Literature, Education, and Romanticism
Reading as Social Practice, 1780-1832
Normal Price: $210.00
Your Price: $189.00 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $21.00! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $9.45 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available to Backorder, No Due Date for Supply
Literature, Education, and Romanticism by Alan Richardson
Book DescriptionIn this wide-ranging and detailed book Alan Richardson addresses many issues in literary and educational history never before examined together. The result is an unprecedented study of how transformations in schooling and literacy in Britain between 1780 and 1832 helped shape the provision of literature as we now know it. In chapters focused on such topics as definitions of childhood, educational methods and institutions, children's literature, female education, and publishing ventures aimed at working-class adults, Richardson demonstrates how literary genres, from fairy tales to epic poems, were enlisted in an ambitious programme for transforming social relations through reading and education. Romantic texts - including Wordsworth, Shelley, Blake, and Yearsley - are reinterpreted in the light of the complex historical and social issues which inform them and which they in turn critically address.
Buy Literature, Education, and Romanticism book by Alan Richardson from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
Book DetailsISBN: 9780521462761
(228mm x 152mm x 24mm)
Imprint: Cambridge University Press
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publish Date: 10-Nov-1994
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Alan Richardson
Writing Built Environment Dissertations and Projects, Paperback (May 2016)
Writing Built Environment Dissertations and Projects will help you to write a good dissertation or project by giving you a good understanding of what should be included, and showing you how to use data collection and analysis tools in the course of your research.
Cake My Day!, Paperback (April 2015)
Shows how everything that can be done with a cupcake can be done better with a cake. This book tells how an argyle pattern can be made from candy or how decorating techniques can be used to produce wood grain for a guitar cake.
Objectivity in Science, Hardback (March 2015)View all books by Alan Richardson
Objectivity in Science
» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Literature, Education, and Romanticism book by Alan Richardson and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)
Bestselling Books: Our Current Bestsellers | Australia's Hottest 1000 Books | Bestselling Fiction | Bestselling Crime Mysteries and Thrillers | Bestselling Non Fiction Books | Bestselling Sport Books | Bestselling Gardening and Handicrafts Books | Bestselling Biographies | Bestselling Food and Drink | Bestselling History | Bestselling Travel Books | Bestselling School Textbooks & Study Guides | Bestselling Children's General Non-Fiction | Bestselling Young Adult Fiction | Bestselling Children's Fiction | Bestselling Picture Books | Top 100 US Bestsellers
Phone: 1300 36 33 32 (9am-2pm Mon-Fri AEST) - International: +61 2 9960 7998 - Online Form
Address: Boomerang Books, 878 Military Road, Mosman Junction, NSW, 2088
© 2003-2016. All Rights Reserved. Eclipse Commerce Pty Ltd - ACN: 122 110 687 - ABN: 49 122 110 687
For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.