This edition of Joyce's widely read work reprints an authoritative text (by Chester G. Anderson) together with five essays - especially prepared for student audiences - that approach the work from five contemporary critical perspectives.
Table of Contents
Introduction - The Text - A Critical History of A Portrait... - What is Psychoanalytic Criticism? - A Psychoanalytic Perspective; S. Brivic - What is Reader-Response Criticism? - A Reader-Response Perspective; N.Holland - What is Feminism? - A Feminist Perspective; S.Henke - What is Deconstruction? - A Deconstructionist Perspective; C.Herr - What is New Historicism? - A New Historicist Perspective; R.B.Kershner - Glossary