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The Scarlet Letter (Case Studies in Contemporary Criticism)

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Adopted at more than 1,000 colleges and universities, Bedford/St. Martin's innovative Case Studies in Contemporary Criticism series has introduced more than a quarter of a million students to literary theory and earned enthusiastic praise nationwide. Along with an authoritative text of a major literary work, each volume presents critical essays, selected or prepared especially for students, that approach the work from several contemporary critical perspectives, such as gender criticism and cultural studies. Each essay is accompanied by an introduction (with bibliography) to the history, principles, and practice of its critical perspective. Every volume also surveys the biographical, historical, and critical contexts of the literary work and concludes with a glossary of critical terms. New editions reprint cultural documents that contextualize the literary works and feature essays that show how critical perspectives can be combined.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780312035464
Editor:
Murfin, Ross C.
Author:
Murfin, Ross C.
Author:
Hawthorne, Nathaniel
Publisher:
Bedford/St. Martin's
Location:
Boston :
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
Women
Subject:
Classics
Subject:
Literature
Subject:
American - General
Subject:
History, criticism and surveys
Subject:
Adultery
Subject:
Married women
Subject:
Historical fiction
Subject:
Clergy
Subject:
Puritans
Subject:
Hawthorne, nathaniel, 1804-1864
Subject:
Adultery -- Fiction.
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Case Studies in Contemporary Criticism
Series Volume:
7
Publication Date:
19901215
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
371
Dimensions:
8.25 x 5.50 in

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