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The Cambridge History of Literary Criticism: From Formalism to Poststructuralism (Cambridge History of Literary Criticism #8)

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Volume 8 of The Cambridge History of Literary Criticism (the second to be published) deals with the most hotly debated areas of literary theory, including Structuralism, Poststructuralism, Semiotics, and Hermeneutics. Also incorporating a reflective chapter by Richard Rorty on Deconstruction, and culminating in accounts of the reader-oriented criticism of critics such as S ...more
Hardcover, 550 pages
Published October 27th 1995 by Cambridge University Press (first published December 1st 1992)
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