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The Resource Discourse and Dominion in the Fourteenth Century : Oral Contexts of Writing in Philosophy, Politics, and Poetry

Discourse and Dominion in the Fourteenth Century : Oral Contexts of Writing in Philosophy, Politics, and Poetry

Label
Discourse and Dominion in the Fourteenth Century : Oral Contexts of Writing in Philosophy, Politics, and Poetry
Title
Discourse and Dominion in the Fourteenth Century
Title remainder
Oral Contexts of Writing in Philosophy, Politics, and Poetry
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This wide-ranging study of language and cultural change in fourteenth-century England argues that the influence of oral tradition is much more important to the advance of literacy than previously supposed. In contrast to the view of orality and literacy as opposing forces, the book maintains that the power of language consists in displacement, the capacity of one channel of language to take the place of the other, to make the source disappear into the copy. Appreciating the interplay between oral and written language makes possible for the first time a way of understanding the high literate ac
Cataloging source
MERUC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gellrich, Jesse M
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English literature
  • Oral tradition
  • Politics and literature
  • Written communication
  • Discourse analysis, Literary
  • Oral-formulaic analysis
  • Philosophy, Medieval
  • Great Britain
  • England
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Discourse analysis, Literary
  • English literature
  • Historiography
  • Language and languages
  • Oral-formulaic analysis
  • Oral tradition
  • Philosophy, Medieval
  • Politics and literature
  • Written communication
  • England
  • Great Britain
Label
Discourse and Dominion in the Fourteenth Century : Oral Contexts of Writing in Philosophy, Politics, and Poetry
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Book Cover; Title; Copyright; CONTENTS
Control code
ocn700688587
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (319 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400821662
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttkc0z
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)700688587
Label
Discourse and Dominion in the Fourteenth Century : Oral Contexts of Writing in Philosophy, Politics, and Poetry
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Book Cover; Title; Copyright; CONTENTS
Control code
ocn700688587
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (319 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400821662
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttkc0z
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)700688587

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