During this sequence of essays, the authors objective to investigate the connection among modern literary concept and its perform. The authors have chosen twelve of the main well-known, influential and far-reaching theoretical positions presently to be had, comparable to hermeneutics, archetypal feedback, deconstruction, psychoanalysis, feminism and Marxism. In a manner that the final reader can simply entry, Atikins and Morrow talk about the first gains, historical past, ideas and implications of these theories that are so much influential today.

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