A Dictionary of Literary and Thematic Terms

A Dictionary of Literary and Thematic Terms

Book - 1999
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In clear, succinct, non-technical language, this new dictionary of more than 850 terms expands upon the definition of "literary." It is the first book of its kind to give students a traditional literary vocabulary and related theoretical, historical, and cultural terms. It's a must-have reference for the interdisciplinary world of contemporary literary studies.

Features include:
-- Newly created definitions and examples of standard literary and related terms
-- Essays on major themes in literature
-- Terms related to Third World and feminist literature
-- Major contemporary theoretical terms
-- Cultural terms from other disciplines that touch peripherally on literature
-- References for further reading.

Publisher: New York : Facts On File, c1999
ISBN: 9780816032327
Branch Call Number: 803 Quinn
Characteristics: viii, 360 p. --
Alternative Title: Literary and thematic terms


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