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The Contexts of Bakhtin
Language: en
Pages: 248
Authors: Professor David Shepherd, David Shepherd
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-11-12 - Publisher: Routledge

The fourteen essays collected in this volume, notwithstanding their diversity of subject matter and approach, share a concern with the contexts to which we need to refer in order to understand not only the origins, but also the potential of Mikhail Bakhtin's thought: contexts both immediate and oblique, personal and
The Contexts of Aleksandr Sergeevich Pushkin
Language: en
Pages: 112
Authors: Peter I. Barta, Ulrich Goebel
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 1988 - Publisher:

A collection of essays in English and Russian presented at the 1987 symposium commemorating the 150th anniversary of Pushkin's death.
Religion in the Thought of Mikhail Bakhtin
Language: en
Pages: 176
Authors: Hilary B.P. Bagshaw
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-04-08 - Publisher: Routledge

This book examines the significance of religion in the work of the twentieth century philosopher Mikhail Bakhtin. Exploring Bakhtin’s contribution to debates on methodology in the study of religion, this book argues that his use of religious terminology is derived from his source material in philosophy of religion and not
Vocative Constructions in the Language of Shakespeare
Language: en
Pages: 525
Authors: Beatrix Busse
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-01-01 - Publisher: John Benjamins Publishing

This study investigates the functions, meanings, and varieties of forms of address in Shakespeare s dramatic work. New categories of Shakespearean vocatives are developed and the grammar of vocatives is investigated in, above, and below the clause, following morpho-syntactic, semantic, lexicographical, pragmatic, social and contextual criteria. Going beyond the conventional
The Cambridge History of Literary Criticism: Volume 9, Twentieth-Century Historical, Philosophical and Psychological Perspectives
Language: en
Pages: 482
Authors: George Alexander Kennedy, Christa Knellwolf, Glyn P. Norton, Jessica Osborn, Hugh Barr Nisbet, Maynard Mack Professor of English Claude Rawson, Christopher Norris, Marshall Brown, Claude Julien Rawson, Alastair J. Minnis, A. Walton Litz, Ian Richard Johnson, Raman Selden, Louis Menand, Rafey Habib, Christa Knellwolf King, Lawrence Rainey
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 1989 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Highly informative essays on developments in literary criticism and theory during the twentieth century.