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Beyond Pug's Tour: national and ethnic stereotyping in theory and literary practice / ed by C. C. Barfoot

£40.00

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Subject: Literature and sociology. Publication date: 1997. Condition: Fine - very slight wear at the ends of the spine - internally as new. Content: This book considers the part that literature has played and is playing in the creation of ethnic and national stereotypes.What role do such stereotypes have in literature? How are they created? From what materials are they constructed? What purpose do ethnic and national stereotypes serve? Can it ever be a useful one? Are they avoidable? What can be done about the deleterious effects that they may be thought to produce? In @Beyond Pug's Tour@, literary scholars, as well as academics engaged in sociological and psychological research, consider these and other questions by examining the work of specific authors and the circumstances in which stereotyping plays such a crucial part.

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Condition:
Fine
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15 x 22.5 x 4.5 cm
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
9042001682
Number of pages:
602
Publisher:
Rodopi B. V. Editions

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Subject: Literature and sociology. Publication date: 1997. Condition: Fine - very slight wear at the ends of the spine - internally as new. Content: This book considers the part that literature has played and is playing in the creation of ethnic and national stereotypes.What role do such stereotypes have in literature? How are they created? From what materials are they constructed? What purpose do ethnic and national stereotypes serve? Can it ever be a useful one? Are they avoidable? What can be done about the deleterious effects that they may be thought to produce? In @Beyond Pug's Tour@, literary scholars, as well as academics engaged in sociological and psychological research, consider these and other questions by examining the work of specific authors and the circumstances in which stereotyping plays such a crucial part.

Condition:
Fine
Dimensions:
15 x 22.5 x 4.5 cm
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
9042001682
Number of pages:
602
Publisher:
Rodopi B. V. Editions

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