Libraries and the Enlightenment
by Wayne Bivens-Tatum
Library Juice Press
Written in English.
About the Book
"Traces the historical foundations of modern American libraries to the European Enlightenment, showing how the ideas on which library institutions are based go back to the ideas and institutions of that revolutionary time"--Provided by publisher.
Table of Contents
|The Enlightenment: a brief introduction|
|Academic libraries and the philosophical Enlightenment|
|Public libraries and the political Enlightenment|
|Universal libraries : dream and reality.|
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Dewey Decimal Class||027.073|
|Library of Congress||Z731 .B655 2012|
The Physical Object
|LC Control Number||2011043639|
History Created November 30, 2011 ·
|November 30, 2011||Created by LC Bot||Initial record created, from Library of Congress MARC record.|