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The literate revolution in Greece and its cultural consequences

by Eric Alfred Havelock

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Published by Princeton University Press in Princeton, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Greek language -- Alphabet,
  • Oral tradition,
  • Greek literature -- History and criticism,
  • Oral-formulaic analysis

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementEric A. Havelock.
    SeriesPrinceton series of collected essays
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPA273 .H27 1982
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 362 p. :
    Number of Pages362
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3784977M
    ISBN 100691093962, 0691000263
    LC Control Number81047133

    Abstract. Beliefs about the relationship between literacy and thought have a long, indeed a venerable history. Beginning in the 18th century, in the period known as the Enlightenment, there was the assumption that an equation could be made between literacy, civilization, and rationality. While the odd chapter on ‘social consequences’ might appear in texts, the social and the self are curiously unintegrated into discussions of the technologies themselves. E.A. () The Literate Revolution in Greece and Its Cultural Consequences. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press. Havelock, E.A. () The Muse Learns to.

    The American Historical Association's guide to historical literature: board of editors, George Frederick Howe [et al.] ; assisted by section editors, a central editor and others. The Greek Concept of Justice: From Its Shadow in Homer to Its Substance in Plato (, history) The Literate Revolution in Greece and Its Cultural Consequences (, history) The Muse Learns to Write: Reflections on Orality and Literacy from Antiquity to the Present (, history)Born:

    How the Bible Became a Book The Textualization of Ancient Israel there was a literate revolution in ancient Greece that was inspired, at least in part, by the Greek invention of their alphabet. Havelock’s human history began to have religious and cultural authority. ThisFile Size: KB. Literacy data published by UNESCO displays that since , the adult literacy rate at the world level has increased by 5 percentage points every decade on average, from per cent in to per cent in However, for four decades, the population growth was so rapid that the number of illiterate adults kept increasing, rising from million in to million in


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The. Justice (Cambridge, Mass., ); The Literate Revolution in Greece and Its Cultural Consequences (New Haven, ); The Muse Learns to Write (New Haven, ). 2 Even in what is essentially a Festschrift-Kevin Robb (ed.), Language and Thought in Early Greek Philosophy (La Salle, Ill., )-some of the contributors are politely but.

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Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press, The Muse Learns to Write: Reflections on Orality and Literacy from Antiquity to the Present.

New Haven. Havelock, E. () The Literate Revolution in Greece and Its Cultural Consequences. Princeton Havelock, E. () “The Linguistic Task of the pre-Socratics.”. book reviews orality and literacy: the technologizing of the word.

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Anthony Grafton and Megan Williams, The transformation of the book: Origen, Eusebius and the Library at Caesarea () Eric Havelock The literate revolution in Greece and its cultural consequences () Preface to Plato () Knox, Bernard. article on silent reading in antiquity in Greek roman and byzantine studies ()File Size: KB.The Literate Revolution in Greece and its Cultural Consequences Eric Alfred Havelock.

This volume brings together studies by a distinguished classical scholar that address specific problems associated with the development of literacy in ancient Greece. The. The New Yorker, Dec. 24 & 31, ) "The Greek alphabet is a piece of explosive technology, revolutionary in its effects on human culture, in a way not precisely shared by any other invention." (Eric Havelock, The Literate Revolution in Greece and Its Cultural Consequences.

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