OK introduction to some historical aspects of the field, as well as some contemporary topics The case studies are sometimes enlightening, but often take absurd turns as soon as Bessnett start abusing various analogies to push her own thesis This is perhaps not the best choice for a first introduction to comparative literature, and is clearly biased toward particular critical trends popular at the time 1993 This bias is most evident toward the end of the book The book can also be proofread betterMy guess is that the last chapter was written in a hurry for some publication deadline The typos can get pretty ridiculous and hard to ignore. Major New Introduction To Comparative Literature Is For The Students Coming To The Subject For The First Time Through An Examination Of A Series Of Case Studies And New Theoretical Developments, Bassnett Reviews The Current State Of Comparative Literature World Wide In The S In The Past Twenty Years Of A Range Of New Developments In Critical Theory Have Changed Patterns Of Reading And Approaches To Literature Gender Based Criticism, Reception Studies, The Growth Of Translation Studies, Deconstruction And Orientalism All Have [Susan Bassnett] ☆ Comparative Literature: A Critical Introduction [chancellorsville-campaign PDF] Ebook Epub Download ñ Had A Profound Impact On Work In Comparative Literature Bassnett Asks Questions Not Only About The Current State Of Comparative Literature As A Discipline, But Also About Its Future Since Its Beginnings In The Nineteenth Century, Comparative Literature Has Been Closely Associated With The Emergence Of National Cultures, And Its Present Expansion In Many Parts Of The World Indicates That This Process Is Again Underway, After A Period Of Narrowly Eurocentric Research In The Field its recomended for university student in english subject blech schoolwork this voyage is one towards self awareness, towards recognition of responsibility, guilt, complicity and collusion in the creation of the labyrinthine world A gem 3 õ Comparative Literature: A Critical Introduction ↠´ got good explanation on the history of comparative literature and its connection with cultural study and translation, but I reeeeally need the explanation on the method of comparative literature
good Probably a little outdated, but otherwise a very clear introduction to the field and includes a thoughtful conclusion on the relationship between translation studies and comparative literature. A very important book handling comparative literature from different appraches, investigating its different schools, cultural diversity, post colonialism, and moving towards translation studies as well Her way of exploring her topic is quite refined and easy to grasp, and enjoyable even while reading p. s the book is translated as well in Arabic, I think tab3 el mashroo3 el qawmy lel targma and is availabe fi el magles el a3la lel thaqafa
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