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World Literature in Theory
By David Damrosch (editor)
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Blackwell Pub
Publication date January 28, 2014
Pages 536
Binding Hardcover
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9781118407684
ISBN-10 1118407687
Dimensions 1.25 by 7 by 9.75 in.
Weight 2.20 lbs.
Published in Great Britain
Original list price $130.00
Summaries and Reviews
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World Literature in Theory provides a definitive exploration of the pressing questions facing those studying world literature today.

  • Coverage is split into four parts which examine the origins and seminal formulations of world literature, world literature in the age of globalization, contemporary debates on world literature, and localized versions of world literature
  • Contains more than 30 important theoretical essays by the most influential scholars, including Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, Hugo Meltzl, Edward Said, Franco Moretti, Jorge Luis Borges, and Gayatri Spivak
  • Includes substantive introductions to each essay, as well as an annotated bibliography for further reading
  • Allows students to understand, articulate, and debate the most important issues in this rapidly changing field of study


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Hardcover
Book cover for 9780313323836 Book cover for 9781118407684
 
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from Blackwell Pub (January 28, 2014)
9781118407684 | details & prices | 536 pages | 7.00 × 9.75 × 1.25 in. | 2.20 lbs | List price $130.00
About: World Literature in Theory provides a definitive exploration of the pressing questions facing those studying world literature today.
With Cathal J. Nolan | from Greenwood Pub Group (May 1, 2002); titled "Greenwood Encyclopedia of International Relations"
9780313323836 | details & prices | 2128 pages | 7.75 × 10.50 × 1.75 in. | 3.06 lbs | List price $124.95
This edition also contains Greenwood Encyclopedia of International Relations, World Literature in Theory
About: Entries detail developments in international affairs, the effects of contact with major powers on the rest of the world, and political and economic impacts, and offer the author's perspective on international issues.
Paperback
from Blackwell Pub (January 28, 2014)
9781118407691 | details & prices | 536 pages | 6.50 × 9.50 × 1.00 in. | 1.80 lbs | List price $52.95

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