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The Comparative Perspective on Literature

Clayton Koelb

The Comparative Perspective on Literature

Approaches to Theory and Practice

by Clayton Koelb

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Published by Cornell Univ Pr .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literary studies: general,
  • Comparative Literature,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • Literature, Comparative

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsSusan Noakes (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages392
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7847998M
    ISBN 100801420318
    ISBN 109780801420313

    As the British Comparative Literature Association’s peer-reviewed house journal, Comparative Critical Studies seeks to advance methodological (self)reflection on the nature of comparative literature as a discipline. The journal invites contributions providing innovative perspectives on the theory and practice of the study of comparative literature in all its aspects, including but not. Comparative literature is an academic field dealing with the study of literature and cultural expression across linguistic, national, geographic, and disciplinary boundaries. Comparative literature "performs a role similar to that of the study of international relations, but works with languages and artistic traditions, so as to understand cultures 'from the inside'".

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Comparative literature, a young discipline in this country, relatively speaking, has needed to have its methods and perspectives defined. Here is the first notable attempt to do so.

Although the essays in this volume may be considered independent contributions, they have been motivated by the interest, common to all con­tributors, in the problems the student of comparative literature may en.

TY - BOOK. T1 - The Comparative Perspective on Literature. T2 - Essays in Theory and Practice. AU - Noakes, Susan J. AU - Koelb, Clayton. PY - Author: Susan J Noakes, Clayton Koelb. Thus, comparative approaches, interactions and interests to the texts behind the boundaries across national literatures led to the source of the birth of 'comparative literature' to be discussed.

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It is intended to help in promoting multicultural education. Read this book on Questia. Although the essays in this volume may be considered independent contributions, it should be noted that they have been motivated by an interest, common to all the contributors, in the problems and methods the student of comparative literature may encounter.

Andrzej Hejmej is professor at the Faculty of Polish Studies of the Jagiellonian University in Kraków, Poland. His recent publications include a volume on comparative literature and cultural studies as well as numerous papers on comparative literature, literary theory, and modern Polish literature.

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The Comparative Perspective on Literature Approaches to Theory and Practice 1st Edition by Clayton Koelb (Editor), Susan Noakes (Editor) ISBN ISBN X.

Why is ISBN important. ISBN. This bar-code number lets you verify that you're getting exactly the right version or edition of a book. Format: Paperback. Comparative literature: method and perspective by Newton Phelps Frenz, Horst, Stallknecht and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at ISBN: X OCLC Number: Description: viii, pages: illustrations ; 25 cm: Contents: Comparative perspectives / Clayton Koelb and Susan Noakes --Emergent literature and the field of comparative literature / Wlad Godzich --Defining and defending comparative literature / Lowry Nelson, JrThe comparatist's canon: some.

Comparative literature, its definition and function / Henry H.H. Remak --On defining terms / Edward D. Seeber --Literary indebtedness and comparative literary studies / J.T.

Shaw --The art of translation / Horst Frenz --Literature and psychology / Leon Edel --Ideas and literature / Newton P. Stallknecht --Literature and the arts / Mary Gaither. COMPARATIVE LITERATURE: Method and Perspective | Newton P. Stallknechtand Horst Frenz | download | B–OK. Download books for free.

Find books. literature and second, Comparative Literature has an ideology of inclusion of the Other, be that a marginal literature in its several meanings of marginality, a genre, various text types, etc. Historically, it is true that Comparative LiteratureCited by: Read the full-text online edition of Masterworks of Asian Literature in Comparative Perspective: A Guide for Teaching ().

Home» Browse» Books» Book details, Masterworks of. It comes first with an introduction about what comparative literature today is and how it came into being. Bassnet wrote that it is simply about the study of the comparison of one literature with another through cultural historical perspective; for instance, the arts, the science, and religion/5.

The uncontested highlight of my comparative literature experience was taking part in nomad—the University of Oregon’s Comparative Literature journal of undergraduate writing. This involved partnering with a PhD student mentor and writing and refining a scholarly paper on a subject of my choice, so long as it fit the year’s theme.

The definition of comparative literature given by Bijay Kumar Dass is very simple vivid and understandable: The simple way to define comparative literature is to say that it is a comparison between the two literatures. Comparative literature analyses the similarities and dissimilarities and parallels between two literatures.

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Andrzej Hejmej is professor at the Faculty of Polish Studies of the Jagiellonian University in Kraków, Poland. His recent publications include a volume on comparative literature and cultural studies as well as numerous papers on comparative literature, literary theory, and modern Polish literature.

T. Deissinger, in International Encyclopedia of Education (Third Edition), Key Features and Working Principles. In a comparative perspective, German firms employ a high proportion of the workforce with intermediate-level reason for this is that vocational training mostly occurs in the dual system (Duales System) which functions as the major nonacademic route for .Programs in Comparative Literature are designed to broaden one's perspective by cultivating a deeper understanding and sensitivity toward diverse cultures and wide-ranging areas of human experience depicted in literature of various epochs.

Program participants can choose from several areas of specialization and interest.Since this book began unsettling me, it has attached itself to questions, texts, and topoi that are in various ways comparative, an appropriate consequence sinceA Small Placeis “comparative literature” in the most literal sense: a literary work that makes (cultural) comparisons.