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The muse learns to write : reflections on orality and literacy from antiquity to the present

Author: Eric A Havelock
Publisher: New Haven : Yale University Press, ©1986.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Eric A Havelock
ISBN: 0300037414 9780300037418 0300043821 9780300043822
OCLC Number: 13426478
Description: 144 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Program of investigation --
Introducing the muse --
The modern discovery of orality --
Radio and the rediscovery of rhetoric --
Cross-cultural collisions --
Can a text speak? --
Speech put in storage --
The general theory of primary orality --
The special theory of Greek oralitiy --
The special theory of Greek literacy --
The special theories on trial.
Responsibility: Eric A. Havelock.
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