Erudition vs Literature - What's the difference?
Erudition is a synonym of literature.
As nouns the difference between erudition and literature
is that erudition
is erudition while literature
is the body of all written works.
Profound knowledge, especially that based on learning and scholarship.
* (profound knowledge) knowledge, information, learning, lore, scholarship, scholarism
* literatuer (obsolete)
The body of all written works.
The collected creative writing of a nation, people, group or culture.
All the papers, treatises etc. published in academic journals on a particular subject.
Written fiction of a high standard.
- The obvious question to ask at this point is: ‘Why posit the existence of a set of Thematic Relations (THEME, AGENT, INSTRUMENT, etc.) distinct from constituent structure relations?? The answer given in the relevant literature is that a variety of linguistic phenomena can be accounted for in a more principled way in terms of Thematic Functions than in terms of constituent structure relations.
- However, even “literary” science fiction rarely qualifies as literature , because it treats characters as sets of traits rather than as fully realized human beings with unique life stories. —Adam Cadre, 2008
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