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York Notes Companions Children's Literature
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YORK NOTES COMPANIONS CHILDREN'S LITERATURE

PAPERBACK BY PEARSON, LUCY

£11.25

ISBN
9781408266625
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LONGMAN
 
 
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PUBLISHER
PEARSON EDUCATION LIMITED
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IN STOCK
FORMAT
PAPERBACK
PAGES
344 pages
PUBLICATION DATE
01 SEP 2011

DESCRIPTION

This volume discusses ChildrenĀ s Literature through the ages from fairy tales and early didactic literature through to the classics of the nineteenth and twentieth-centuries and the modern day.

CONTENTS

Part One: IntroductionPart Two: A Cultural OverviewPart Three: Texts, Writers and ContextsAlternative Worlds: Carroll, Lewis and Wynne JonesReal Lives: Alcott, Ashley and WilsonAdventure Stories: Wyss, Ransome and MuchamoreRhymes and Rhythms: Stevenson, Seuss and ZephaniahPicture Books: Sendak, Browne and ChildYoung Adult Fiction: Blume, Chambers and LarbalestierPart Four: Critical Theories and DebatesCriticising Children's LiteratureGender and SexualityChildren's Literature and IdeologyThe Future of Children's LiteraturePart Five: References and ResourcesTimelineFurther ReadingIndex