A History of Literary Criticism and Theory: From Plato to by M. A. R. Habib

By M. A. R. Habib

This complete consultant to the heritage of literary feedback from antiquity to the current day presents an authoritative assessment of the foremost activities, figures, and texts of literary feedback, in addition to surveying their cultural, old, and philosophical contexts.

  • Supplies the cultural, historic and philosophical historical past to the literary feedback of every era
  • Enables scholars to determine the improvement of literary feedback in context
  • Organised chronologically, from classical literary feedback via to deconstruction
  • Considers quite a lot of thinkers and occasions from the French Revolution to Freud’s perspectives on civilization
  • Can be used along any anthology of literary feedback or as a coherent stand-alone introduction

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