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The Resource A Taste for Language : Literacy, Class, and English Studies

A Taste for Language : Literacy, Class, and English Studies

Label
A Taste for Language : Literacy, Class, and English Studies
Title
A Taste for Language
Title remainder
Literacy, Class, and English Studies
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"This is a book about the American Dream as it has become embodied in the university in general and in the English department in particular," writes James Ray Watkins at the start of A Taste for Language: Literacy, Class, and English Studies. In it, Watkins argues that contemporary economic and political challenges require a clear understanding of the identity of English studies, making elementary questions about literacy, language, literature, education, and class once again imperative. A personal history of university-level English studies in the twentieth century, A Taste for Language c
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Watkins, James Ray
Dewey number
  • 428.0071/173
  • 428.0071173
Index
index present
LC call number
PE68.U5 W37 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Studies in Writing and Rhetoric
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  • English philology
  • English language
  • LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES
  • English language
  • English philology
  • United States
Label
A Taste for Language : Literacy, Class, and English Studies
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
Cover; Book Title; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1. My Father's Education; 2. English Studies, Rhetoric, and Writing; 3. Literary Studies and the Amateur's "Wow!"; 4. Ethos, Avocation, and the Liberal Arts; 5. English Studies in an Age of Reform; Notes; Works Cited; Index; Author Bio; Series Titles; Back Cover
Control code
905984540
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (200 pages).
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781336153578
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
746643
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)905984540
Label
A Taste for Language : Literacy, Class, and English Studies
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
Cover; Book Title; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1. My Father's Education; 2. English Studies, Rhetoric, and Writing; 3. Literary Studies and the Amateur's "Wow!"; 4. Ethos, Avocation, and the Liberal Arts; 5. English Studies in an Age of Reform; Notes; Works Cited; Index; Author Bio; Series Titles; Back Cover
Control code
905984540
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (200 pages).
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781336153578
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
746643
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)905984540

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