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Heart of Darkness

  • Authors
  • Robert Burden
Textbook

Part of the The Critics Debate book series

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. Survey

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Robert Burden
      Pages 13-17
    3. Robert Burden
      Pages 17-31
    4. Robert Burden
      Pages 32-44
    5. Robert Burden
      Pages 45-53
    6. Robert Burden
      Pages 53-64
  3. Appraisal

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 65-65
    2. Robert Burden
      Pages 65-67
    3. Robert Burden
      Pages 67-75
    4. Robert Burden
      Pages 76-78
    5. Robert Burden
      Pages 78-82
  4. Back Matter
    Pages 83-90

About this book

Introduction

The first part of the book comprises a survey of the criticism written on Conrad's novel to date. Psychoanalytical, political and stylistic aspects are covered. In the second part the author pursues a reading based on discourse theory and assesses the place of the book in a post-colonial world.

Keywords

discourse Marx modernism novel realism

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-349-21294-1
  • Copyright Information Macmillan Publishers Limited 1991
  • Publisher Name Palgrave, London
  • Print ISBN 978-0-333-48309-1
  • Online ISBN 978-1-349-21294-1
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