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From Plato to the present day, the Guide provides lengthy in-depth entries on criticism and theoretical research. At the end of each article, a primary and secondary bibliography appears that points you to more in-depth articles/books.
Though strong in literature, this database does include substantial citations on critical and literary theory. Its international coverage materials in the areas of literature, languages, linguistics, and folklore from over 4,000 journals, series, books, essay collections, working papers, proceedings, dissertations, and bibliographies.
Coverage: 1963 - present (online); 1921 - present (print).
The PEP contains the complete FULL TEXT of 26 premier journals in psychoanalysis, 56 classic psychoanalytic books, and all 24 volumes of The Standard Edition of the Complete Psychological Works of Sigmund Freud.
Indexes the major philosophical journals from around the world. The database covers topics of concern in critical theory such as aesthetics, epistemology, political philosophy and the philosophy of language. Other topics include ethics, social philosophy, and metaphysic logic as well as material on the philosophy of law, religion, science, history, and education.
Full-text of key social theorists -- including Jean Baudrillard, Simone de Beauvoir, Ulrich Beck, Howard Becker, Nancy Chodorow, Émile Durkheim, Michel Foucault, Erving Goffman, Robert Merton, and Talcott Parsons.
In conjunction with the Wellek Library Lectures, these extensive bibliographies compile the publications and scholarship of each lecturer. The list includes lecturers such scholars as Derrida, Butler, Spivak, and Jameson.