Language, Discourse, Society

Culture and Government

The Emergence of Literary Education

Authors: Hunter, Ian

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Since the Romantics culture has been identified with the promise of a complete development of human capacities and, typically, the 'rise of English' has been viewed in terms of the (true or distorted) fulfilment of this promise in the education system. This book presents a sustained and historically informed challenge to that view.

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IAN HUNTER is Lecturer in Humanities at Griffith University, Queensland, Australia. He took his first degree, in English and history, at La Trobe University. He has published numerous articles in a variety of learned journals.

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Table of contents (8 chapters)

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Culture and Government
Book Subtitle
The Emergence of Literary Education
Authors
Series Title
Language, Discourse, Society
Copyright
1988
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Ian Hunter
eBook ISBN
978-1-349-07867-7
DOI
10.1007/978-1-349-07867-7
Hardcover ISBN
978-0-333-38825-9
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-07869-1
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XI, 317
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