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Overview page. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945) — Bibliography.

A conceptual term that identifies the distinct cultural impact made by print technology. The term was popularized by McLuhan, who believed that print culture exemplifies the triumph of the...

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Print Culture

Roger Chartier and Sylvia J. Cannizzaro.

in Encyclopedia of the Enlightenment

January 2002; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Early Modern History (1500 to 1700). 2546 words.

In all countries of Enlightenment Europe, three markets for books constituted the world of “print culture”: the market for new

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print culture

Overview page. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945) — Bibliography.

A conceptual term that identifies the distinct cultural impact made by print technology. The term was popularized by McLuhan, who believed that print culture exemplifies the triumph of the...

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Print Culture

in The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of the American Enlightenment

P ublished online January 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Early Modern History (1500 to 1700). 1548 words.

Print culture, in its various forms, supplied the building blocks, to borrow Richard Sher’s formulation for Scotland, for the American

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Print Culture

Heidi Morse.

in African American Studies

P ublished online June 2016 .

Article. Subjects: African American History. 7797 words.

Print culture—or cultures of print, a designation some scholars prefer for its evocation of multiple and varying practices of print production and use—is the key term for an...

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Print Culture

Brinkley Messick.

in The Calligraphic State

December 1992; p ublished online May 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Anthropology. 6979 words.

This chapter addresses the local advent of print culture. It specifically investigates twentieth-century textual initiatives in state publishing, library reform, and official-history...

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Marvell and Print Culture

Matthew C. Augustine.

in The Oxford Handbook of Andrew Marvell

March 2019; p ublished online March 2019 .

Article. Subjects: Literary Studies (1500 to 1800); Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets). 8766 words.

The starting point of this chapter is Marvell’s cautious relationship to publication and publicity generally and to print publication in particular. On what terms or under what conditions...

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Dissenting Print Culture

Tessa Whitehouse.

in The Oxford History of Protestant Dissenting Traditions, Volume II

June 2018; p ublished online July 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: History of Christianity. 8667 words.

Print culture was expanding rapidly in the eighteenth century. Yet religious literature remained the largest category of printed book and Dissenters were significant contributors to this...

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Faulkner and Print Culture

Edited by Jay Watson, Jaime Harker and James G. Jr. Thomas.

May 2017; p ublished online May 2019 .

Book. Subjects: Literary Studies (20th Century onwards). 276 pages.

William Faulkner’s first ventures into print culture began far from the world of highbrow publishing with which he is typically associated—the world of New York publishing houses, little...

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Print and Manuscript Culture

Carla Mulford.

in The Oxford Handbook of Early American Literature

March 2008; p ublished online September 2012 .

Article. Subjects: Literature; Literary Studies (1500 to 1800); Literary Theory and Cultural Studies. 10772 words.

The essence of this article is print and manuscript culture in the Americas and their influence on American literature. A furor was created over the publication of James Franklin's...

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Quakers and Print Culture

Betty Hagglund.

in The Oxford Handbook of Quaker Studies

September 2013; p ublished online December 2013 .

Article. Subjects: Religion; Christianity; Religious Studies. 7256 words.

This chapter traces the relationship between Quakers and print culture from the seventeenth to the twenty-first centuries. It investigates the ways in which the early Quaker movement took...

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Oral Culture and Popular Print

Julie Crawford.

in The Oxford History of Popular Print Culture

April 2011; p ublished online March 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Literary Studies (1500 to 1800). 8619 words.

This chapter highlights that sermons and playbooks were the most popular printed texts in early modern Britain. It suggests that print had a negative effect on oral culture, which, like...

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Nineteenth-Century Print Culture

Ronald J. Zboray and Mary Saracino Zboray.

in The Oxford Handbook of Transcendentalism

April 2010; p ublished online September 2012 .

Article. Subjects: Literature; Literary Studies (19th Century); Literary Theory and Cultural Studies. 5885 words.

This article looks at nineteenth-century print culture and the way Transcendentalism dealt with the boom of print and manuscript production, dissemination, and reception. The field of print...

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Jonathan Edwards and Transatlantic Print Culture

Jonathan M. Yeager.

October 2016; p ublished online September 2016 .

Book. Subjects: Christian Theology. 256 pages.

Jonathan Edwards and Transatlantic Print Culture tells the story of how Edwards’s works were published in the eighteenth century. Indiviidual chapters discuss the contributions...

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Labour and Popular Print Culture

Kathryn J. Oberdeck and Frank Tobias Higbie.

in The Oxford History of Popular Print Culture

December 2011; p ublished online March 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Literary Studies (19th Century). 8277 words.

This chapter examines the participation of the working class in various genres and forms of popular print culture in the United States in the period spanning the Civil War and the early...

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Early African American Print Culture

Eric Gardner.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Literature

P ublished online February 2018 .

Article. Subjects: Literary Studies (American); Literary Studies (Fiction, Novelists, and Prose Writers); Literary Studies (19th Century). 13419 words.

Not until the end of the 20th century did scholars begin to look at early African American print culture in the depth it deserves. A story painfully intertwined with the transatlantic slave...

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Print Culture after the Revolution

Catherine O’Donnell.

in The Oxford Handbook of the American Revolution

December 2012; p ublished online December 2012 .

Article. Subjects: History; United States History; Early Modern History (1500 to 1700); Social and Cultural History. 10442 words.

During the American Revolution, print emerged as a medium to describe conversion experiences, to exhort to virtue, to plead for votes, to amuse, and to scandalize. Printed texts enabled...

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Print and a Culture of Prevention

Sandra Cavallo and Tessa Storey.

in Healthy Living in Late Renaissance Italy

November 2013; p ublished online January 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Social and Cultural History. 15638 words.

This chapter explores the role of print in establishing a widespread culture of preventive health care. The writing, editing, and translating of printed vernacular regimens are...

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Religion and Popular Print Culture

Erin A. Smith.

in The Oxford History of Popular Print Culture

December 2011; p ublished online March 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Literary Studies (19th Century). 7804 words.

This chapter explores the link between religion and popular print culture in the United States in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. More specifically, it examines the...

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Print Culture in the British Atlantic

Eve T. Bannet.

in Atlantic History

P ublished online April 2016 .

Article. Subjects: History of the Americas; European History; African History; History; Regional and National History. 10393 words.

This article focuses on the different ways in which a shared language and highly flexible print culture across the British Atlantic promoted the transatlantic movement and local...

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Buddhism and Print Culture in China

T. H. Barrett.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Religion

P ublished online February 2019 .

Article. Subjects: Buddhism. 8213 words.

In premodern China all written materials were to be treated with respect, but Buddhist materials containing the words of the Buddha in particular embodied his surviving presence in the...

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