HS 809 : Practice and Theory of Literary Research

HS 809 : Practice and Theory of Literary Research

Types of Literary Research: Theoretical Research, Textual Research, Historical Research, Interpretative Research, And Interdisciplinary Research.

Methods of Literary Research: Presentation, References, Footnotes, Indexing, and Bibliography.

Texts/References :

R. Altick, The Art of Literary Research, Norton & Co., N.Y., 1963.

C. Saunders, An Introduction to Research in English Literary History, Macmillan, N.Y., 1957.

G. Watson, (Ed.), The Concise Cambridge Bibliography of English Literature, CUP, Cambridge, 1965.

F.W. Bateson, The Scholar-Critic: An Introduction to Literary Research, Routledge and Kegan Paul, London, 1972.

J. Anderson, B.H. Durston, and M. Poole, Thesis and Assignment Writing, Wiley Eastern Limited, New Delhi, 1970.

J. Gibaldi, MLA Handbook for Writers of Research Papers, MLA, N.Y. 1995.

E. Burns & T. Burns (Eds.), Sociology of Literature and Drama, Penguin, Harmondsworth, 1973.

R. Schechner, Essays on Performance Theory: 1970-1976. Drama Book Specialists, N.Y., 1977.