The Political Responsibility of the Critic

The Political Responsibility of the Critic

Book - 1987
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Merod (humanities, National University, San Diego) examines the role of the literary critic in today's highly integrated but highly specialized consumer society, assessing the intitutional context in the classroom. He places the critic's writing and teaching in its social setting and explores the ways North American culture fosters but also limits literary study and the creation of critical knowledge. No bibliography. Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR
Publisher: Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 1987
ISBN: 9780801419768
Branch Call Number: PN 98 .P64 M47 1987
PN98.P64 M47 1987
Characteristics: xi, 267 p. ; 24 cm


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