How to Interpret Literature Critical Theory for Literary and Cultural Studies

ISBN-10: 019975750X

ISBN-13: 9780199757503

Edition: 2nd 2011

Authors: Robert Dale Parker

List price: $39.95
30 day, 100% satisfaction guarantee

If an item you ordered from TextbookRush does not meet your expectations due to an error on our part, simply fill out a return request and then return it by mail within 30 days of ordering it for a full refund of item cost.

Learn more about our returns policy


what's this?
Rush Rewards U
Members Receive:
You have reached 400 XP and carrot coins. That is the daily max!
Study Briefs

Limited time offer: Get the first one free! (?)

All the information you need in one place! Each Study Brief is a summary of one specific subject; facts, figures, and explanations to help you learn faster.

Add to cart
Study Briefs
Periodic Table Online content $4.95 $1.99
Add to cart
Study Briefs
Medical Terminology Online content $4.95 $1.99
Add to cart
Study Briefs
SQL Online content $4.95 $1.99
Customers also bought

Book details

List price: $39.95
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 2011
Publisher: Oxford University Press, Incorporated
Publication date: 7/18/2011
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 368
Size: 5.25" wide x 8.00" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.792
Language: English

New Criticism
How to Interpret: Key Concepts for New Critical Interpretation
Historicizing the New Criticism: Rethinking Literary Unity
The Intentional Fallacy and the Affective Fallacy
How to Interpret: A New Critical Example
Further Reading
Key Concepts in Structuralism
How to Interpret: Structuralism in Cultural and Literary Studies
The Death of the Author
How to Interpret: The Detective Novel
Structuralism, Formalism, and Literary History
The Structuralist Study of Narrative: Narratology
Narrative Syntax, Metaphor, and Metonymy
Further Reading
Key Concepts in Deconstruction
How to Interpret: A Deconstructionist Example
Writing, Speech, and Differance
Deconstruction beyond Derrida
Deconstruction, Essentialism, and Identity
How to Interpret: More Deconstructive Examples
Further Reading
The Psychoanalytic Understanding of the Mind
Sigmund Freud
How to Interpret: Models of Psychoanalytic Interpretation
From the Interpretation of Dreams to the Interpretation of Literature
How to Interpret: Psychoanalytic Examples
Jacques Lacan
Further Reading
Early Feminist Criticism
Sex and Gender
How to Interpret: Feminist Examples
Feminism and Visual Pleasure
Further Reading
Queer Studies
Key Concepts in Queer Studies
How to Interpret: A Queer Studies Example
Queer Studies and History
Outing: Writers, Characters, and the Literary Closet
Homosociality and Heterosexual Panic
How to Interpret: Another Queer Studies Example
Further Reading
Key Concepts in Marxism
Contemporary Marxism, Ideology, and Agency
How to Interpret: Marxist Examples
Further Reading
Historicism and Cultural Studies
New Historicism
How to Interpret: Historicist Examples
Michel Foucault
Cultural Studies
How to Interpret: A Cultural Studies Example
Cultural Studies, Historicism, and Literature
Further Reading
Postcolonial and Race Studies
From Orientalism to Deconstruction: Edward Said, Homi Bhabha, and Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak
How to Interpret: A Postcolonial Studies Example
Race Studies: Postcolonial Theory and the Construction of Race
How to Interpret: Postcolonial and Race Studies Examples
Further Reading
Reader Response
Ideal, Implied, and Actual Readers
Structuralist Models of Reading and Communication
Aesthetic Judgment, Interpretive Communities, and Resisting Readers
Reception Theory and Reception History
Readers and the New Technologies
Further Reading
Works Cited
Photographic Credits
Free shipping on orders over $35*

*A minimum purchase of $35 is required. Shipping is provided via FedEx SmartPost® and FedEx Express Saver®. Average delivery time is 1 – 5 business days, but is not guaranteed in that timeframe. Also allow 1 - 2 days for processing. Free shipping is eligible only in the continental United States and excludes Hawaii, Alaska and Puerto Rico. FedEx service marks used by permission."Marketplace" orders are not eligible for free or discounted shipping.

Learn more about the TextbookRush Marketplace.