latest in literary theory to students and academics and paved the way for undergraduate teaching…

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  • J. Popular Culture

    Edited by Terrence Hawkes

    These four volumes are part of the forty-one volume set New Accents. First launched in 1977, the New Accents series rapidly changed the face of literary studies. Its clear and concise volumes brought the latest in literary theory to students and academics and paved the way for undergraduate…

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  • K. Ourselves and Others

    Edited by Terrence Hawkes

    These four volumes are part of the forty-one volume set New Accents. First launched in 1977, the New Accents series rapidly changed the face of literary studies. Its clear and concise volumes brought the latest in literary theory to students and academics and paved the way for undergraduate…

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  • New Accents

    Edited by Terence Hawkes

    First launched in 1977, The New Accents series rapidly changed the face of literary studies. Its clear and concise volumes brought the latest in literary theory to students and academics and paved the way for undergraduate teaching on essential new topics and approaches. The New Accents volumes are…

    Hardback – 2002-10-16
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  • L. Thinking about Reading

    Edited by Terrence Hawkes

    These four volumes are part of the forty-one volume set New Accents. First launched in 1977, the New Accents series rapidly changed the face of literary studies. Its clear and concise volumes brought the latest in literary theory to students and academics and paved the way for undergraduate…

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  • A. Reconsidering Shakespeare

    Edited by Terrence Hawkes

    These three volumes are part of the forty-one volume set New Accents. First launched in 1977, the New Accents series rapidly changed the face of literary studies. Its clear and concise volumes brought the latest in literary theory to students and academics and paved the way for undergraduate…

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  • B. Reassessing English

    Edited by Terrence Hawkes

    These three volumes are part of the forty-one volume set New Accents. First launched in 1977, the New Accents series rapidly changed the face of literary studies. Its clear and concise volumes brought the latest in literary theory to students and academics and paved the way for undergraduate…

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  • Rewriting English

    By Janet Batsleer, Tony Davies, Rebecca O'Rourke, Chris Weedon

    First Published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

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  • English and Englishness

    By Brian Doyle

    First published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Hardback – 2002-10-16
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  • Sexual/Textual Politics

    Feminist Literary Theory, 2nd Edition

    By Toril Moi

    What are the political implications of a feminist critical practice? How do the problems of the literary text relate to the priorities and perspectives of feminist politics as a whole?Sexual/Textual Politics addresses these fundamental questions and examines the strengths and limitations of the two…

    Paperback – 2002-06-13
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  • The Semiotics of Theatre and Drama

    2nd Edition

    By Keir Elam

    The late twentieth century saw an explosion of interest in semiotics, the science of the signs and processes by which we communicate. In this study, the first of its kind in English, Keir Elam shows how this new 'science' can provide a radical shift in our understanding of theatrical performance,…

    Paperback – 2002-06-13
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  • The Empire Writes Back

    Theory and Practice in Post-Colonial Literatures, 2nd Edition

    By Bill Ashcroft, Gareth Griffiths, Helen Tiffin

    The experience of colonization and the challenges of a post-colonial world have produced an explosion of new writing in English. This diverse and powerful body of literature has established a specific practice of post-colonial writing in cultures as various as India, Australia, the West Indies and…

    Paperback – 2002-06-13
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  • Dialogism

    Bakhtin and His World, 2nd Edition

    By Michael Holquist

    Holquist's masterly study draws on all of Bakhtin's known writings providing a comprehensive account of his achievement. Widely acknowledged as an exceptional guide to Bakhtin and dialogics, this book now includes a new introduction, concluding chapter and a fully updated bibliography. He argues…

    Paperback – 2002-06-12
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  • Narrative Fiction

    Contemporary Poetics, 2nd Edition

    By Shlomith Rimmon-Kenan

    What is a narrative? What is narrative fiction? How does it differ from other kinds of narrative? What featuers turn a discourse into a narrative text? Now widely acknowledged as one of the most significant volumes in its field, Narrative Fiction turns its attention to these and other questions. In…

    Paperback – 2002-06-12
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  • Deconstruction

    Theory and Practice, 3rd Edition

    By Christopher Norris

    Deconstruction: Theory and Practice has been acclaimed as by far the most readable, concise and authoritative guide to this topic. Without oversimplifying or glossing over the challenges, Norris makes deconstruction more accessible to the reader. The volume focuses on the works of Jacques Derrida…

