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What Is MyLiteratureLab?

MyLiteratureLab is a state-of-the-art, interactive and instructive solution for use in literature courses.  It provides access to a wealth of resources all geared to meet the individual teaching and learning needs of every instructor and every student. It introduces a whole new dimension to the study of literature with an amazing online resource, tutorial, and author videos.Key Features

Writing And Research: Tools And Techniques From formulating an original idea to citing sources, MyLiteratureLab offers guidance through every step of the writing process.

The Literary Elements: Testing Your Knowledge: Through diagnostic tests, interactive readings, and a comprehensive glossary, MyLiteratureLab will enhance understanding of even the most complex literary terms and elements.

Additional Literary Resources:  A range of additional resources provide extra material for writing about, researching, and learning literature. 

 

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The "definitive " reference on literature in English, this handbook provides an alphabetical listing of more than 2,000 important terms and facts in literature, linguistics, rhetoric, criticism, printing, bookselling, and information technology. The website (www.prenhall.com/harmon) offers a handy glossary of key terms, a pronunciation key for select terms, pre- and post-tests on the terms, flash cards for key terms, a literary timeline, and links for all winners of the Nobel Prize and Pulitzer Prize. Covers a wide range of terms, centered in literature but extending into other areas, such as film, radio, TV, printing, linguistics, literary theory, music, graphic arts, classical studies, and information science. For anyone interested in literature and literary criticism.

Synopsis:

The definitive  reference on literature in English, this handbook provides an alphabetical listing of more than 2,000 important terms and facts in literature, linguistics, rhetoric, criticism, printing, bookselling, and information technology.  The website (www.prenhall.com/harmon) offers a handy glossary of key terms, a pronunciation key for select terms, pre- and post-tests on the terms, flash cards for key terms, a literary timeline, and links for all winners of the Nobel Prize and Pulitzer Prize.  Covers a wide range of terms, centered in literature but extending into other areas, such as film, radio, TV, printing, linguistics, literary theory, music, graphic arts, classical studies, and information science.  For anyone interested in literature and literary criticism.

Synopsis:

What Is MyLiteratureLab?

MyLiteratureLab is a state-of-the-art, interactive and instructive solution for use in literature courses.  It provides access to a wealth of resources all geared to meet the individual teaching and learning needs of every instructor and every student. It introduces a whole new dimension to the study of literature with an amazing online resource, tutorial, and author videos.Key Features

Writing And Research: Tools And Techniques From formulating an original idea to citing sources, MyLiteratureLab offers guidance through every step of the writing process.

The Literary Elements: Testing Your Knowledge: Through diagnostic tests, interactive readings, and a comprehensive glossary, MyLiteratureLab will enhance understanding of even the most complex literary terms and elements.

Additional Literary Resources:  A range of additional resources provide extra material for writing about, researching, and learning literature. 

 

For more information, please visit www.myliteraturelab.com

 

 

 

 

 

 

Table of Contents

Contents

 

 

 

Preface to the Eleventh Edition                                                                                                        

To the User                                                                                                                                          

Handbook to Literature                                                                                                                      

Outline of Literary History: British and American                                                                         

 

APPENDICES                                                                                                                                      

A Table of Monetary Terms and Values                                                                                         

Nobel Prizes for Literature                                                                                                 

Pulitzer Prizes for Fiction                                                                                                                   

Pulitzer Prizes for Poetry                                                                                                                    

Pulitzer Prizes for Drama                                                                                                                    

Index of Proper Names                                                                                                                           

Product Details

ISBN:
9780136014393
Publisher:
Prentice Hall
Subject:
General
Author:
Holman, Hugh
Author:
Harmon, William
Subject:
Literature
Subject:
Reference
Subject:
General Literary Criticism & Collections
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
Handbook to Literature
Publication Date:
February 2008
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
College/higher education:
Language:
English
Pages:
720
Dimensions:
8.97 x 6 x 1.27 in 778 gr

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Humanities » Literary Criticism » General
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"Synopsis" by , The "definitive " reference on literature in English, this handbook provides an alphabetical listing of more than 2,000 important terms and facts in literature, linguistics, rhetoric, criticism, printing, bookselling, and information technology. The website (www.prenhall.com/harmon) offers a handy glossary of key terms, a pronunciation key for select terms, pre- and post-tests on the terms, flash cards for key terms, a literary timeline, and links for all winners of the Nobel Prize and Pulitzer Prize. Covers a wide range of terms, centered in literature but extending into other areas, such as film, radio, TV, printing, linguistics, literary theory, music, graphic arts, classical studies, and information science. For anyone interested in literature and literary criticism.
"Synopsis" by ,

The definitive  reference on literature in English, this handbook provides an alphabetical listing of more than 2,000 important terms and facts in literature, linguistics, rhetoric, criticism, printing, bookselling, and information technology.  The website (www.prenhall.com/harmon) offers a handy glossary of key terms, a pronunciation key for select terms, pre- and post-tests on the terms, flash cards for key terms, a literary timeline, and links for all winners of the Nobel Prize and Pulitzer Prize.  Covers a wide range of terms, centered in literature but extending into other areas, such as film, radio, TV, printing, linguistics, literary theory, music, graphic arts, classical studies, and information science.  For anyone interested in literature and literary criticism.

"Synopsis" by , What Is MyLiteratureLab?

MyLiteratureLab is a state-of-the-art, interactive and instructive solution for use in literature courses.  It provides access to a wealth of resources all geared to meet the individual teaching and learning needs of every instructor and every student. It introduces a whole new dimension to the study of literature with an amazing online resource, tutorial, and author videos.Key Features

Writing And Research: Tools And Techniques From formulating an original idea to citing sources, MyLiteratureLab offers guidance through every step of the writing process.

The Literary Elements: Testing Your Knowledge: Through diagnostic tests, interactive readings, and a comprehensive glossary, MyLiteratureLab will enhance understanding of even the most complex literary terms and elements.

Additional Literary Resources:  A range of additional resources provide extra material for writing about, researching, and learning literature. 

 

For more information, please visit www.myliteraturelab.com

 

 

 

 

 

 

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