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An Introduction to Criticism : Literature / Film / Culture: Ryan, Michael: BOOKS KINOKUNIYA
书籍资料
An Introduction to Criticism : Literature / Film / Culture
An Introduction to Criticism : Literature / Film / Culture
作者: Ryan, Michael
出版社 : Wiley-Blackwell
出版日期 : 2012/02
Binding : Paperback
ISBN : 9781405182829

BookWeb售价 : S$ 112.98
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语言 : English

书籍简介
Source: ENG
Place of Publication: Great Britain
Academic Level: Undergraduate
Table of Contents
 
Preface: An Introduction to Critical Analysis      xi
    1 Formalism                                    1  (18)
      Major Texts                                  1  (1)
      Major Ideas                                  1  (2)
      Major Terms                                  3  (2)
      Summary and Discussion                       5  (2)
      Examples of Formalist Critical Analysis      7  (11)
      Things to Look for in Literary and           18 (1)
      Cultural Texts
    2 Structuralism                                19 (13)
      Major Texts                                  19 (1)
      Major Ideas                                  19 (3)
      Major Terms                                  22 (1)
      Summary and Discussion                       23 (2)
      Examples of Structuralist Analysis           25 (6)
      Things to Look for in Literary and           31 (1)
      Cultural Texts
    3 Historical Criticism                         32 (11)
      Major Texts                                  32 (1)
      Major Ideas                                  32 (1)
      Major Terms                                  33 (2)
      Summary and Discussion                       35 (2)
      Examples of Historical Analysis              37 (5)
      Things to Look for in Literary and           42 (1)
      Cultural Texts
    4 Psychoanalysis and Psychology                43 (16)
      Major Texts                                  43 (1)
      Major Ideas                                  43 (2)
      Major Terms                                  45 (3)
      Summary and Discussion                       48 (4)
      Examples of Psychological Analysis           52 (6)
      Things to Look for in Literary and           58 (1)
      Cultural Texts
    5 Marxism and Political Criticism              59 (16)
      Major Texts                                  59 (1)
      Major Ideas                                  59 (4)
      Major Terms                                  63 (1)
      Summary and Discussion                       64 (7)
      Examples of Marxist Analysis                 71 (3)
      Things to Look for in Literary and           74 (1)
      Cultural Texts
    6 Post-Structuralism and Deconstruction        75 (12)
      Major Texts                                  75 (1)
      Major Ideas                                  75 (3)
      Major Terms                                  78 (2)
      Summary and Discussion                       80 (3)
      Examples of Deconstructive Analysis          83 (3)
      Things to Look for in Literary and           86 (1)
      Cultural Texts
    7 Gender Criticism                             87 (22)
      Major Works                                  87 (1)
      Major Ideas                                  87 (2)
      Major Terms                                  89 (2)
      Summary and Discussion                       91 (7)
      Examples of Gender Analysis                  98 (10)
      Things to Look for in Literary and           108(1)
      Cultural Texts
    8 Ethnic, Post-Colonial, and Transnational     109(15)
    Criticism
      Major Texts                                  109(1)
      Major Ideas                                  109(1)
      Major Terms                                  110(1)
      Summary and Discussion                       111(7)
      Examples of Post-Colonial and Ethnic         118(4)
      Analysis
      Things to Look for in Literary and           122(2)
      Cultural Texts
    9 Scientific Criticism                         124(14)
      Major Texts                                  124(1)
      Major Ideas                                  124(2)
      Major Terms                                  126(1)
      Summary and Discussion                       127(3)
      Examples of Scientific Criticism             130(7)
      Things to Look for in Literary and           137(1)
      Cultural Texts
    10 Film Studies                                138(13)
      Major Works                                  138(1)
      Major Ideas                                  138(1)
      Major Terms                                  139(3)
      Summary and Discussion                       142(5)
      Examples of Film Analysis                    147(3)
      Things to Look for in Film Texts             150(1)
    11 Cultural Studies                            151(10)
      Major Texts                                  151(1)
      Major Ideas                                  151(2)
      Major Terms                                  153(1)
      Summary and Discussion                       153(4)
      Examples of Cultural Analysis                157(3)
      Things to Look for in Cultural Texts         160(1)
  Summary: Theory for Beginners                    161(20)
      1 Culture is nature                          161(1)
      2 Words make things                          162(2)
      3 We know what we know                       164(1)
      4 Learn Arabic                               165(1)
      5 Reality is a fabrication                   165(2)
      6 Not all stories are true                   167(2)
      7 Power is belief                            169(1)
      8 You are not who you think you are          170(2)
      9 You have to learn to be yourself           172(1)
      10 Capitalism is bad for you                 172(2)
      11 Effects are sometimes causes              174(1)
      12 Identity is difference --- and is         175(2)
      therefore contingent
      13 We all live in the past                   177(1)
      14 The world is all there is                 178(1)
      15 Nature is culture                         178(3)
Index                                              181
 