    Paperback – 2002-05-22
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  • Alternative Shakespeares

    2nd Edition

    Edited by John Drakakis

    When critical theory met literary studies in the 1970s and '80s, some of the most radical and exciting theoretical work centred on the quasi-sacred figure of Shakespeare. In Alternative Shakespeares, John Drakakis brought together key essays by founding figures in this movement to remake…

    Paperback – 2002-05-22
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  • The Politics of Postmodernism

    2nd Edition

    By Linda Hutcheon

    This classic text remains one of the clearest and most incisive introductions to postmodernism. Perhaps more importantly, it is a compelling discussion of why postmodernism matters. Working through the issue of representation in art forms from fiction to photography, Linda Hutcheon sets out…

    Paperback – 2002-05-15
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  • Critical Practice

    2nd Edition

    By Catherine Belsey

    What is poststructuralist theory, and what difference does it make to literary criticism? Where do we find the meaning of the text: in the author's head? in the reader's? Or do we, instead, make meaning in the practice of reading itself? If so, what part do our own values play in the process of…

    Paperback – 2002-05-15
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  • Post-Colonial Shakespeares

    Edited by Ania Loomba, Martin Orkin

    Postcolonial Shakespeares is an exciting step forward in the dialogue between postcolonial studies and Shakespearean criticism. This unique volume features original work by some of the leading critics within the growing field of Shakespeare studies and is the most authoritative collection on this…

    Paperback – 1998-09-02
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  • Studying British Cultures

    An Introduction

    Edited by Susan Bassnett

    Studying British Cultures is a lively and provocative volume of essays which offers the ideal introduction to a contentious area. The contributors, who have been instrumental in establishing the discipline of British Cultural Studies, explore a wide range of critical debates on cultural identity…

    Paperback – 1997-07-02
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  • Alternative Shakespeares

    Volume 2

    Edited by Terence Hawkes

    Alternative Shakespeares, published in 1985, shook up the world of Shakespearean studies, demythologising Shakespeare and applying new theories to the study of his work. Alternative Shakespeares: Volume 2 investigates Shakespearean criticism over a decade later, introducing new debates and new…

    Paperback – 1996-09-25
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  • Dialogue and Difference

    By Peter Brooker, Peter Humm

    Paperback – 1989-10-18
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  • Telling Stories

    A Theoretical Analysis of Narrative Fiction

    By Steven Cohan, Linda M. Shires

    Telling Stories overturns traditional definitions of narrative by arguing that any story, whether a Bette Davis film, a jeans ad, a Jane Austen novel of a 'Cathy' comic, must be related to larger cultural networks. The authors show how meanings and subjectivity do not exist in isolation, but are…

    Paperback – 1988-10-19
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  • Making a Difference

    Feminist Literary Criticism

    Edited by Gayle Green, Coppélia Kahn

    Feminist scholarship employs gender as a fundamental organizing category of human experience, holding two related premises: men and women have different perceptions or experiences in the same contexts, the male perspective having been dominant in fields of knowledge; and that gender is not a…

    Paperback – 1985-12-18
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  • Metafiction

    The Theory and Practice of Self-Conscious Fiction

    By Patricia Waugh

    Metafiction begins by surveying the state of contemporary fiction in Britain and America and explores the complex political, social and economic factors which influence critical judgment of fiction. The author shows how, as the novel has been eclipsed by the mass media, novelists have sought to…

    Paperback – 1984-10-17
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  • Fantasy

    The Literature of Subversion

    By Dr Rosemary Jackson

    This study argues against vague interpretations of fantasy as mere escapism and seeks to define it as a distinct kind of narrative. A general theoretical section introduces recent work on fantasy, notably Tzventan Todorov's The Fantastic: A Structural Approach to a Literary Genre (1973). Dr Jackson…

    Paperback – 1981-04-15
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  • Subculture

    The Meaning of Style

    By Dick Hebdige

    'Hebdige's Subculture: The Meaning of Style is so important: complex and remarkably lucid, it's the first book dealing with punk to offer intellectual content. Hebdige [...] is concerned with the UK's postwar, music-centred, white working-class subcultures, from teddy boys to mods and rockers to…

    Paperback – 1979-08-15
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