Living with Theory
By (author) Vincent B. Leitch
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Living with Theory by Vincent B. Leitch
Book DescriptionIn a clear and readable style, Living with Theory maps out contemporary theory, tracing its complex configurations, its political preoccupations, and its relations with literature. * Argues that the field of theory in late postmodern consumer society has become overburdened with new ideas, and that there is an essential need for guides and signposts in this complex field* Maps out contemporary theory, tracing its complex configurations, its political preoccupations, and its relations with literature* Explores the engagement of theory with such phenomena as globalization and postmodernism, multiculturalism and cultural wars, plus the rise of neoliberalism and the corporate university* Highlights the current reconfiguration of critical reading and its potential future
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Book DetailsISBN: 9781405175296
(238mm x 166mm x 21mm)
Imprint: Wiley-Blackwell (an imprint of John Wiley & Sons Ltd)
Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Ltd
Publish Date: 18-Dec-2007
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Vincent B. Leitch
Norton Anthology of Theory and Criticism, Hardback (April 2010)
The most comprehensive anthology of literary theory and criticism, updated and with a global approach.
American Literary Criticism Since the 1930s, Paperback (August 2009)
Updated ed. of: American literary criticism from the thirties to the eighties. 1988.
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In a clear and readable style, Living with Theory maps out contemporary theory, tracing its complex configurations, its political preoccupations, and its relations with literature.
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Author Biography - Vincent B. Leitch
Vincent B. Leitch holds the Paul and Carol Daube Sutton Chair in English at the University of Oklahoma, where he teaches criticism and theory. He is author of numerous books on critical theory, and is the general editor of the Norton Anthology of Theory and Criticism.
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