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Approaches to teaching Beowulf

Author: Jess B Bessinger, Jr.; Robert F Yeager
Publisher: New York : Modern Language Association of America, 1984.
Series: Approaches to teaching masterpieces of world literature, 4.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A collection of essays which offer various approaches to teaching the epic poem "Beowulf", placing it in historical, political, philosophical, and aesthetical contexts.
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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Named Person: Beowulf
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jess B Bessinger, Jr.; Robert F Yeager
ISBN: 0873524810 9780873524810 0873524829 9780873524827
OCLC Number: 10100861
Description: xvii, 214 pages ; 23 cm.
Contents: Materials / Jess B. Bessinger, Jr. and Robert F. Yeager. Approaches. Beowulf courses today --
Teaching Beowulf in Old English to undergraduates --
Teaching Beowulf in translation to undergraduates --
Teaching Beowulf in Old English to mixed undergraduate and graduate classes --
Teaching Beowulf in Old English to graduate students --
Teaching the backgrounds --
Special approaches --
Participants in survey of Beowulf instructors.
Series Title: Approaches to teaching masterpieces of world literature, 4.
Responsibility: edited by Jess B. Bessinger, Jr. and Robert F. Yeager.

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A collection of essays which offer various approaches to teaching the epic poem "Beowulf", placing it in historical, political, philosophical, and aesthetical contexts.

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