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The Resource The origins of criticism : literary culture and poetic theory in classical Greece, Andrew Ford

The origins of criticism : literary culture and poetic theory in classical Greece, Andrew Ford

Label
The origins of criticism : literary culture and poetic theory in classical Greece
Title
The origins of criticism
Title remainder
literary culture and poetic theory in classical Greece
Statement of responsibility
Andrew Ford
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • grc
  • eng
Summary
By "literary criticism" we usually mean a self-conscious act involving the technical and aesthetic appraisal, by individuals, of autonomous works of art. Aristotle and Plato come to mind. The word "social" does not. Yet, as this book shows, it should--if, that is, we wish to understand where literary criticism as we think of it today came from. Andrew Ford offers a new understanding of the development of criticism, demonstrating that its roots stretch back long before the sophists to public commentary on the performance of songs and poems in the preliterary era of ancient Greece. He pinpoints
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
E7B
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ford, Andrew Laughlin
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Greek literature
  • Literature
  • Poetry
  • Criticism
  • Literature
  • Philosophy, Ancient
  • Rhetoric, Ancient
  • Littérature grecque
  • Philosophie ancienne
  • Rhétorique ancienne
  • Poésie grecque
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • PHILOSOPHY
  • Criticism
  • Literature
  • Literature
  • Philosophy, Ancient
  • Rhetoric, Ancient
  • Greece
  • Literatuurkritiek
  • Dichtkunst
  • Griekse oudheid
  • Theorie
  • Sociale aspecten
Label
The origins of criticism : literary culture and poetic theory in classical Greece, Andrew Ford
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 297-330) and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Archaic roots of classical aesthetics -- pt. 2. The invention of poetry -- pt. 3. Toward a theory of poetry -- pt. 4. Literary theory in the fourth century
Control code
ocn647823094
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 356 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400825066
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttz46k
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)647823094
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
The origins of criticism : literary culture and poetic theory in classical Greece, Andrew Ford
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 297-330) and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Archaic roots of classical aesthetics -- pt. 2. The invention of poetry -- pt. 3. Toward a theory of poetry -- pt. 4. Literary theory in the fourth century
Control code
ocn647823094
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 356 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400825066
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttz46k
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)647823094
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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