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Author Bygrave, Stephen, 1957-

Title Uses of education : readings in Enlightenment in England / Stephen Bygrave
Published Lewisburg [Pa.] : Bucknell University Press, [2009]
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Description 1 online resource (238 pages) : illustrations
Series The Bucknell studies in eighteenth-century literature and culture
Bucknell studies in eighteenth-century literature and culture.
Contents Introduction: What is education for? -- Hewers of wood and drawers of water : Mandeville and Smith -- Polite and British education : Chesterfield and Sheridan -- "Strangers to refinement" : British education and Sparta, 1740-1790 -- Women's time : Macaulay, Edgeworth, Wollstonecraft
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Education -- Great Britain -- Philosophy -- History -- 18th century.
Education, Humanistic -- Great Britain -- History -- 18th century.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book