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The Resource The art of literary research, Richard D. Altick and John J. Fenstermaker

The art of literary research, Richard D. Altick and John J. Fenstermaker

Label
The art of literary research
Title
The art of literary research
Statement of responsibility
Richard D. Altick and John J. Fenstermaker
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents a guide to the purposes, methods, and pleasures of research in English and American literature. Traces recent developments in the field, including the use of the computer to gather and store information and the ongoing revision of the literary canon under the impact of women's studies, African-American studies, and other movements
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1915-2008
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Altick, Richard D.
Dewey number
807/.2
Index
index present
LC call number
PR56
LC item number
.A68 1993
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Fenstermaker, John J
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English literature
  • American literature
  • Literature
  • Criticism
  • English-speaking countries
  • Letterkunde
  • Engels
  • Amerikaans
  • Onderzoek
  • Methodologie
  • Littérature anglaise
  • Littérature américaine
  • Critique
  • Littérature
  • Littérature
Label
The art of literary research, Richard D. Altick and John J. Fenstermaker
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 259-279) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Vocation -- 2. The Spirit of Scholarship. 1. Error: Its Prevalence, Progress, and Persistence. 2. Examining the Evidence. 3. Two Applications of the Critical Spirit: Fixing Dates and Testing Authenticity -- 3. Some Scholarly Occupations. 1. Textual Study. 2. Problems of Authorship. 3. The Search for Origins. 4. Tracing Reputation and Influence. 5. Cultivating a Sense of the Past -- 4. Finding Materials -- 5. Libraries -- 6. Making Notes -- 7. The Philosophy of Composition -- 8. The Scholar's Life
Control code
24502710
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
4th ed.
Extent
xii, 353 pages
Isbn
9780393962406
Lccn
91036247
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(WaOLN)1535693
Label
The art of literary research, Richard D. Altick and John J. Fenstermaker
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 259-279) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Vocation -- 2. The Spirit of Scholarship. 1. Error: Its Prevalence, Progress, and Persistence. 2. Examining the Evidence. 3. Two Applications of the Critical Spirit: Fixing Dates and Testing Authenticity -- 3. Some Scholarly Occupations. 1. Textual Study. 2. Problems of Authorship. 3. The Search for Origins. 4. Tracing Reputation and Influence. 5. Cultivating a Sense of the Past -- 4. Finding Materials -- 5. Libraries -- 6. Making Notes -- 7. The Philosophy of Composition -- 8. The Scholar's Life
Control code
24502710
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
4th ed.
Extent
xii, 353 pages
Isbn
9780393962406
Lccn
91036247
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(WaOLN)1535693

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