Literary Theory by Hans Bertens
The Basics

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With a new introduction and fully updated pointers to further reading, this second edition of Hans Bertens’ bestselling book is a must-have guide to the world of literary theory.

Exploring a broad range of topics from Marxist and feminist criticism to post-modernism and new historicism it includes new coverage of:

the latest developments in post-colonial and cultural theory literature and sexuality the latest schools of thought, including eco-criticism and post-humanism the future of literary theory and criticism.

Literary Theory: The Basics is an essential purchase for anyone who wants to know what literary theory is and where it is going.


About Hans Bertens

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Bertens is Professor of Comparative Literature at Utrecht University.
Published November 14, 2007 by Routledge. 264 pages
Genres: History, Education & Reference, Literature & Fiction. Non-fiction

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