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English Studies Book: An Introduction to Language, Literature and Culture Robert Pope

English Studies Book: An Introduction to Language, Literature and Culture

Robert Pope

Published April 25th 2002
ISBN : 9781280236587
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448 pages
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Designed to support students and teachers working across the range of language, literature and culture, The English Studies Book combines the functions of study guide, critical dictionary and text anthology. Revised and updated throughout, featuresMoreDesigned to support students and teachers working across the range of language, literature and culture, The English Studies Book combines the functions of study guide, critical dictionary and text anthology. Revised and updated throughout, features of the second edition include: a prologue addressing changes in English studies entries on over 100 critical and theoretical terms practical introductions to the major theoretical approaches, with new sections on aesthetics, ethics, ecology and sexuality an anthology of literary and related texts from Anglo-Saxon to Afro-Caribbean, with fresh selections on the sonnet, haiku, slave narratives and science fiction, and additional texts by Elizabeth Barrett Browning, Charles Darwin, Ian McEwan, Margaret Atwood, Amy Tan and others handy frameworks and checklists for close reading, research, essay writing and other textual activities, including use of the Internet.