2 edition of Guide to comparative literature of western civilization 1-2 found in the catalog.
Guide to comparative literature of western civilization 1-2
Irving E. Cox
1972 by Long Beach Unified School District, Office of Curriculum and Instruction in Long Beach, Calif .
Written in English
Cover title: Comparative literature of western civilization 1-2.
|Other titles||Comparative literature of western civilization 1-2.|
|Statement||prepared by Irving E. Cox ; Marilouise Kreidler, English consultant.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||70 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||70|
B.A. Comparative Literature and Ethnic Studies, Brown University (magna cum laude, ) My teaching and research focus on “anthropologizing” Western Civilization and exploring the role of cultural production in communal survival and sustainability. Research. My book, The Life of Paper: Letters and a Poetics of Living Beyond Captivity. Key works of literature, history, and philosophy (read in English translation) will be examined in their political and social context, and in relation both to other ancient Mediterranean cultures and to subsequent developments in Western civilization. Introduction to Greek Civilization: Read More [+]. Requirements for the Classical Civilizations Major (1) Prerequisites. (8 units) Classics 10A (Intro. Greek Civilization) or Classics 17A (Intro. Greek Archaeology) Classics 10B (Intro. Roman Civilization) or Classics 17B (Intro. Roman Archaeology) Classics R44 (Roots of Western Civilization) may be substituted for either 10A/17A or 10B/17B.
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Hayden White is a professor of comparative literature at Stanford University and a professor emeritus of the history of consciousness at the University of California, Santa Cruz. His books include Metahistory: The Historical Imagination in Nineteenth-Century Europe, Tropics of Discourse: Essays in Cultural Criticism, The Content of the Form: Narrative Discourse and Historical Representation 4/5(1).
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In China the seminal comparative study of literature among different cultures can be dated back to ancient China, while the founding of comparative literature as a distinct academic discipline has to be largely owing to the influence of the West. The modern Chinese study of comparative literature formed its uniqueness under Western influence.
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