skip to content
Literacy in medieval Celtic societies Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Literacy in medieval Celtic societies

Author: Huw Pryce
Publisher: Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1998.
Series: Cambridge studies in medieval literature, 33.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:

This 1998 collection examines the ways in which writing was used in the Celtic countries between c. 400 and c. 1500. It is concerned with the amount and types of material committed to writing as well  Read more...

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
History
Aufsatzsammlung
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Huw Pryce
ISBN: 0521570395 9780521570398
OCLC Number: 36501363
Description: xiii, 297 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
Contents: Uses of writing in early medieval Wales / Patrick Sims-Williams --
Literacy in Pictland / Katherine Forsyth --
Context and uses of literacy in early Christian Ireland / T.M. Charles-Edwards --
Orality, literacy and genealogy in early medieval Ireland and Wales / David E. Thornton --
Charter-writing and its uses in early medieval Celtic societies / Wendy Davies --
Context and uses of the Latin charter in twelfth-century Ireland / Marie Therese Flanagan --
Written text as performance : the implications for Middle Welsh prose narratives / Sioned Davies --
More written about than writing? Welsh women and the written word / Ceridwen Lloyd-Morgan --
Celtic literary tradition and the development of a feudal principality in Brittany / Noël-Yves Tonnerre --
Gaelic literacy in eastern Scotland between 1124 and 1249 / Dauvit Browun --
Inkhorn and spectacles : the impact of literacy in late medieval Wales / Llinos Beverley Smith --
This my act and deed : the writing of private deeds in late medieval north Wales / A.D. Carr --
Literacy and the Irish bards / Katharine Simms.
Series Title: Cambridge studies in medieval literature, 33.
Responsibility: edited by Huw Pryce.
More information:

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

'Overall the collection deserves to be consulted by non-Celtics and not merely read within its own little academic ghetto. This is a set of meticulously evidence-based studies, with an excellent Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/36501363> # Literacy in medieval Celtic societies
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "36501363" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/556569#Place/cambridge> ; # Cambridge
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2009118616> ; # Celtic literature--History and criticism
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/556569#Topic/celtes_dans_la_litterature> ; # Celtes--Dans la littérature
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1710998> ; # Social history--Medieval
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/556569#Topic/litterature_celtique_histoire> ; # Littérature celtique--Histoire
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/556569#Topic/aufsatzsammlung> ; # Aufsatzsammlung
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1206715> ; # Scotland.
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/850399> ; # Celtic literature
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/556569#Event/geschichte_400_1500> ; # Geschichte 400-1500.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/556569#Topic/civilisation_medievale_dans_la_litterature> ; # Civilisation médiévale--Dans la littérature
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85123950> ; # Social history--Medieval, 500-1500
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/556569#Place/keltische_sprachen> ; # Keltische Sprachen.
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204623> ; # Great Britain.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/556569#Topic/schriftliche_kommunikation> ; # Schriftliche Kommunikation
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1181697> ; # Written communication
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/556569#Topic/literacy_scotland_history> ; # Literacy--Scotland--History
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/556569#Topic/geschichte_400_1500> ; # Geschichte 400-1500
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/863071> ; # Civilization, Medieval, in literature
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1205427> ; # Ireland.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/556569#Topic/keltische_sprachen> ; # Keltische Sprachen
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/556569#Event/500_1500> ; # 500-1500
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/862993> ; # Civilization, Celtic, in literature
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1207649> ; # Wales.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/556569#Topic/manuscripts_medieval_great_britain> ; # Manuscripts, Medieval--Great Britain
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/556569#Topic/literacy_ireland_history> ; # Literacy--Ireland--History
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/302.244094109175916/e21/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/556569#Topic/literacy_wales_history> ; # Literacy--Wales--History
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/556569#Topic/written_communication_great_britain_history> ; # Written communication--Great Britain--History
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/999859> ; # Literacy
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1008422> ; # Manuscripts, Medieval
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/556569#Topic/communication_ecrite_pays_celtiques_moyen_age> ; # Communication écrite--Pays celtiques--Moyen âge
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/14902344> ; # Huw Pryce
    schema:datePublished "1998" ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/556569> ;
    schema:genre "Criticism, interpretation, etc."@en ;
    schema:genre "History"@en ;
    schema:genre "Aufsatzsammlung"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/556569#Series/cambridge_studies_in_medieval_literature> ; # Cambridge studies in medieval literature ;
    schema:name "Literacy in medieval Celtic societies"@en ;
    schema:productID "36501363" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/36501363#PublicationEvent/cambridge_new_york_cambridge_university_press_1998> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/556569#Agent/cambridge_university_press> ; # Cambridge University Press
    schema:url <http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/cam024/97009721.html> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780521570398> ;
    umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GB9809945> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/36501363> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/556569#Agent/cambridge_university_press> # Cambridge University Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Cambridge University Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/556569#Event/geschichte_400_1500> # Geschichte 400-1500.
    a schema:Event ;
    schema:name "Geschichte 400-1500." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/556569#Place/keltische_sprachen> # Keltische Sprachen.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Keltische Sprachen." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/556569#Series/cambridge_studies_in_medieval_literature> # Cambridge studies in medieval literature ;
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
    schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/36501363> ; # Literacy in medieval Celtic societies
    schema:name "Cambridge studies in medieval literature ;" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/556569#Topic/aufsatzsammlung> # Aufsatzsammlung
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Aufsatzsammlung"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/556569#Topic/celtes_dans_la_litterature> # Celtes--Dans la littérature
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Celtes--Dans la littérature"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/556569#Topic/civilisation_medievale_dans_la_litterature> # Civilisation médiévale--Dans la littérature
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Civilisation médiévale--Dans la littérature"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/556569#Topic/communication_ecrite_pays_celtiques_moyen_age> # Communication écrite--Pays celtiques--Moyen âge
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Communication écrite--Pays celtiques--Moyen âge"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/556569#Topic/geschichte_400_1500> # Geschichte 400-1500
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Geschichte 400-1500"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/556569#Topic/keltische_sprachen> # Keltische Sprachen
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Keltische Sprachen"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/556569#Topic/litterature_celtique_histoire> # Littérature celtique--Histoire
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Littérature celtique--Histoire"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/556569#Topic/schriftliche_kommunikation> # Schriftliche Kommunikation
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Schriftliche Kommunikation"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/556569#Topic/written_communication_great_britain_history> # Written communication--Great Britain--History
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85148659> ;
    schema:name "Written communication--Great Britain--History"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2009118616> # Celtic literature--History and criticism
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Celtic literature--History and criticism"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85123950> # Social history--Medieval, 500-1500
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Social history--Medieval, 500-1500"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1008422> # Manuscripts, Medieval
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Manuscripts, Medieval"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1181697> # Written communication
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Written communication"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204623> # Great Britain.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Great Britain." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1205427> # Ireland.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Ireland." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1206715> # Scotland.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Scotland." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1207649> # Wales.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Wales." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1710998> # Social history--Medieval
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Social history--Medieval"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/850399> # Celtic literature
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Celtic literature"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/862993> # Civilization, Celtic, in literature
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Civilization, Celtic, in literature"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/863071> # Civilization, Medieval, in literature
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Civilization, Medieval, in literature"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/999859> # Literacy
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Literacy"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/14902344> # Huw Pryce
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Pryce" ;
    schema:givenName "Huw" ;
    schema:name "Huw Pryce" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780521570398>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0521570395" ;
    schema:isbn "9780521570398" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.