A Companion to Ancient Education, Hardback Book

A Companion to Ancient Education Hardback

Edited by W. Martin Bloomer

Part of the Blackwell Companions to the Ancient World series

Description

A Companion to Ancient Education presents a series of essays from leading specialists in the field that represent the most up-to-date scholarship relating to the rise and spread of educational practices and theories in the ancient Greek and Roman worlds. * Reflects the latest research findings and presents new historical syntheses of the rise, spread, and purposes of ancient education in ancient Greece and Rome * Offers comprehensive coverage of the main periods, crises, and developments of ancient education along with historical sketches of various educational methods and the diffusion of education throughout the ancient world * Covers both liberal and illiberal (non-elite) education during antiquity * Addresses the material practice and material realities of education, and the primary thinkers during antiquity through to late antiquity

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  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 520 pages
  • Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Ltd
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: General & world history
  • ISBN: 9781444337532

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