TITLE

CHAPTER II: Language, Culture, Literature: A Symbiosis

AUTHOR(S)
Lambros, Anna V.
PUB. DATE
January 1996
SOURCE
Culture & the Literary Text: The Case of Flaubert's Madam Bovary;1996, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Book Chapter
ABSTRACT
Chapter II of the book, "Culture and the Literary Text: The Case of Flaubert's Madam Bovary," is presented. It discusses the relationship of language with culture. In this chapter, the views of the Stoics on language are presented. Several definitions of language are also discussed. It also discusses the role of language as a major instrument for learning a culture. Moreover, the role and importance of teaching culture through literature in undergraduate foreign language classroom is highlighted.
ACCESSION #
19348926

 

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