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Encyclopedia of the Enlightenment

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Current Version:
2005
Subject:
History, modern history (1700 to 1945)
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4,014 words

The concept of criticism is as old as Western philosophy, and the term's meaning is inscribed in its genesis. It ...

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Encyclopedia of Rhetoric

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Current Version:
2006
Subject:
Language reference, Linguistics
Length:
7,093 words

The very notion of criticism has a long history of contrasting meanings. Originally, the critic was simply the medical doctor ...

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Encyclopedia of Aesthetics

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2008
Subject:
Art & Architecture, Philosophy
Length:
10,546 words

This entry comprises four essays on the forms of criticism specific to different artistic or cultural spheres: Art Criticism Cultural ...

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The Oxford Companion to Australian Literature (2 ed.)

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Current Version:
2005
Subject:
Literature
Length:
7,108 words

The beginnings of literary criticism in Australia are inextricably bound up with the early history of magazine publishing in the ...

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The New Oxford Companion to Literature in French

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2005
Subject:
Literature
Length:
1,653 words

The term can mean, and has meant in France, many different ways of writing or talking about literature. It is ...

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The Continuum Companion to Twentieth Century Theatre

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Current Version:
2010
Subject:
Performing arts, Theatre
Length:
1,048 words

Theatre criticism in the twentieth century saw an increasing – and regrettable – dichotomy between academic criticism and journalistic evaluation, ...

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Marvin Carlson

The Oxford Encyclopedia of Theatre and Performance

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Current Version:
2005
Subject:
Performing arts, Theatre
Length:
2,068 words
Although there is considerable overlap between the operations of theory and those of criticism, in general theory refers to the articulation of general principles of the phenomenon being ... More

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