Learning Latin and Greek from Antiquity to the Present (Yale Classical Studies)

Learning Latin and Greek from Antiquity to the Present (Yale Classical Studies)


This quantity presents a distinct evaluate of the huge historic, geographical and social variety of Latin and Greek as moment languages. It elucidates the options of Latin and Greek guide throughout time and position, and the contrasting socio-political situations that contributed to and resulted from this remarkably enduring box of analysis. supplying a counterweight to prior stories that experience targeted basically at the adventure of elite freshmen, the chapters discover dialogues among middle and outer edge, among pedagogical conservatism and societal switch, among govt and the ruled. furthermore, a couple of chapters deal with the event of girl novices, who've usually been excluded from or marginalized through past scholarship.

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