Description or summary of the book: The Handbook to Literary Research is a practical guide for students embarking on postgraduate work in Literary Studies. It introduces and explains research techniques, methodologies and approaches to information resources, paying careful attention to the differences between countries and institutions, and providing a range of key examples. This fully updated second edition is divided into five sections which cover:tools of the trade - a brand new chapter outlining how to make the most of literary resourcestextual scholarship and book history - explains key concepts and variations in editing, publishing and bibliographyissues and approaches in literary research - presents a critical overview of theoretical approaches essential to literary studiesthe dissertation - demonstrates how to approach, plan and write this important research exerciseglossary - provides comprehensive explanations of key terms, and a checklist of resources.Packed with useful tips and exercises and written by scholars with extensive experience as teachers and researchers in the field, this volume is the ideal Handbook for those beginning postgraduate research in literature.
Estimated reading time (average reader): 16H50M56S
Other categories, genre or collection: Teaching Resources & Education, Literary Studies: General, Teaching Of A Specific Subject, Research Methods: General
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