'Good teaching': Adam Bede and Education

Title

'Good teaching': Adam Bede and Education

Description

George Eliot's commitment to teaching motivates her writing from the first. Like many of those whose thinking was shaped by early nineteenth-century evangelicalism, she saw education as a vital responsibility. In 1847, when she was twenty-eight years old, she remarked to Sara Hennell that she thought '''Live and Teach" should…

Creator

Dinah Birch

Source

George Eliot Review
2010: 41, 7-15

Publisher

GER and George Eliot Archive

Date

2010

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Citation

Dinah Birch, “'Good teaching': Adam Bede and Education,” George Eliot Review Online, accessed September 20, 2021, https://www.georgeeliotreview.org/items/show/686.