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Synopsis:

In "Forms and Meanings," Chartier explores what effect changes in form will have on the way we come to know texts in the future, placing his projections within a larger historical perspective that spans from stone tablet to Guttenberg bible and beyond.

Table of Contents

Representations of the written word — Princely patronage and the economy of dedication — From court festivity to city spectators — Popular appropriations : the readers and their books.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780812215465
Author:
Chartier, Roger
Publisher:
University of Pennsylvania Press
Location:
Philadelphia :
Subject:
General
Subject:
History
Subject:
Sociology - General
Subject:
Literacy
Subject:
Books and reading
Subject:
Literature and society
Subject:
Written communication
Subject:
Authors and patrons
Subject:
Transmission of texts
Subject:
Education-Teaching Reading and Writing
Series:
New Cultural Studies
Series Volume:
199
Publication Date:
19950931
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
140
Dimensions:
8.46x6.44x.40 in. .50 lbs.

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