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Author Cuddy-Keane, Melba.

Title Virginia Woolf, the intellectual, and the public sphere / Melba Cuddy-Keane
Published Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2003
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Description 1 online resource (x, 237 pages)
Contents A wider sphere -- Part one: Cultural contexts -- Democratic highbrow: Woolf and the classless intellectual -- Woolf, English studies, and the making of the (new) common reader -- Part two: Critical practice -- 3. Woolf and the theory and pedagogy of reading -- Intellectual work today
Summary Virginia Woolf, the Intellectual, and the Public Sphere relates Woolf's literary reviews and essays to early twentieth-century debates about the value of 'highbrow' culture, the methods of instruction in universities and adult education, and the importance of an educated public for the realization of democratic goals
Analysis Electronic books
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 220-230) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Woolf, Virginia, 1882-1941 -- Knowledge and learning.
Woolf, Virginia, 1882-1941 -- Political and social views.
Books and reading -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.
Education -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.
Modernism (Literature) -- Great Britain.
Great Britain -- Intellectual life -- 20th century.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0511056516 (electronic bk. ; Adobe Reader)
0511121563 (electronic bk.)
0511485069 (ebook)
0521828678 (hardback)
9780511056512 (electronic bk. ; Adobe Reader)
9780511062841 (electronic bk.)
9780511121562 (electronic bk.)
9780511485060 (ebook)
9780521828673 (hardback)
0511062842 (electronic bk.)
Other Titles Virginia Woolf, the intellectual & the public sphere