Item description for The Silent Word: Textual Meaning and the Unwritten by Robert J. C. Young...
This work offers a selection of the papers presented at an international conference on "Meaning as Production: the Role of the 'Unwritten'", held in Singapore in 1995. It takes textual analysis beyond the traditional boundaries of literary studies into a more culturally dynamic field of social semiotics, rhetorical studies, hermeneutics and theories of interpretation. There are also essays that explore the issues with reference to canonical literary texts or authors.
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Studio: World Scientific Publishing Company
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 8.53" Width: 5.8" Height: 0.43" Weight: 0.56 lbs.
Publisher Singapore University Press
ISBN 9971692112 ISBN13 9789971692117
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More About Robert J. C. Young
Robert J. C. Young is Professor of English and Critical Theory at Oxford University and a Fellow of Wadham College, Oxford. Recent publications include Colonial Desire: Hybridity in Culture, Theory and Race (Routledge, 1995), and Postcolonialism: An Historical Introduction (Blackwell, 2001). He is also General Editor of Interventions: International Journal of Postcolonial Studies (Routledge).
Robert J. C. Young has an academic affiliation as follows - Wadham College, Oxford Wadham College, Oxford, UK Wadham College, Oxfo.