A Pedagogy of Poetry: through the poems of W.B. Yeats by John Gordon

By John Gordon

utilizing 11 of W.B. Yeats's poems, John Gordon explores methods of puzzling over and instructing poetry in secondary faculties and at undergraduate point. He attracts jointly remark, examine, and his personal specialist adventure, to permit his readers to advance versatile pedagogical judgement which may reply to the necessities of a number of scholars and the calls for of texts of various size and complexity. His readers can be in a position to practice the foremost ideas he identifies to instructing a wide variety of poems successfully and memorably. A Pedagogy of Poetry is unique and impressive, theoretical, and functional. the writer synthesizes literary feedback and research, issues of literary pedagogy, the empirical examine base, and the theoretical frameworks that underpin people's responses to poetry. He analyses the main books on poetry and instructing and indicates the place ancient figuring out will light up a poem for college students, for instance via his research of Yeats's 'Easter 1916'. The e-book is a useful source for English lecturers in secondary faculties, faculties, and better education.

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