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By David Buchbinder

Addresses the categorical query of ways specific theories produce sure varieties of readings of poems. This publication bargains an advent to literary idea and its relation to the examine of poetry, overlaying a normal dialogue of poetry and conception, new feedback, structuralism, deconstruction, Russian formalism and poetry and heritage. there's additionally a piece on poetry and gender, contributions via Barbara Milech. Following an advent to every of those components, a poem is taken into account within the gentle of every specific serious strategy. This e-book is aimed in particular at undergraduate and postgraduate scholars, additional schooling and A-level scholars and tutors.

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