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The Resource Literacy and identity in early Medieval Ireland, Elva Johnston

Literacy and identity in early Medieval Ireland, Elva Johnston

Label
Literacy and identity in early Medieval Ireland
Title
Literacy and identity in early Medieval Ireland
Statement of responsibility
Elva Johnston
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Much of our knowledge of early medieval Ireland comes from the rich literature written in a variety of genres and in two languages, Irish and Latin. Who wrote this literature and what role did they play within society? What did the introduction and expansion of literacy mean in a culture where the vast majority of the population continued to be non-literate? How did literacy operate in and intersect with the oral world. Was literacy a key element in the formation and articulation of communal and elite senses of identity? This book addresses these issues in full
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Cataloging source
E7B
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Johnston, Elva
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Studies in Celtic history,
Series volume
33
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Literacy
  • Irish literature
  • Latin literature, Medieval and modern
  • National characteristics, Irish, in literature
  • Ireland
  • Monastic and religious life
  • Monastic and religious life
  • LITERARY COLLECTIONS
  • HISTORY
  • Civilization
  • Irish literature
  • Latin literature, Medieval and modern
  • Literacy
  • Monastic and religious life
  • Monastic and religious life
  • National characteristics, Irish, in literature
  • Ireland
Label
Literacy and identity in early Medieval Ireland, Elva Johnston
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Irish Literacy in a Late Antique Context -- The Island and the World: Irish Responses to Literacy c. 600-850 -- The Island as the World: Community and Identity c. 750-950 -- Changing Patterns of Monastic Literacy c. 800-1000 -- Circuits of Learning and Literature c. 700-1000 -- Literacy, Orality and Identity: The Secondary-Oral Context -- Appendix: The Chronicles as a Record of Literacy, 797-1002
Control code
ocn854568722
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vii, 238 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781782041344
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt31f3zk
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)854568722
Label
Literacy and identity in early Medieval Ireland, Elva Johnston
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Irish Literacy in a Late Antique Context -- The Island and the World: Irish Responses to Literacy c. 600-850 -- The Island as the World: Community and Identity c. 750-950 -- Changing Patterns of Monastic Literacy c. 800-1000 -- Circuits of Learning and Literature c. 700-1000 -- Literacy, Orality and Identity: The Secondary-Oral Context -- Appendix: The Chronicles as a Record of Literacy, 797-1002
Control code
ocn854568722
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vii, 238 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781782041344
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt31f3zk
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)854568722

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