The Routledge Companion to Critical and Cultural Theory

Paul Wake (Editor), Simon Malpas (Editor)

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Abstract

Now in a fully updated second edition The Routledge Companion to Critical and Cultural Theory is an indispensible guide for anyone approaching the field for the first time. Exploring ideas from a diverse range of disciplines through a series of 11 critical essays and a dictionary of key names and terms, this book examines some of the most complex and fundamental theories in modern scholarship including:

- Marxism
- Trauma Theory
- Ecocriticism
- Psychoanalysis
- Feminism
- Posthumanism
- Gender and Queer Theory
- Structuralism
- Narrative
- Postcolonialism
- Deconstruction
- Postmodernism

With three new essays, an updated introduction, further reading and a wealth of new dictionary entries, this text is an indispensible guide for all students of the theoretically informed arts, humanities and social sciences.
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationLondon
PublisherRoutledge
Number of pages360
Edition2nd
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 20 Jun 2013

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NameRoutledge Companions

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    Malpas, S., 20 Jun 2013, The Routledge Companion to Critical and Cultural Theory. Wake, P. & Malpas, S. (eds.). 2nd ed. London: Routledge, p. 62-72 11 p. (Routledge Companions).

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