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Cultural capital : the problem of literary canon formation /

In Cultural Capital, John Guillory challenges the most fundamental premises of the canon debate by resituating the problem of canon formation in an entirely new theoretical framework. The result is a book that promises to recast not only the debate about the literary curriculum but also the controve...

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Main Author: Guillory, John.
Format: eBook
Language: English
Published: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, ℗♭1993.
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Table of Contents:
  • pt. 1. Critique. 1. Canonical and Noncanonical: The Current Debate
  • pt. 2. Case Studies. 2. Mute Inglorious Miltons: Gray, Wordsworth, and the Vernacular Canon. 3. Ideology and Canonical Form: The New Critical Canon. 4. Literature after Theory: The Lesson of Paul de Man
  • pt. 3. Aesthetics. 5. The Discourse of Value: From Adam Smith to Barbara Herrnstein Smith.