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Women, language and grammar in Italy, 1500-1900

Author: Helena Sanson
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2011.
Series: British Academy monograph.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In the 16th century Italian was a literary language not accessible to the less educated, among them women, who would instead speak a local dialect. Little attention has been paid to women's linguistic education, but this study shows the vital role they played in developing Italian as a true mother tongue.
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Helena Sanson
ISBN: 9780197264836 0197264832
OCLC Number: 751652508
Description: xii, 417 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 24 cm.
Contents: 1. Women, the vernacular, and classical languages --
2. Women and vernacular grammar --
3. Women and language in the 'secolo delle donne' --
4. Knowledge and language 'for the ladies' --
5. Women and the mother tongue in the Ottocento --
6. Women writing on language.
Series Title: British Academy monograph.
Responsibility: by Helena Sanson.
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Helena Sansons book ... stands out for its thorough coverage and its rigorous use of documentary evidence. * Francesco Sberlati, Modern Langauage Review, Volume 109, Part 1 * Sansons excellent study Read more...

 
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