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Published: 16 November 2017

192 Pages | 1 Figure


ISBN: 9780198808299

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The Humanities and Everyday Life

The Literary Agenda

Michael Levenson

The Literary Agenda

  • Addresses cultural inquiry outside the university
  • Allows us to see the university as a 'micro-society' in its own right, one that bears on our hopes of social progress
  • Lets us appreciate the depth and centrality of the humanities, as well as their resistance to quantitative measure
  • Offers a theory of experts and expertise