A Companion to Ancient Education

Original Publish Date: Jun 23, 2015
Product Number: EB00622392
Released: Sep 15, 2015
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781118997413
Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell
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A Companion to Ancient Education presents a series of essays from leading specialists in the field that represent the most up-to-date scholarship relating to the rise and spread of educational practices and theories in the ancient Greek and Roman worlds. -Reflects the latest research findings and presents new historical syntheses of the rise, spread, and purposes of ancient education in ancient Greece and Rome -Offers comprehensive coverage of the main periods, crises, and developments of ancient education along with historical sketches of various educational methods and the diffusion of education throughout the ancient world -Covers both liberal and illiberal (non-elite) education during antiquity -Addresses the material practice and material realities of education, and the primary thinkers during antiquity through to late antiquity

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