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Culture and society, 1780-1950

Raymond Williams

Culture and society, 1780-1950

by Raymond Williams

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Published by Chatto and Windus .
Written in English


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Raymond Williams (–) came from a working-class background in the Welsh Border Country and became a professor at the University of Cambridge. He was a tank commander during the Second World War. In the s he worked in adult education, during which time he published his most celebrated book, Culture and Society – (). 图书Culture and Society 介绍、书评、论坛及推荐/10(28).

Acknowledged as a masterpiece of materialist criticism, this book delves into the complex ways economic reality shapes the imagination. Surveying two hundred years of history and English literature - from George Eliot to George Orwell - Williams provides insights into the social and economic forces that have shaped British culture and society. Nov 22,  · Raymond Williams on culture and education 1: ‘Culture and Society ’ Williams praises Leavis’s proposals for teaching about popular culture, for example in his book Culture and Environment (with Denys Thompson, ) – although these proposals have been justly criticized by subsequent generations of educators. However, he.

Aug 03,  · Acknowledged as a masterpiece of materialist criticism, this book delves into the complex ways economic reality shapes the imagination. Surveying two hundred years of history and English literature - from George Eliot to George Orwell - Williams provides insights into the social and economic forces that have shaped British culture and society/5(). The item Culture and society, , Raymond Williams represents a specific, individual, material embodiment of a distinct intellectual or artistic creation found in Brigham Young University.


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The book describes the word ‘culture’ in an intellectual perspective. The word ‘culture’ came to use in the 19th century and developed its modern meaning during that time period/5. Oct 24,  · Culture & Society Item Preview remove-circle Subject: culture and society: a fruitful book.

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Williams contrasts the ideas of ' culture as art' and 'culture as a whole way of life,' and commends the latter the book should definitely be read by all those interested in English intellectual history.".

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The major theme of this book is the evolution of the word "culture". Before the period in question () the word "culture" was used to describe art and literature but beginning with Burke and Coleridge the word begins to be used to refer to a "whole way of life".

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