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Author Davis, Colin, 1960-

Title After poststructuralism : reading, stories and theory / Colin Davis
Published London ; New York : Routledge, 2004
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Description 1 online resource (210 pages)
Contents Book Cover; Title; Contents; Acknowledgements; Introduction; Impostures of French theory; Enlightenment/poststructuralism; After knowledge: Lyotard and the postmodern condition; After ethics: Levinas without stories; After hope: Althusser on reading and self-reading; After identity: Kristeva's life stories; Spectres of theory; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Summary This is a brilliantly argued account of the past and present fortunes of theory. It also maps out a way forward for the humanities in which theory will play a crucial part
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 197-206) and index
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Subject Criticism -- 20th century.
Literature -- History and criticism -- Theory, etc.
Structuralism (Literary analysis)
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2003008592
ISBN 0203569229 (electronic bk.)
9780203569221 (electronic bk.)
(hbk. ; alk. paper)