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Literacy In Medieval And Early Modern Scandinavian Culture Pernille Hermann

Literacy In Medieval And Early Modern Scandinavian Culture

Pernille Hermann

Published January 1st 2005
ISBN : 9788776740405
Hardcover
356 pages
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Over recent decades the concept of literacy has been an important field of discussion in Medieval and Early Modern studies, and questions concerning the uses of literacy, the number of literates, differing writing systems, modes of communication andMoreOver recent decades the concept of literacy has been an important field of discussion in Medieval and Early Modern studies, and questions concerning the uses of literacy, the number of literates, differing writing systems, modes of communication and the interaction between orality and literacy have occupied researchers from various disciplines. The aim of this volume is to introduce Scandinavian literacy to the international field of research. On the one hand, to provide a basis that can contribute to a better general understanding of literacy. Because of the volumes interdisciplinary approach, a relatively wide range of material is invoked to illuminate the subject matter.