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The critical tradition : classic texts and contemporary trends

Author: David H Richter
Publisher: Boston : Bedford/St. Martin's, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 3rd edView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: David H Richter
ISBN: 0312415206 9780312415204
OCLC Number: 65524004
Description: xxx, 2075 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: Republic. Book X / Plato --
Ion / Plato --
from Phaedrus / Plato --
from What is art? / Leo Tolstoy --
from Poetics / Aristotle --
The art of poetry / Horace --
from On the sublime / Longinus --
On the intellectual beauty / Plotinus --
from Letter to Can Grande della Scala / Dante Allighieri --
from La querelle de la rose / Christine de Pisan --
An apology for poetry / Sir Philip Sidney --
from An essay of dramatic poesy / John Dryden --
An epistle to the reader, from The Dutch lover / Aphra Behn --
Preface to The lucky chance / Aphra Behn --
An essay on criticism / Alexander Pope --
The rambler, no. 4 / Samuel Johnson --
Rasselas, chapter 10 / Samuel Johnson --
from Preface to Shakespeare / Samuel Johnson --
Of the standard of taste / David Hume --
from Contingencies of value / Barbara Hernstein Smith --
from Critique of judgment / Immanuel Kant --
from A vindication of the rights of women / Mary Wollstonecraft --
from Essay on fictions / Germaine de Staël --
On women writers / Germaine de Staël --
from On naïve and sentimental poetry / Friedrich von Schiller --
Preface to Lyrical ballads / William Wordsworth --
Shakespeare's judgment equal to his genius / Samuel Taylor Coleridge --
from Biographia literaria / Samuel Taylor Coleridge --
from a Letter to Benjamin Bailey / John Keats --
from a Letter to George and Thomas Keats / John Keats --
The four ages of poetry / Thomas Love Peacock --
A defence of poetry / Percy Bysshe Shelley --
The romantic artist, from Culture and society 1780-1950 / Raymond Williams --
Introduction to the philosophy of art / Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel --
The poet / Ralph Waldo Emerson --
The alienation of labor, from Economic and philosophical manuscripts of 1844 / Karl Marx --
Consciousness derived from material conditions, from The German ideology / Karl Marx --
On Greek art in its time, from A contribution to the critique of political economy / Karl Marx --
The function of criticism at the present time / Matthew Arnold --
from The study of poetry / Matthew Arnold --
from The birth of tragedy from the spirit of music / Friedrich Nietzsche --
On truth and lie in an extra-moral sense / Friedrich Nietzsche --
from Twilight of the idols / Friedrich Nietzsche --
The art of fiction / Henry James --
The decay of lying / Oscar Wilde --
The dream-work, from The interpretation of dreams / Sigmund Freud --
Creative writers and daydreaming / Sigmund Freud --
The "uncanny" / Sigmund Freud --
Medusa's head / Sigmund Freud --
Tradition and the individual talent / T.S. Eliot --
On the relation of analytical psychology to poetry / Carl Gustav Jung --
The principal archetypes / Carl Gustav Jung --
On double consciousness, from The souls of black folk / W.E.B. Du Bois --
Criteria of negro art / W.E.B. Du Bois --
The topic of the speaking person, from Discourse in the novel / Mikhail Bakhtin --
Heteroglossia in the novel, from Discourse in the novel / Mikhail Bakhtin --
from Problems in Dostoevsky's poetics / Mikhail Bakhtin --
Shakespeare's sister, from A room of one's own / Virginia Woolf --
Austen, Brontë, Eliot, from A room of one's own / Virginia Woolf --
The androgynous vision, from A room of one's own / Virginia Woolf --
Hölderlin and the essence of poetry / Martin Heidegger --
from Dickens : the two scrooges / Edmund Wilson --
Symbolic action in a poem by Keats / Kenneth Burke --
Literature as equipment for living / Kenneth Burke --
from The great tradition / F.R. Leavis --
Why write? / Jean-Paul Sartre --
Myths : of women in five authors / Simone de Beauvoir --
Constatives and performatives, from How to do things with words / J.L. Austin --
Speech acts : locutionary, illocutionary, perlocutionary, from How to do things with words / J.L. Austin --
The archetypes of literature / Northrop Frye --
Odysseus' scar / Erich Auerbach --
The elevation of the historicality of understanding to the status of hermeneutical principle / Hans-Georg Gadamer --
Against interpretation / Susan Sontag.
Responsibility: edited by David H. Richter.
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