Download e-book for kindle: Literary Criticism from Plato to Postmodernism: The by James Seaton

By James Seaton

This booklet deals a historical past of literary feedback from Plato to the current, arguing that this heritage can most sensible be noticeable as a discussion between 3 traditions - the Platonic, Neoplatonic, and the humanistic, originated through Aristotle. there are lots of histories of literary feedback, yet this can be the 1st to explain our realizing of the numerous possible incommensurable techniques hired over the centuries via connection with the 3 traditions. Making its case through cautious analyses of person critics, the e-book argues for the relevance of the humanistic culture within the twenty-first century and beyond.

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