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The Resource The culture of classicism : ancient Greece and Rome in American intellectual life, 1780-1910, Caroline Winterer

The culture of classicism : ancient Greece and Rome in American intellectual life, 1780-1910, Caroline Winterer

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The culture of classicism : ancient Greece and Rome in American intellectual life, 1780-1910
Title
The culture of classicism
Title remainder
ancient Greece and Rome in American intellectual life, 1780-1910
Statement of responsibility
Caroline Winterer
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Winterer argues that we cannot understand the rise of the American university or modern notions of selfhood and knowledge without an appreciation for the role of classicism in their creation
Cataloging source
DLC
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1966-
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Winterer, Caroline
Index
index present
LC call number
LA227.1
LC item number
.W56 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Universities and colleges
  • Classical education
  • Classicism
  • United States
  • United States
Label
The culture of classicism : ancient Greece and Rome in American intellectual life, 1780-1910, Caroline Winterer
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [209]-235) and index
Contents
Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- Antiquity in the new nation -- The rise of Greece -- From words to worlds, 1820-1870 -- Classical civilization consecrated, 1870-1910 -- Scholarship versus culture, 1870-1910 -- Epilogue -- Notes -- Works Cited -- Index
Control code
ocm45917014
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
x, 244 p.
Lccn
2001000968
Label
The culture of classicism : ancient Greece and Rome in American intellectual life, 1780-1910, Caroline Winterer
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [209]-235) and index
Contents
Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- Antiquity in the new nation -- The rise of Greece -- From words to worlds, 1820-1870 -- Classical civilization consecrated, 1870-1910 -- Scholarship versus culture, 1870-1910 -- Epilogue -- Notes -- Works Cited -- Index
Control code
ocm45917014
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
x, 244 p.
Lccn
2001000968

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