TJU Syllabus for Methodology of Literature

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Code:

2110266

Title:

Methodology of Literature

Semester Hours:

32

Credits:

2

Time Distribution

Lecture£º

32

Computer Lab£º

 

Experiment£º

 

Practice£º

 

Practice (Week)£º

 

Work Outside Class£º

 

Date:

2014-12

Offered by:

School of Liberal Arts and Law

for:

Chinese Language and Literature

Prerequisite:

 

1. Course Description

¡°Methodology of Literature ¡± mainly teaches students the researching method of literature and art, particularly the literary theories and methods in the 20 century. Students could use the method of literature and art effectively to study literature and art. It lays the solid foundation for further professional study.

2. Requirements

Require students to study the basic methods that human beings used in studying literature and art, particularly the literary theories and methods in the 20th century.

3. Topics

Introduction

Chapter 1  Social history study method

Chapter 2  Biography study method

Chapter 3  Psychoanalysis

Chapter 4  Archetype Criticism

Chapter 5  Russian Formalism

Chapter 6  New Criticism

Chapter 7  Semiotics and Structuralism

Chapter 8  Phenomenology

Chapter 9  Hermeneutics

Chapter 10  Aesthetics of Reception

Chapter 11  Deconstructionism

4. Time Distribution

Topics

Lecture

Computer

Lab.

Experiment

Practice

Practice

(Week)

Work

Outside

Class

Introduction

2

 

 

 

 

 

Social history study method

2

 

 

 

 

 

Biography study method

2

 

 

 

 

 

Psychoanalysis

2

 

 

 

 

 

Archetype Criticism

2

 

 

 

 

 

Russian Formalism

4

 

 

 

 

 

New Criticism

4

 

 

 

 

 

Semiotics and Structuralism

4

 

 

 

 

 

Phenomenology

2

 

 

 

 

 

Hermeneutics

2

 

 

 

 

 

Aesthetics of Reception

4

 

 

 

 

 

Deconstructionism

2

 

 

 

 

 

Sum:

32

 

 

 

 

 

5. Grading

Examination

6. Text-Book & Additional Readings

[1]Hu jingzhi, Wang yuechuan, chief editor. Methodology of Literature. Peking university press, 1994, 1st version.

[2]Zhu liyuan, chief editor. Contemporary western literary theories. HuaDong normal university press, 1997.

[3]Shen liyan, chief editor. Intensive Reading on the Masterpieces of Contemporary western literary theories. NanKai university press, 2005.

[4]D.W. Fokkema and E. Kunne-Ibsch, The Theories of Literature in the Twentieth century. Lin shuwu, Chen shengsheng, Shi yan, Wang xiaoyun, translate. Life, reading and new knowledge tri-combine bookstore, 1988.

[5]Terry Eagleton, Literary Theory: An Introduction. Wu xiaoming, translate. Peking university press, 2007.

[6]Wu lifu, Hu jingzhi, chief editor. Selected masterpieces of Western art theory.Peking university press, 1985-1987.

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