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Heart of Darkness (Case Studies in Contemporary Criticism)

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Publisher Comments:

This second edition of Conrad's classic reprints the 1921 Heinemann edition and presents the novel along with five critical essays. Each essay is accompanied by a succinct introduction to the history, principles, and practice of the critical perspective and by a bibliography that promotes further exploration of that approach.

Book News Annotation:

Presents the novel along with essays from five critical perspectives: reader-response, feminist and gender, deconstruction, the new historicism, and cultural criticism. Each essay is accompanied by a succinct introduction to the history, principles, and practice of the critical perspective. The text and essays are complemented by an introduction providing biographical and historical contexts for Conrad and the novel. No index.
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Synopsis:

Presents the novel along with essays from five critical perspectives: reader-response, feminist and gender, deconstruction, the new historicism, and cultural criticism. Each essay is accompanied by a succinct introduction to the history, principles, and practice of the critical perspective. The text

Synopsis:

Written several years after Conrad's grueling sojourn in the Belgian Congo, the novel tells the story of Marlow, a seaman who undertakes his own journey into the African jungle to find the tormented white trader Kurtz.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780312159016
Editor:
Murfin, Ross C.
Author:
Cerullo
Editor:
Conrad, Joseph; Murfin, Ross C.
Author:
Conrad, Joseph
Author:
zConrad, Joseph
Author:
Murfin, Ross C.
Publisher:
Palgrave MacMillan
Subject:
General
Subject:
Literary
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
British and irish fiction (fictional works by
Subject:
Suffering
Subject:
Imperialism
Subject:
Europeans
Subject:
General Literary Criticism & Collections
Subject:
Psychological fiction
Subject:
Africa
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Edition Number:
2
Edition Description:
Second Edition
Series:
Case Studies in Contemporary Criticism
Publication Date:
19960231
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Grade Level:
Professional and scholarly
Language:
English
Pages:
256
Dimensions:
8.5 x 5.5 x 0.875 in

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"Synopsis" by , Presents the novel along with essays from five critical perspectives: reader-response, feminist and gender, deconstruction, the new historicism, and cultural criticism. Each essay is accompanied by a succinct introduction to the history, principles, and practice of the critical perspective. The text
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Written several years after Conrad's grueling sojourn in the Belgian Congo, the novel tells the story of Marlow, a seaman who undertakes his own journey into the African jungle to find the tormented white trader Kurtz.

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