Jane Austen : two centuries of criticism / Laurence W. Mazzeno

Author(s): Mazzeno, Laurence W
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Subjects: Austen, Jane, 1775-1817--Criticism and interpretation--History
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Rochester, N.Y. : Camden House, 2011
Series: Studies in English and American literature and culture. Literary criticism in perspective
Studies in English and American literature, linguistics, and culture (Unnumbered). Literary criticism in perspective
LC Classification: P, PR
Physical Description: 301 p. ; 24 cm
Table of Contents: Acknowledgments ix
Introduction 1
1.. Becoming England's Jane, 1811-1917 12
2.. Modernist, Humanist, and New Critical Approaches, 1918-1948 43
3.. The Zenith of Formalist and Humanist Criticism, 1949-1974 66
4.. The Austen Bicentenary, 1975 (and Beyond) 99
5.. The Feminist Revolution in Austen Studies, 1976-1990 107
6.. Austen among the Theorists, 1976-1990 131
7.. Traditional Criticism, 1976-1990 147
8.. Theory-Based Criticism of Austen, 1991-2008 174
9.. Traditional Approaches to Austen, 1991-2008 210
10.. Speculations on the Future 238
Works by Jane Austen 245
Chronological List of Works Cited 247
Index 289
Notes: LCCN: 2010048343
ISBN: 9781571133946 (hardcover : acid-free paper)
ISBN: 1571133941 (hardcover : acid-free paper)
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents: Introduction -- Becoming England's Jane, 1811-1917 -- Modernist, humanist, and new critical approaches, 1918-1948 -- The zenith of formalist and humanist criticism, 1949-1974 -- The Austen bicentenary, 1975 (and beyond) -- The feminist revolution in Austen studies, 1976-1990 -- Austen among the theorists, 1976-1990 -- Traditional criticism, 1976-1990 -- Theory-based criticism of Austen, 1991-2008 -- Traditional approaches to Austen, 1991-2008 -- Speculations on the future -- Works by Jane Austen -- Chronological list of works cited
OCLC Number: 663952877
ISBN/ISSN: 9781571133946
1571133941