Trivium 21c : preparing young people for the future with lessons from the past / Martin Robinson ; foreword by Ian Gilbert ; [edited by Peter Young].

Other titles
  • Preparing young people for the future with lessons from the past
  • Trivium twenty-one c
  • Trivium 21st century
  • Trivium twenty-first century
Published
  • Bancyfelin, Carmarthen, Wales : Independent Thinking Press 2013
Physical description
1 online resource (iii, 268 pages)
ISBN
  • 9781781350850
  • 178135085X
Notes
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
  • Other format: Also issued online.
Audience
  • Specialized.
Contents
  • A trivial pursuit? -- The trivium -- Our dramatis personae : the grammarians, the dialecticians, and the rhetoricians -- The liberal arts : a new curriculum is born -- The rise of the rational : the fall of the trivial? -- Trivium : a clash of cultures -- A crack in everything : the imperfect arts -- Grammar : from rules of language to cultural capital -- Dialectic : logic, dialectic, and logos -- Rhetoric : communication, citizenship, and community -- We have a Montaigne to climb -- The professors -- The grammarians vs the dialecticians -- The contemporary trivium.
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Genre
  • Bibliography
  • Electronic books.
  • History.
  • text
Language
  • English

Summary

  • Universities in the Middle Ages focused on three skills to develop the intellectual abilities of students - grammar, logic and rhetoric. In this well-researched book Martin Robinson shows how these three tenets are as relevant today as they were 800 years ago.

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British Library: General Reference Collection, St Pancras Reading Rooms YK.2014.a.7439
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National Library of Wales / Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru: Contact the National Library of Wales / Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru PRINT 2012 MA 35674
Northumbria University Library: Coach Lane Library, Floor 2 378.012 ROB
Oxford Brookes University: Harcourt Hill Library, Standard Loan 370.1 ROB
Oxford Brookes University: Harcourt Hill Library, Standard Loan 370.1 ROB
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Sheffield Hallam University Library: Adsetts Main Collection 378.012 RO (LEVEL 3)
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