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The Prison-House of Language : A Critical Account of Structuralism and Russian Formalism, Paperback / softback Book

The Prison-House of Language : A Critical Account of Structuralism and Russian Formalism Paperback / softback

Part of the Princeton Essays in Literature series

Paperback / softback

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Fredric Jameson's survey of Structuralism and Russian Formalism is, at the same time, a critique of their basic methodology.

He lays bare the presuppositions of the two movements, clarifying the relationship between the synchronic methods of Saussurean linguistics and the realities of time and history.

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  • Pages:248 pages
  • Publisher:Princeton University Press
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  • ISBN:9780691013169

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  • Format:Paperback / softback
  • Pages:248 pages
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  • ISBN:9780691013169

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