Item description for Education in Greek and Roman Antiquity by Yun Lee Too, Rhett B. Savoie, Susan E. Harris, Patricia Peyman Naegeli, John Parry, Steve West, Eric Kingson & Kevin Nowlan...
This volume examines the idea of ancient education in a series of essays which span the archaic period to late antiquity. It calls into question the idea that education in antiquity is a disinterested process, arguing that teaching and learning were activities that occurred in the context of society.
Education in Greek and Roman Antiquity brings together the scholarship of fourteen classicists who from their distinctive perspectives pluralize our understanding of what it meant to teach and learn in antiquity. These scholars together show that ancient education was a process of socialization that occurred through a variety of discourses and activities including poetry, rhetoric, law, philosophy, art and religion.
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Studio: Brill Academic Publishers
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 1.25" Width: 6.5" Height: 9.5" Weight: 2.2 lbs.
Release Date Oct 1, 2001
Publisher Brill Academic Publishers
ISBN 9004107819 ISBN13 9789004107816
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More About Yun Lee Too, Rhett B. Savoie, Susan E. Harris, Patricia Peyman Naegeli, John Parry, Steve West, Eric Kingson & Kevin Nowlan
Yun Lee Too has an academic affiliation as follows - University of Liverpool, Columbia University, New York Independent sch.