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Major Works

Major Works: Literature & Culture

You are currently browsing 1–10 of 14 new and published major works in the subject of Literature & Culture — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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Routledge Major Works has a strong international focus and each of the sets is edited by a leading expert in their field. This publishing programme continues to grow with new book series being created all the time. Worthy mentions include a new Sports Studies and Construction Series.

Titles published by Routledge Major Works cover an abundance of literature on leading and influential figures, key concepts, topics and sub-disciplines across the social sciences, humanities, behavioural sciences and law.

New and Published Books

  1. Cinema, Literature & Society

    Elite and Mass Culture in Interwar Britain

    By Peter Miles, Malcolm Smith

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Cinema

    During the interwar period cinema and literature seemed to be at odds with each other, part of the continuing struggle between mass and elite culture which so worried writers such as Aldous Huxley, T.S. Eliot and the Leavises. And this cultural divide appeared to be sharp evidence of a deeper...

    Published November 10th 2013 by Routledge

  2. B. Reassessing English

    Edited by Terrence Hawkes

    These three volumes are part of the forty-one volume set New Accents. First launched in 1977, the New Accents series rapidly changed the face of literary studies. Its clear and concise volumes brought the latest in literary theory to students and academics and paved the way for undergraduate...

    Published February 27th 2007 by Routledge

  3. Transgression

    Edited by Chris Jenks

    Series: Critical Concepts in Sociology

    Transgression – a concept defined as conduct that breaks rules or exceeds boundaries – is a key idea for sociologists, anthropologists and cultural theorists, and is a major feature of postmodern thought. Providing an inter-disciplinary base to the notion of transgression, this four-volume set...

    Published August 23rd 2006 by Routledge

  4. Structuralism

    Edited by Jonathan Culler

    Series: Critical Concepts in Literary and Cultural Studies

    Structuralism is a broad intellectual movement in the humanities and social sciences that came to prominence in the 1960s. Representing the beginning of modern interdisciplinary work in what has come to be called "theory", it seeks not to explain the meaning of an object or event but to understand...

    Published June 22nd 2006 by Routledge

  5. Structuralism:Crit Con Lit&Cul

    Edited by Jonathan Culler

    First published in 2006. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published June 21st 2006 by Routledge

  6. Structuralism:Crit Con Lit&Cul

    Edited by Jonathan Culler

    First published in 2006. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published June 21st 2006 by Routledge

  7. Structuralism:Crit Con Lit&Cul

    Edited by Jonathan Culler

    First published in 2006. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published June 21st 2006 by Routledge

  8. Structuralism:Crit Con Lit&Cul

    Edited by Jonathan Culler

    First published in 2006. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published June 21st 2006 by Routledge

  9. Metafiction

    By Patricia Waugh

    First Published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published October 16th 2002 by Routledge

  10. B. Reassessing English

    Edited by Terrence Hawkes

    Series: New Accents

    These three volumes are part of the forty-one volume set New Accents. First launched in 1977, the New Accents series rapidly changed the face of literary studies. Its clear and concise volumes brought the latest in literary theory to students and academics and paved the way for undergraduate...

    Published October 16th 2002 by Routledge