The Teaching of English: From the Sixteenth Century to 1870

The Teaching of English: From the Sixteenth Century to 1870

by Ian Michael
ISBN-10:
0521023386
ISBN-13:
9780521023382
Pub. Date:
09/28/2005
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
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Overview

The Teaching of English: From the Sixteenth Century to 1870

Development of English as a teaching subject is traced in an in-depth study of textbooks and other educational writings published in England and America in the 300 years before the modern phase of English teaching.

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ISBN-13: 9780521023382
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 09/28/2005
Pages: 648
Product dimensions: 5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 1.34(d)

Table of Contents

List of tables; Preface; 1. The enquiry: scope, method, texts; 2. Reading, spelling, pronunciation: the elements; 3. Reading, spelling, pronunciation: the skills; 4. Interpretation: literature presented; 5. Interpretation: literature taught; 6. Expression and performance; 7. Linguistic control; 8. English: the development of a subject; Abbreviations; Bibliographies; Index.

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