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The well-educated mind : a guide to the classical education you never had, Susan Wise Bauer

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The well-educated mind : a guide to the classical education you never had
Title
The well-educated mind
Title remainder
a guide to the classical education you never had
Statement of responsibility
Susan Wise Bauer
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
An updated edition of the guide to "classical learning" helps readers fill in the holes in their education as it looks at great works of fiction, autobiography, history, poetry, drama, and other genres and provides annotated listings of suggested readings
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bauer, Susan Wise
Dewey number
028
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Books and reading
  • Best books
  • Literature
  • Self-culture
  • Education, Humanistic
Label
The well-educated mind : a guide to the classical education you never had, Susan Wise Bauer
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I. Beginning: preparing for classical education -- Chapter 1. Training your own mind: the classical education you never had -- Chapter 2. Wrestling with books: the act of reading -- Chapter 3. Keeping the journal: a written record of new ideas -- Chapter 4. Starting to read: final preparations -- Part II. Reading: jumping into the great conversation -- Chapter 5. The story of people: reading through history with the novel -- Chapter 6. The story of me: autobiography and memoir -- Chapter 7. The story of the past: the tales of historians (and politicians) -- Chapter 8. The world stage: reading through history with drama -- Chapter 9. History refracted: the poets and their poems -- Chapter 10. The cosmic story: understanding the Earth, the skies, and ourselves
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
Updated and expanded.
Extent
510 pages
Isbn
9780393080964
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2015027978
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)914296408
  • (OCoLC)ocn914296408
  • (OCoLC)914296408
Label
The well-educated mind : a guide to the classical education you never had, Susan Wise Bauer
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I. Beginning: preparing for classical education -- Chapter 1. Training your own mind: the classical education you never had -- Chapter 2. Wrestling with books: the act of reading -- Chapter 3. Keeping the journal: a written record of new ideas -- Chapter 4. Starting to read: final preparations -- Part II. Reading: jumping into the great conversation -- Chapter 5. The story of people: reading through history with the novel -- Chapter 6. The story of me: autobiography and memoir -- Chapter 7. The story of the past: the tales of historians (and politicians) -- Chapter 8. The world stage: reading through history with drama -- Chapter 9. History refracted: the poets and their poems -- Chapter 10. The cosmic story: understanding the Earth, the skies, and ourselves
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
Updated and expanded.
Extent
510 pages
Isbn
9780393080964
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2015027978
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)914296408
  • (OCoLC)ocn914296408
  • (OCoLC)914296408

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