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Classical Education in Britain 1500-1900 (Paperback)
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Classical Education in Britain 1500-1900 (Paperback)

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Paperback 246 Pages / Published: 02/01/2014
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Originally published in 1959, this book examines the history of classical education in Britain, beginning in the sixteenth century with the rise of humanism, which emphasized the importance of reading only the best Latin authors and re-introduced Roman structures of education in the form of grammar schools. Clarke also uses Scotland to compare and contrast with the educational history of England, particularly the ways in which the teaching of classics changed and developed over time. This book will be of value to anyone with an interest in the history of education in general, and the history of classical education in particular.

Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9781107622067
Number of pages: 246
Weight: 320 g
Dimensions: 216 x 140 x 14 mm

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