The Handbook to Literary Research

The Handbook to Literary Research

Description

The Handbook to Literary Research is a practical guide for students embarking on postgraduate work in Literary Studies. It introduces and explains research techniques, methodologies and approaches to information resources, paying careful attention to the differences between countries and institutions, and providing a range of key examples.

This fully updated second edition is divided into five sections which cover:



tools of the trade - a brand new chapter outlining how to make the most of literary resources
textual scholarship and book history - explains key concepts and variations in editing, publishing and bibliography
issues and approaches in literary research - presents a critical overview of theoretical approaches essential to literary studies
the dissertation - demonstrates how to approach, plan and write this important research exercise
glossary - provides comprehensive explanations of key terms, and a checklist of resources.



Packed with useful tips and exercises and written by scholars with extensive experience as teachers and researchers in the field, this volume is the ideal Handbook for those beginning postgraduate research in literature.


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Details

Author(s)
W. R. Owens, Delia Da Sousa Correa
Format
Paperback | 272 pages
Dimensions
159 x 235 x 15.24mm | 431g
Publication date
01 Sep 2009
Publisher
Taylor & Francis Ltd
Imprint
ROUTLEDGE
Publication City/Country
London, United Kingdom
Language
English
Edition
New edition
Edition Statement
2nd New edition
Illustrations note
black & white illustrations
ISBN10
0415485002
ISBN13
9780415485005
Bestsellers rank
271,627