During this sequence of essays, the authors objective to research the connection among modern literary conception and its perform. The authors have chosen twelve of the main renowned, influential and far-reaching theoretical positions at the moment on hand, akin to hermeneutics, archetypal feedback, deconstruction, psychoanalysis, feminism and Marxism. In a fashion that the overall reader can simply entry, Atikins and Morrow speak about the first positive factors, heritage, concepts and implications of these theories that are such a lot influential today.

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