An accessible and thorough introduction to literary theory and contemporary critical practice, this book is an essential resource for beginning students of literary criticism. * Covers traditional approaches such as formalism and structuralism, as well as more recent developments in criticism such as evolutionary theory, cognitive studies, ethical criticism, and ecocriticism* Offers explanations of key works and major ideas in literary criticism and suggests key elements to look for in a literary text* Also applies critical approaches to various examples from film studies* Enables students to build a critical framework and write analytically

Contents
PrefaceTexts 1 Major Ideas 1 Major Terms 3 Summary and Discussion 5 Examples of Formalist Critical Analysis 7 Things to Look for in Literary and Cultural Texts 18 2 Structuralism 19 Major Texts 19 Major Ideas 19 Major Terms 22 Summary and Discussion 23 Examples of Structuralist Analysis 25 Things to Look for in Literary and Cultural Texts 31 3 Historical Criticism 32 Major Texts 32 Major Ideas 32 Major Terms 33 Summary and Discussion 35 Examples of Historical Analysis 37 Things to Look for in Literary and Cultural Texts 42 4 Psychoanalysis and Psychology 43 Major Texts 43 Major Ideas 43 Major Terms 45 Summary and Discussion 48 Examples of Psychological Analysis 52 Things to Look for in Literary and Cultural Texts 58 5 Marxism and Political Criticism 59 Major Texts 59 Major Ideas 59 Major Terms 63 Summary and Discussion 64 Examples of Marxist Analysis 71 Things to Look for in Literary and Cultural Texts 74 6 Post-Structuralism and Deconstruction 75 Major Texts 75 Major Ideas 75 Major Terms 78 Summary and Discussion 80 Examples of Deconstructive Analysis 83 Things to Look for in Literary and Cultural Texts 86 7 Gender Criticism 87 Major Works 87 Major Ideas 87 Major Terms 89 Summary and Discussion 91 Examples of Gender Analysis 98 Things to Look for in Literary and Cultural Texts 108 8 Ethnic, Post-Colonial, and Transnational Criticism 109 Major Texts 109 Major Ideas 109 Major Terms 110 Summary and Discussion 111 Examples of Post-Colonial and Ethnic Analysis 118 Things to Look for in Literary and Cultural Texts 122 9 Scientific Criticism 124 Major Texts 124 Major Ideas 124 Major Terms 126 Summary and Discussion 127 Examples of Scientific Criticism 130 Things to Look for in Literary and Cultural Texts 137 10 Film Studies 138 Major Works 138 Major Ideas 138 Major Terms 139 Summary and Discussion 142 Examples of Film Analysis 147 Things to Look for in Film Texts 150 11 Cultural Studies 151 Major Texts 151 Major Ideas 151 Major Terms 153 Summary and Discussion 153 Examples of Cultural Analysis 157 Things to Look for in Cultural Texts 160 Summary: Theory for Beginners 161 1 Culture is nature 161 2 Words make things 162 3 We know what we know 164 4 Learn Arabic 165 5 Reality is a fabrication 165 6 Not all stories are true 167 7 Power is belief 169 8 You are not who you think you are 170 9 You have to learn to be yourself 172 10 Capitalism is bad for you 172 11 Effects are sometimes causes 174 12 Identity is difference - and is therefore contingent 175 13 We all live in the past 177 14 The world is all there is 178 15 Nature is culture 178 Index 181