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Burke provides a detailed explanation of anti-authorialism and shows how, even taken on its own terms, the attempt to abolish the author is fundamentally misguided and philosophically untenable.
Paperback, 258 pages
Published May 1st 1998 by Edinburgh University Press (first published September 1st 1992)
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