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Modern Language Quarterly (1947) 8 (2): 174–193.
Published: 01 June 1947
...Alice Stayert Brandenburg Copyright © 1945 by Duke University Press 1947 ∗ Some of the material in this article is from the author's unpublished dissertation submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the doctor's degree at Radcliffe College. ENGLISH EDUCATION AND NEO...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2014) 75 (2): 149–170.
Published: 01 June 2014
... educational levels, and he did so for many decades. Less known are his early work as a Browning scholar and his attempt to steer readers of Browning in a “poetical” direction based on close textual study. The history of Alexander’s 1889 Introduction to the Poetry of Robert Browning provides a point of entry...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1950) 11 (2): 248.
Published: 01 June 1950
...William Haller Lemen Clark Donald. New York: Columbia University Press, 1948. Pp. x + 269. $3.50. Copyright © 1950 by Duke University Press 1950 John Milton at St. Paul’s School: A Study of Ancient Rhetoric in English Renaissance Education. By DONALDLEMEN CLARK. New York...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1993) 54 (4): 567–572.
Published: 01 December 1993
...Bruce Robbins Bromwich David. New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 1992. 257 pp. $30.00. Copyright © 1993 by Duke University Press 1993 Politics Other Means: Higher Education and Group Thinking. By David Bromwich. New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 1992. 257 pp. $30.00...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2004) 65 (2): 310–316.
Published: 01 June 2004
...Pamela Cheek Libertines and Radicals in Early Modern London: Sexuality, Politics,and Literary Culture, 1630-1685. By James Grantham Turner. Cambridge:Cambridge University Press, 2002. xxii + 343 pp.; Schooling Sex:Libertine Literature and Erotic Education in Italy, France, and England,1534-1685...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1998) 59 (3): 345–361.
Published: 01 September 1998
..., Modernity, and Belief (1998) . Milton, Imperialism, and Education Gauri Viswanathan And perhaps then other nations will be glad to visit us for their breeding, or else to imitate us in their own country.-John Milton, Of Education lthough commerce was the means by which...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1975) 36 (4): 441–443.
Published: 01 December 1975
..., Ilse Graham provides refreshing new points of de- parture and reaffirms Schiller’s validity in modern times. GERHARDBAUMCAERTEL Trent University Stendhal: The Education of a Novelist. By GEOFFREYSTRICKLAND. Cam- bridge...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2013) 74 (2): 151–170.
Published: 01 June 2013
... at the institutional differences between the Ivy League programs in comparative literature and the world literature programs that were growing rapidly at large midwestern state universities. Damrosch argues that we are now better able to mediate between the demands of elite and mass education and between work...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2014) 75 (2): 129–148.
Published: 01 June 2014
... to the latter at the end of the nineteenth century. Yet even after standardized tests had replaced it as a key to college admissions, Silas Marner remained in high schools to furnish an idealized image of education, in which a nonbiological parent successfully replaced unsuitable biological ones. Although...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2014) 75 (2): 297–316.
Published: 01 June 2014
... the field has instead borrowed tools, procedures, and standards, immethodically yet retentively, from other fields it has found engaging and adaptable. Notable waves of change that have irrigated the field include, in rough historical sequence, philology, seminary education, psychology, social science...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2017) 78 (1): 27–50.
Published: 01 March 2017
..., exemplified by Mir Amman’s Bāġh-o Bahār ( The Garden and the Spring , 1804), among other works, began the process of the large-scale and nearly irreversible reorganization of North Indian literary traditions. The rise of a colonial nexus of educational institutions for natives codified the Fort William works...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2019) 80 (3): 233–259.
Published: 01 September 2019
... rhetorical exercises on English educational practices and the production of English baroque poetry. In the end, the article demonstrates the conceptual unity of the baroque by showing the consistency between critiques of baroco, critiques of English metaphysical poetry, and critiques of baroque art during...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2008) 69 (1): 45–60.
Published: 01 March 2008
... the complex experiences of Chinese women in their search for modernity. The Nora figures in Chinese problem plays are symbols of individualism and subjectivism. The women in Cao Yu's plays, whose education is informed by feminist ideas, become subjects of their desires for consumption and love. The female...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1990) 51 (2): 101–104.
Published: 01 June 1990
...; they do not grow by themselves and inform the conduct of rulers and politicians. They are a product 0f.a cultural heritage passed on by education. Public life therefore needs educa- tional institutions and programs sensitive to that task. That relationship is the locus of Western humanism...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1958) 19 (2): 99–114.
Published: 01 June 1958
... and the political thinker.l In the present article, I do not wish to outline the different viewpoints in this controversy nor to propose a new over-all solution, but, confining myself to the educational problem raised in Em&, I shall attempt to analyze the kind of environment for which Rousseau...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1990) 51 (2): 122–143.
Published: 01 June 1990
... and important effort to interpret Renaissance humanist education in light of a theoretical perspective that may loosely be termed neo-Marxist: From Humanism to the Humanities: Education and the Liberal Arts in Fifteenth- and Sixteenth-Centuly Europe, by Anthony Grafton and Lisa Jardine.3 The book...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2001) 62 (3): 239–258.
Published: 01 September 2001
..., focusing on what educators taught instead of how they taught. What he perceives as classicocentrism resulted from the efforts of Third Republic educators who, under the leadership of Gustave Lanson, used literary history to construct a French cultural identity...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2021) 82 (1): 133–135.
Published: 01 March 2021
..., activists, and educators from 1945 to 1960 (a period from the end of the Asia-Pacific War to mass protests against the Japan–United States alliance) who intervened in high culture and the culture of everyday life to promote political and social change and prevent the return of fascism. Jesty positions three...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1990) 51 (2): 105–121.
Published: 01 June 1990
... their only concern.”3And when we speak of the poor of the fourteenth to the seventeenth centuries, we mean some fifty percent of the urban and rural populations, as currently repre- sen ted by demographers and economic historians. What I propose must be self-evident: that the educational pro...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1961) 22 (1): 3–11.
Published: 01 March 1961
.... Since 1609, vari- ous political and educational opponents have in one way or another attempted to exterminate Gaelic culture. Concealed historical forces have affected the language, and its future is now being determined by personal attitudes of those who speak the language...