Literary Theory by Terry Eagleton
Look inside with Google Book Preview
Literary Theory
By Terry Eagleton

Literary Theory

An Introduction 25th Anniversary edition

By (author) See other recent books by Terry Eagleton
Format: Paperback

Normal Price: $39.95
Your Price: $35.96 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $3.99! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $1.80 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available Available to Backorder, No Due Date for Supply, Not for Xmas



Literary Theory by Terry Eagleton

Book Description

A quarter of a century on from its original publication, Literary Theory: An Introduction still conjures the subversion, excitement and exoticism that characterized theory through the 1960s and 70s, when it posed an unprecedented challenge to the literary establishment. Eagleton has added a new preface to this anniversary edition to address more recent developments in literary studies, including what he describes as "the growth of a kind of anti-theory", and the idea that literary theory has been institutionalized. Insightful and enlightening, Literary Theory: An Introduction remains the essential guide to the field. 25th Anniversary Edition of Terry Eagleton's classic introduction to literary theory First published in 1983, and revised in 1996 to include material on developments in feminist and cultural theory Has served as an inspiration to generations of students and teachers Continues to function as arguably the definitive undergraduate textbook on literary theory Reissue includes a new foreword by Eagleton himself, reflecting on the impact and enduring success of the book, and on developments in literary theory since it was first published

Buy Literary Theory book by Terry Eagleton from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.


Book Details

ISBN: 9781405179218
ISBN-10: 140517921X
Format: Paperback
(229mm x 154mm x 19mm)
Pages: 248
Imprint: Wiley-Blackwell (an imprint of John Wiley & Sons Ltd)
Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Ltd
Publish Date: 29-Feb-2008
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

Other Editions...


Customers who bought this also bought...


Books By Author Terry Eagleton

Materialism by Terry Eagleton Materialism, Hardback (January 2017)

A brilliant introduction to the philosophical concept of materialism and its relevance to contemporary science and culture

Culture by Terry Eagleton Culture, Hardback (May 2016)

One of our most brilliant minds offers a sweeping intellectual history that argues for the reclamation of culture's value

Eight Tragedies of Shakespeare by Terry Eagleton Eight Tragedies of Shakespeare, Paperback (February 2016)

Victor Kiernan provides a rich and insightful analysis of eight of Shakespeare's greatest tragedies, revealing how they were shaped by the social and political upheavals of his age.

» View all books by Terry Eagleton

Reviews

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Literary Theory book by Terry Eagleton and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)

Write a book review


Author Biography - Terry Eagleton

Terry Eagleton is John Edward Taylor Professor of English Literature at the University of Manchester. His recent publications include How to Read a Poem (2006), The English Novel (2004), Sweet Violence: The Idea of the Tragic (2003), The Idea of Culture (2000), Scholars and Rebels in Nineteenth-Century Ireland (1999), and The Illusions of Postmodernism (1996), all published by Blackwell Publishing.

Boomerang Bucks close

For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.

Recent books by Terry Eagleton close
Materialism by Terry Eagleton
Culture by Terry Eagleton
Eight Tragedies of Shakespeare by Terry Eagleton
Hope Without Optimism by Terry Eagleton
Hope Without Optimism by Terry Eagleton
Culture and the Death of God by Terry Eagleton
Across the Pond by Terry Eagleton
How to read literature by Terry Eagleton
Across the Pond by Terry Eagleton
Event of Literature by Terry Eagleton
Beckett and Nothing by Terry Eagleton
Why Marx Was Right by Terry Eagleton
Sanja Ivekovic: Sweet Violence by Terry Eagleton
On Evil by Terry Eagleton
Reason, Faith, and Revolution by Terry Eagleton
Task of the Critic by Terry Eagleton
Walter Benjamin by Terry Eagleton
Trouble with Strangers by Terry Eagleton
Trouble with Strangers by Terry Eagleton
Meaning of Life: A Very Short Introduction by Terry Eagleton
»
BoomerangBooks.com.au close