Criticism articles on Wikipedia
of criticism is called a criticism or critique. Criticism is an evaluative or corrective exercise that can occur in any area of human life. Criticism can
Apr 8th 2017

Historical criticism
Historical criticism, also known as the historical-critical method or higher criticism, is a branch of literary criticism that investigates the origins
Apr 8th 2017

Varieties of criticism
varieties of criticism. This article describes common types that occur regularly in everyday life. For other criteria that classify criticisms, see this
Apr 27th 2017

Self-criticism involves how an individual evaluates his or her self. Self-criticism is typically studied and discussed as a negative personality trait
May 22nd 2017

Criticism of Islam
Criticism of Islam has existed since its formative stages. Early written criticism came from Christians, before the ninth century, many of whom viewed
May 25th 2017

Criticism of Muhammad
Criticism of Muhammad has included reference to Muhammad's sincerity in claiming to be a prophet, his morality and his marriages. Criticism has existed
May 21st 2017

Canonical criticism
Canonical criticism, sometimes called canon criticism or the canonical approach, is a way of interpreting the Bible that focuses on the text of the biblical
Sep 12th 2016

Literary criticism
Literary criticism (or literary studies) is the study, evaluation, and interpretation of literature. Modern literary criticism is often influenced by
May 6th 2017

Textual criticism
Textual criticism is a branch of textual scholarship, philology, and literary criticism that is concerned with the identification of textual variants
May 28th 2017

New Criticism
New Criticism was a formalist movement in literary theory that dominated American literary criticism in the middle decades of the 20th century. It emphasized
May 3rd 2017

Film criticism
Film criticism is the analysis and evaluation of films and the film medium. In general, film criticism can be divided into two categories: journalistic
May 22nd 2017

Anatomy of Criticism
Anatomy of Criticism: Four Essays (Princeton University Press, 1957) is a book by Canadian literary critic and theorist, Northrop Frye, which attempts
Apr 17th 2017

Criticism of religion
Criticism of religion is criticism of the ideas, the truth, or the practice of religion, including its political and social implications. Historical records
May 24th 2017

Criticism of the Israeli government
Criticism of the IsraeliIsraeli government, often referred to simply as criticism of Israel is an ongoing subject of journalistic and scholarly commentary and
May 25th 2017

Redaction criticism
Redaction criticism regards the author of the text as editor (redactor) of his or her source materials. Unlike its parent discipline, form criticism, redaction
Feb 20th 2017

Theatre criticism
Theatre criticism is a genre of art criticism, and the act of writing or speaking about the performing arts such as a play or opera. Some major newspapers
Feb 8th 2017

An Essay on Criticism
An Essay on Criticism is one of the first major poems written by the English writer Alexander Pope (1688–1744). It is the source of the famous quotations
May 23rd 2017

Criticism of Hinduism
Criticism of Hinduism refers to the practices and beliefs held by Hindus which have been criticized both by Hindus and non-Hindus. The caste system in
May 16th 2017

Criticism of communism
Criticism of communism may refer to: Criticism of communist party rule, which is criticism of the practical policies implemented by 20th century governments
May 10th 2017

Feminist literary criticism
Feminist literary criticism is literary criticism informed by feminist theory, or, more broadly, by the politics of feminism. It uses feminist principles
May 12th 2017

Translation criticism
Translation criticism is the systematic study, evaluation, and interpretation of different aspects of translated works. It is an interdisciplinary academic
Apr 25th 2017

Criticism of the United States government
Criticism of the StatesStates">United States government encompasses a wide range of sentiments about the actions and policies of the StatesStates">United States. The U.S
Mar 18th 2017

Criticism of Buddhism
Criticism of Buddhism has taken numerous different forms, including that its practitioners act in ways contrary to Buddhist principles or that those principles
Feb 26th 2017

Biblical criticism
Biblical criticism is the scholarly "study and investigation of biblical writings that seeks to make discerning judgments about these writings". Viewing
May 29th 2017

Feminist art criticism
Feminist art criticism emerged in the 1970s from the wider feminist movement as the critical examination of both visual representations of women in art
Mar 18th 2017

Chicago school (literary criticism)
Chicago-School">The Chicago School of literary criticism was a form of criticism of English literature begun at the University of Chicago in the 1930s, which lasted until
Sep 28th 2016

