TITLE

The Ethics of Reading: The Case for Pluralistic and Transactional Reading

AUTHOR(S)
Schwarz, Daniel R.
PUB. DATE
January 1988
SOURCE
Novel: A Forum on Fiction;Winter/Spring1988, Vol. 21 Issue 2/3, p197
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Literary Criticism
ABSTRACT
Discusses the role of humanistic formalism in literary criticism. Function of humanistic formalism; Importance of ethics in literary criticisms; Characteristics of the criticism which humanistic formalism seeks to practice.
ACCESSION #
15785808

 

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