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Metaphors of Self: The Meaning of Autobiography

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Hardcover, 360 pages
Published July 21st 1972 by Princeton University Press
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Sherah
Apr 06, 2008 Sherah rated it it was ok
Olney is considered one of the seminal theorists of autobiography, but I don't think his technique would withstand the rigours of current academic publishing (book first published in 1972). In his introduction he tells the readers that he hasn't felt the need to consult other theorists on autobiography and this book was written somewhere out in the bush.
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