Criticism of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
subject of criticism since it was founded by American religious leader Joseph Smith in 1830. Historically, no issue caused greater criticism of the church
May 25th 2017

Psychoanalytic literary criticism
Psychoanalytic literary criticism is literary criticism or literary theory which, in method, concept, or form, is influenced by the tradition of psychoanalysis
Feb 21st 2017

The Frontiers of Criticism
"The-FrontiersThe Frontiers of Criticism" is a lecture given by T. S. Eliot at the University of Minnesota in 1956. It was reprinted in On Poetry and Poets, a collection
Nov 12th 2014

Form criticism
Form criticism is a method of biblical criticism that classifies units of scripture by literary pattern and then attempts to trace each type to its period
Dec 27th 2016

Pulitzer Prize for Criticism
The Pulitzer Prize for Criticism has been presented since 1970 to a newspaper writer who has demonstrated 'distinguished criticism'. Recipients of the award
Apr 10th 2017

Criticism of the Catholic Church
Criticism of the Catholic Church includes the observations made about the current or historical Catholic Church, in its actions, teachings, omissions
May 15th 2017

An Experiment in Criticism
An Experiment in CriticismCriticism is a 1961 book by C. S. Lewis in which he proposes that the quality of books should be measured not by how they are written
Apr 4th 2017

Social criticism
The term social criticism often refers to a mode of criticism that locates the reasons for malicious conditions in a society considered to be in a flawed
Apr 7th 2017

Criticism of science
Criticism of science addresses and refines problems within science in order to improve science as a whole, and its role in society. It is distinct from
May 19th 2017

Art criticism
ArtArt criticism is the discussion or evaluation of visual art. ArtArt critics usually criticise art in the context of aesthetics or the theory of beauty. A
May 27th 2017

Criticism of the Seventh-day Adventist Church
This article is about criticism of the movement. For the main article, see Seventh-day Adventist Church. Criticism of the Seventh-day Adventist Church
Apr 1st 2017

Criticism of the Quran
have been revealed, without issue, to Muhammad by the angel Gabriel. Criticism of the Quran has frequently occurred since western scholarship has looked
May 24th 2017

Criticism of Judaism
Criticism of Judaism refers to criticism of Jewish religious doctrines, texts, laws and practices. Early criticism originated in inter-faith polemics between
Apr 30th 2017

Literary criticism in Iran
Literary criticism (Persian: نقد ادبی‎‎) is a relatively young discipline in Iran since there had been no comparable tradition of literary criticism before
Dec 29th 2016

Source criticism (biblical studies)
For the general topic, see source criticism. Source criticism, in biblical criticism, refers to the attempt to establish the sources used by the authors
Sep 25th 2016

Criticism of the War on Terror
Criticism of the War on Terror addresses the morals, ethics, efficiency, economics, as well as other issues surrounding the War on Terror. It also touches
May 2nd 2017

Journal of Higher Criticism
The Journal of Higher Criticism was an academic journal covering issues "dealing with historical, literary, and history-of-religion issues from the perspective
Jan 2nd 2016

Reader-response criticism
Reader-response criticism is a school of literary theory that focuses on the reader (or "audience") and their experience of a literary work, in contrast
May 26th 2017

Criticism of Linux
The criticism of Linux focuses on issues concerning use of operating systems which use the Linux kernel. While the Linux-based Android operating system
May 5th 2017

Criticism of Christianity
Criticism of ChristianityChristianity has a long history stretching back to the initial formation of the religion during the Roman Empire. Critics have attacked Christian
May 24th 2017

Marxist literary criticism
Marxist literary criticism is a loose term describing literary criticism based on socialist and dialectic theories. Marxist criticism views literary works
Nov 8th 2016

Criticism of Jainism
practices have been questioned and challenged. There are two criteria of criticism of any system of thoughts; one is based on rational evaluation of its
May 23rd 2017

Criticisms of anarchism
Main article: Anarchism-CriticismsAnarchism Criticisms of anarchism originate within and without anarchism. Anarchism is evaluated as unfeasible or utopian by its critics
Feb 16th 2017

Criticism of government
Criticism of government may refer to criticism of particular government, or of the concept of government itself. In certain cases, such as in certain monarchies
Jan 5th 2017

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