By Ronald Schleifer
In this e-book, first released in 1987, Professor Schleifer units Greimas’ paintings in its highbrow context and units forth the improvement of his precise type of interpretation. furthermore, the writer is going directly to examine Greimas’ paintings opposed to the newest examinations of discourse in philosophy, intensity psychology, and literary feedback. He exams Greimas’ semiotic sq. opposed to Derridean deconstruction, Lacanian psychoanalysis, and the literary analyses of Paul de guy.
This publication will represent an immense and lucid survey of a frequently inaccessible critic, and should be of curiosity to scholars of literature.
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A. J. Greimas and the Nature of Meaning: Linguistics, Semiotics and Discourse Theory: Volume 1 (Routledge Library Editions: Literary Theory) by Ronald Schleifer