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Beginning Theory An Introduction to Literary and Cultural Theory

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ISBN-10: 0719079276

ISBN-13: 9780719079276

Edition: 3rd 2009 (Revised)

Authors: Peter Barry

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The new edition of 'Beginning Theory' features new chapters which take account of recent developments in literary theory.
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Book details

List price: $10.99
Edition: 3rd
Copyright year: 2009
Publisher: Manchester University Press
Publication date: 2/1/2009
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 352
Size: 5.12" wide x 7.72" long x 1.10" tall
Weight: 1.056
Language: English

Peter Barry serves as principal engineer in the Intel Embedded & Communications Group. He has worked in the development of embedded systems for over twenty years in Intel, Basic Communications, Nortel Networks and Tellabs, working with processors from Z80, 68K, PowerPC, ARM, XScale and Intel architecture systems. He is an expert in embedded operating systems and embedded platforms, and has developed board support packages for proprietary RTOS, pSOS, VxWorks, WinCE and Linux. He has developed protocol stacks and applications primarily for data communications and telecommunications and industrial applications.

Theory before 'Theory' - Liberal humanism
Post-structuralism and deconstruction
Psychoanalytic criticism
Feminist criticism
Lesbian/gay criticism
Marxist criticism
New historicism and cultural materialism
Postcolonial criticism
Literary theory ��� a history in ten events
Theory after 'Theory'
Edgar Allan Poe: 'The Oval Portrait'
Dylan Thomas: 'A Refusal to Mourn'
William Cowper: 'The Castaway'
Where do we go from here: Further reading