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  1. The Language of Literature

    By Adrian Beard

    Series: Routledge A Level English Guides

    Routledge A Level English Guides equip AS and A2 Level students with the skills they need to explore, evaluate, and enjoy English.Books in the series are built around the various skills specified in the assessment objectives (AOs) for all AS and A2 Level English courses. Focusing on the AOs most...

    Published January 16th 2003 by Routledge

  2. The Language of Fiction

    Essays in Criticism and Verbal Analysis of the English Novel, 2nd Edition

    By David Lodge

    Series: Routledge Classics

    Language of Fiction was the first book of criticism by the renowned novelist and critic David Lodge. His uniquely informed perspective - he was already the author of three successful novels at the time of its first publication in 1966 - and lucid exposition meant that the work proved a landmark of...

    Published September 12th 2002 by Routledge

  3. Language Alone

    The Critical Fetish of Modernity

    By Geoffrey Galt Harpham

    How did the concept of language come to dominate modern intellectual history? In Language Alone, Geoffrey Galt Harpham provides at once the most comprehensive survey and most telling critique of the pervasive role of language in modern thought. He shows how thinkers in such diverse fields as...

    Published September 6th 2002 by Routledge

  4. Doing English

    2nd Edition

    By Robert Eaglestone

    Series: Doing... Series

    Aimed at students in the final year of secondary education or beginning degrees, this readable book provides the ideal introduction to studying English literature. Doing English: explains what 'doing English' really means introduces current ideas about literature, contexts and interpretations...

    Published August 29th 2002 by Routledge

  5. Structuralist Poetics

    Structuralism, Linguistics and the Study of Literature, 2nd Edition

    By Jonathan Culler

    Series: Routledge Classics

    A work of technical skill as well as outstanding literary merit, Structuralist Poetics was awarded the 1975 James Russell Lowell Prize of the Modern Language Association. It was during the writing of this book that Culler developed his now famous and remarkably complex theory of poetics and...

    Published July 4th 2002 by Routledge

  6. Cognitive Poetics

    An Introduction

    By Peter Stockwell

    Cognitive poetics is a new way of thinking about literature, involving the application of cognitive linguistics and psychology to literary texts. This book is the first introductory text to this growing field.In Cognitive Poetics: An Introduction, the reader is encouraged to re-evaluate the...

    Published June 27th 2002 by Routledge

  7. A Companion to Baugh and Cable's A History of the English Language

    By Thomas Cable

    This comprehensive and accessible student workbook accompanies the fifth edition of Albert C. Baugh and Thomas Cable's History of the English Language.Each chapter in the workbook corresponds directly to a chapter in the textbook and offers exercises, review questions, extensive supplementary...

    Published June 27th 2002 by Routledge

  8. Mencius On The Mind V 5

    By John Constable

    First Published in 2001. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published December 20th 2001 by Routledge

  9. The Pursuit of Signs

    By Jonathan Culler

    Series: Routledge Classics

    To gain a deeper understanding of the literary movement that has dominated recent Anglo-American literary criticism, The Pursuit of Signs is a must. In a world increasingly mediated, it offers insights into our ways of consuming texts that are both brilliant and bold. Dancing through semiotics,...

    Published May 18th 2001 by Routledge

  10. Texts and Contexts

    An Introduction to Literature and Language Study

    By Adrian Beard

    The idea of studying texts 'in context' has become a major new emphasis in contemporary literary studies. Texts and Contexts explores the idea of contexts and the way they affect texts, concentrating on:* the writer's context* the reader's context* the text's context* the language context* the...

    Published March 1st 2001 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Mencius On The Mind V 5

    To Be Published October 31st 2014
  2. Dickens’ Novels as Poetry: Allegory and Literature of the City
    By Jeremy Tambling
    To Be Published November 23rd 2014
  3. Postcolonial Audiences: Readers, Viewers and Reception
    Edited by Bethan Benwell, James Procter, Gemma Robinson
    To Be Published November 27th 2014
  4. The Essential Ilan Stavans
    By Ilan Stavans
    To Be Published December 4th 2014
  5. Global Portuguese: Linguistic Ideologies in Late Modernity
    Edited by Luiz Paulo Moita-Lopes
    To Be Published December 17th 2014

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