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Literary in Theory

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ISBN-10: 0804753741

ISBN-13: 9780804753746

Edition: 2006

Authors: Jonathan Culler, Jonathan Culler

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Book details

List price: $24.95
Copyright year: 2006
Publisher: Stanford University Press
Publication date: 9/26/2006
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 296
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.00" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 0.880
Language: English

Professor of English and Comparative Literature at Cornell University, Culler has played an important role in the dissemination of structuralist and poststructuralist theory in the U.S. academy. His Structuralist Poetics (1975) was one of the first books to survey the new continental theory, and it included a bibliography with all the English translations of that work then available. As the title suggests, Culler's book concentrates on structuralist literary analysis, explicating in particular what various continental critics had to say about the "deep structures" or codes governing literary production as a mode of discourse with an apparent radical diversity of texts and "surface…