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English as a vocation : the 'Scrutiny' movement

Author: Christopher Hilliard
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book explores how a small circle of Cambridge literary critics turned into a movement that revolutionized the way English was taught and brought popular culture into classrooms. The leader, F.  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Named Person: F R Leavis; F R Leavis
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Christopher Hilliard
ISBN: 9780199695171 0199695172
OCLC Number: 793579568
Description: ix, 298 p. ; 22 cm
Contents: Introduction: Pledged Intelligence ; 1. How to Teach Reading ; 2. Culture and Environment ; 3. Origins and Destinations ; 4. Will Teachers Bear Scrutiny? ; 5. Adult Education and 'Left-Leavisism' ; 6. Discrimination and the Popular Arts ; 7. Minority Culture and the Penguin Public ; 8. Scrutiny's Empire ; Conclusion: The Project of Scrutiny ; Appendix: Schools and Fathers' Occupations of Downing College Undergraduates Reading English, 1932-1962 ; References
Responsibility: Christopher Hilliard.

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