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The Resource The shape of the signifier : 1967 to the end of history, Walter Benn Michaels

The shape of the signifier : 1967 to the end of history, Walter Benn Michaels

Label
The shape of the signifier : 1967 to the end of history
Title
The shape of the signifier
Title remainder
1967 to the end of history
Statement of responsibility
Walter Benn Michaels
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Shape of the Signifier is a critique of recent theory--primarily literary but also cultural and political. Bringing together previously unconnected strands of Michaels's thought--from ""Against Theory"" to Our America--it anatomizes what's fundamentally at stake when we think of literature in terms of the experience of the reader rather than the intention of the author, and when we substitute the question of who people are for the question of what they believe. With signature virtuosity, Michaels shows how the replacement of ideological difference (we believe diff
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Michaels, Walter Benn
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American literature
  • American literature
  • American literature
  • Signification (Logic) in literature
  • Literary form
  • Literature
  • Littérature américaine
  • Littérature américaine
  • Littérature américaine
  • Signifiance dans la littérature
  • Genres littéraires
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • American literature
  • Literary form
  • Signification (Logic) in literature
  • Literatuurtheorie
  • Letterkunde
  • Amerikaans
  • Historisme
  • Literaturtheorie
  • Geschichtstheorie
  • Literatur
  • USA
Label
The shape of the signifier : 1967 to the end of history, Walter Benn Michaels
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 183-212) and index
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
I: Posthistoricism -- The end of history -- Political science fictions -- Partez au vert/Go on the green -- The shape of the signifier -- The end of theory -- II: Prehistoricism -- Rocks -- And stones -- And trees -- III: Historicism -- Remembering -- Reliving -- Dismembering -- Forgetting -- Coda: empires of the senseless
Control code
ocn861692746
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (224 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to Ryerson students, faculty and staff.
Isbn
9781400849598
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt4900qv
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)861692746
Label
The shape of the signifier : 1967 to the end of history, Walter Benn Michaels
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 183-212) and index
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
I: Posthistoricism -- The end of history -- Political science fictions -- Partez au vert/Go on the green -- The shape of the signifier -- The end of theory -- II: Prehistoricism -- Rocks -- And stones -- And trees -- III: Historicism -- Remembering -- Reliving -- Dismembering -- Forgetting -- Coda: empires of the senseless
Control code
ocn861692746
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (224 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to Ryerson students, faculty and staff.
Isbn
9781400849598
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt4900qv
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)861692746

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