eBook Literary Movements for Students, 2nd Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1414437196
  • ISBN-13: 9781414437194
  • DDC: 809.91
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - 12th Grade +
  • 872 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2009 | Published/Released December 2008
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2009
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About

Overview

Literary Movements for Students is designed for students and researchers studying the specific works representative of various literary movements. New and updated entries provide in-depth background on each movement as well as modern critical interpretation of its characteristic styles and themes. Approximately 25 movements are covered, including absurdism, Greek drama, modernism, science fiction/fantasy, surrealism and a new chapter on smaller and up-and-coming movements and literary schools.

Features and Benefits

  • New chapter on smaller and up-and-coming movements and literary schools.
  • Librarian friendly: Lower price than more scholarly criticism volumes.
  • Reader friendly: For patrons interested in more info on the classics or bestsellers they’re reading.
  • Curriculum Connection: Supports standards on study of literature by genre or in historical context and provides read-a-likes for common core activities.
  • Title lists correlate well with textbooks, anthologies.

What's New

  • Student friendly: Homework help format, with criticism at high-school students’ interest and reading levels.

Table of Contents

Absurdism.
Beat Movement.
Bildungsroman.
Classicism.
Colonialism.
Elizabethan Drama.
Enlightenment.
Existentialism.
Expressionism.
Gothic Literature.
Greek Drama.
Harlem Renaissance.
Humanism.
Imagism.
Magic Realism.
Medieval Mystics.
Modernism.
Naturalism.
Neoclassicism.
Postcolonialism.
Postmodernism.
Realism.
Renaissance Literature.
Romanticism.
Science Fiction and Fantasy Literature.
Surrealism.
Symbolism.
Transcendentalism.
Smaller Movements and Schools.