Mass civilisation and minority culture / by F. R. Leavis. Author. Leavis, F. R. ( Frank Raymond), Published. [Folcroft, Pa.]: Folcroft Library Editions. Leavis, F,R. b, Mass Civilisation and Minority Culture, Cambride: Minority Press, pp The reading starts along a similar line to the two. In “Mass Civilization and Minority Culture”, says that culture belongs to the minority of society, in where the appreciation of art and.
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Mass civilisation and minority culture – F.R Leavis
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Return to Book Page. He taught for much of his career at Downing College, Cambridge but often latterly at the University of York. Not only does the modern masx himself upon so much more reading of all kinds the task of acquiring discrimination is much more difficult, A reader who grew up with Wordsworth moved among a limited set of signals so to speak: So he was able to acquire discrimination as he went along.
But the modern is exposed to a concourse of signals so bewildering in their variety and number that, unless he is especially gifted or especially favoured, he can hardly begin to discriminate. Here we have the plight of culture in general.
The landmarks have shifted, multiplied and crowded upon one another, the distinctions and dividing lines have blurred away, the boundaries are gone, and the arts and literatures of different countries and periods have flowed together, so that, if we revert to the metaphor of “language” for culture, we way, to describe it, adapt the sentence in which Mr. Eliot describes the intellectual situation: Hardcoverminorrity pages. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.
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