Posted by Chante on .
What are the meanings of the following literary terms:
1. Biological Criticism
2. Historical Criticism
3. Reader-Response Criticism
4. Formal Criticism
5. Gender Criticism
6. Marxist/Marxian Criticism
7. Psychological Criticism
Have you tried a good dictionary? You may have to look up one of the words, for they may not be "together" but there are some excellent sites here:
You'll also find some good explanations if you go to Google's advanced search page -- http://www.google.com/advanced_search?q=%22biological+criticism%22&hl=en&lr= -- and enter each term in the 2nd box ("this exact wording or phrase"). For example, this is what I got when I entered BIOLOGICAL CRITICISM:
Try it with all the terms you've been given.