A Renaissance Education

2015
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The Schooling of Thomas More's Daughter

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The intellectual forces at work in the Tudor era ensured it was a pivotal period for children's education. Historian Dr Helen Castor reveals how the life and education of Margaret More, daughter of Thomas More, tell a story of the transforming power of knowledge. As a child in Tudor England, and educated to an exceptionally high level, Margaret embodies the intellectual spirit of the age - an era which embraced humanism, the birth of the Church of England and the English Renaissance. This film ...
Episodes 2012

Episode of Friday 2 November 2012

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How the ideas that shaped Margaret More's education changed the cultural life of England.(R)
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