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Essentials of Contemporary Literature of the Western World (His Essentials of contemporary literature of the Western World, v. 2)

by Donald W. Heiney

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  • 23 Currently reading

Published by Barrons Educational Series Inc .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • 20th century,
  • Bio-bibliography,
  • English literature,
  • 19th century,
  • History and criticism

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages286
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8003551M
    ISBN 100812004485
    ISBN 109780812004489

    The Western canon is the body of high culture literature, music, philosophy, and works of art that is highly valued in the West: works that have achieved the status of r, not all these works originate in the Western world, and such works are also valued throughout the world. It is "a certain Western intellectual tradition that goes from, say, Socrates to . Learn modern and contemporary literature with free interactive flashcards. Choose from different sets of modern and contemporary literature flashcards on Quizlet.

    Literature of the Western World Vol. II: Neoclassicism Through the Modern Period by James Hurt; Brian Wilkie and a great selection of related books, art . Masterpieces of World Literature David Damrosch and Martin Puchner No national literature has ever grown up in isolation from the cultures around it; from the earliest periods, great works of literature have probed the tensions, conflicts, and connections among neighboring cultures and often more distant regions as well.

      By Elizabeth DiEmanuele Try Audible and Get Two Free Audiobooks Contemporary American literature is subversive. It contains an element of the surreal, bizarre names, plots and consistent, biting commentary. Primarily postmodernist, these works are inherently distrustful. They not only question cultural inconsistencies, they allow such . A world literature class may be the first place that some students have encountered European works, let alone non-Western texts. The emphasis in this anthology, therefore, is on non-Western and European works, with only the British authors who were the most influential to European and non-Western authors (such as Shakespeare, whose works have influenced authors around the world 4/5(11).


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Essentials of Contemporary Literature of the Western World (His Essentials of contemporary literature of the Western World, v. 2) by Donald W. Heiney Download PDF EPUB FB2

Series: His Essentials of contemporary literature of the Western World, v. 2; Paperback: pages; Publisher: Barrons Educational Series Inc (February 1, ) Language: English; ISBN ; ISBN ; Product Dimensions: x x inches Shipping Weight: 8 ounces (View shipping rates and policies)Author: Donald W.

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Essentials in Literature comes with a complete textbook, parent/teacher handbook (containing a syllabus and an answer key), and one complete novel. Short works such as short stories, nonfiction pieces, and poems may be found by searching online.

Search the internet using the title of the work and author’s name. For someone who is interested in war novels, this one is a requirement to read. All Quiet on the Western Front by Erich Maria Remarque is an excellent novel about the First World War.

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Find more information about: ISBN: OCLC Number: World literature series\/span> \u00A0\u00A0\u00A0 schema. process to read and understand the text. The Reading Essentials and Study Guidewas prepared to help you get more from your textbook by reading with a purpose.

Using this study tool will also help you learn the California History–Social Science Standards for World History, Culture, and Geography: The Modern World.

The standardsFile Size: 2MB. Great Books of the Western World by Great Books Foundation. Great Books of the Western World is a series of books originally published in the United States in by Encyclopædia Britannica Inc.

to present the western canon in a single package of 54 volume. Contemporary literature is defined as literature written after World War II through the current day. While this is a vague definition, there is not a clear-cut explanation of this concept -- only.

The editors are acutely aware that the West is not the world and that a course in Western literature, even a two-semester one, should be part of a curriculum that includes non-Western literature as well, preferably with books that treat the literatures of East Asia, South Asia, the Middle East, Africa, and South America as thoroughly as this one does Western literature/5(15).

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