The Liberal Education of Charles Eliot Norton
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This account of Norton's life and its significance follows hiim from his perilous travels across India as a young merchant to his role as his country's pre-eminient cultural critic. Turner shows how Norton developed the key ideas which still underlie the humanities - historicism and culture - and how his influence endures in America's colleges and universities because of i...more
Paperback, 528 pages
Published November 7th 2002 by Johns Hopkins University Press (first published January 1st 1999)
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