The Routledge Critical And Cultural Theory Reader - minik.cf

cultural theory the key concepts routledge key guides - as best i can tell cultural theory aims to understand culture or cultures in an interdisciplinary way drawing mainly on philosophy and the human sciences especially sociology and anthropology with perhaps a few ideas of its own thrown in to produce a fairly eclectic mix, introduction to modern literary theory kristi siegel - new criticism a literary movement that started in the late 1920s and 1930s and originated in reaction to traditional criticism that new critics saw as largely concerned with matters extraneous to the text e g with the biography or psychology of the author or the work s relationship to literary history, the cultural studies reader simon during 9780415374132 - the cultural studies reader is the ideal introduction for students a revised introduction explaining the history and key concerns of cultural studies brings together important articles by leading thinkers to provide an essential guide to the development key issues and future directions of cultural studies, metaphilosophy contemporary internet encyclopedia of - contemporary metaphilosophy what is philosophy what is philosophy for how should philosophy be done these are metaphilosophical questions metaphilosophy being the study of the nature of philosophy, literary theory internet encyclopedia of philosophy - literary theory literary theory is the body of ideas and methods we use in the practical reading of literature by literary theory we refer not to the meaning of a work of literature but to the theories that reveal what literature can mean, critical theory stanford encyclopedia of philosophy - critical theory has a narrow and a broad meaning in philosophy and in the history of the social sciences critical theory in the narrow sense designates several generations of german philosophers and social theorists in the western european marxist tradition known as the frankfurt school, ashgate joins routledge routledge - with nearly 50 years of distinguished publishing in the social sciences arts and humanities ashgate complements routledge s commitment to support academic research and scholarly publishing, reader response criticism wikipedia - reader response criticism is a school of literary theory that focuses on the reader or audience and their experience of a literary work in contrast to other schools and theories that focus attention primarily on the author or the content and form of the work although literary theory has long paid some attention to the reader s role in creating the meaning and experience of a literary