Literature by Peter Widdowson
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Literature
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Literature

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Literature by Peter Widdowson

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This introductory volume provides an overview of the history of Literature as a cultural concept, and reflects on the contemporary nature, place and function of what the literary might mean for us today. Literature: * offers a concise history of the canonic concept of 'literature' from its earliest origins * illustrates the kinds of theoretical issues which are currently invoked by the term 'literary' * provides a definition of the 'literary' for the twenty-first century With Literature Peter Widdowson provides a thought-provoking essay on the contemporary relevance of the 'literary' for students.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780415169134
ISBN-10: 0415169135
Format: Hardback
(198mm x 129mm x 25mm)
Pages: 240
Imprint: Routledge
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Publish Date: 10-Dec-1998
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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