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  • Radical Children's Literatureby Kimberley Reynolds

    Palgrave Macmillan 2007; US$ 33.00

    This book reappraises the place of children's literature, showing it to be a creative space where writers and illustrators try out new ideas about books, society, and narratives in an age of instant communication and multi-media. It looks at the stories about the world and young people; the interaction with changing childhoods and new technologies. more...

  • Critical Approaches to Food in Children?s Literatureby Kara K. Keeling; Scott T. Pollard

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 49.95

    This book is the first scholarly volume to connect children's literature to the burgeoning discipline of food studies. Spanning genres and regions, the essays utilize a variety of approaches, including archival research, cultural studies, formalism, gender studies, post-colonialism, post-structuralism, race studies, structuralism, and theology. more...

  • Neo-Imperialism in Children's Literature About Africaby Yulisa Amadu Maddy; Donnarae MacCann

    Taylor and Francis 2008; US$ 49.95

    In this book, the authors expose the neo-imperialist overtones of contemporary children's fiction about Africa. Examining the portrayal of African social customs, religious philosophies, and political structures in fiction for young people, Maddy and MacCann reveal the Western biases that often infuse stories by well-known Western authors. more...

  • Critical Multicultural Analysis of Children's Literatureby Maria Josť Botelho; Masha Kabakow Rudman

    Taylor and Francis 2010; US$ 61.95

    Bringing a critical lens to the study of multiculturalism in children?s literature, this book prepares teachers, teacher educators, and researchers of children?s literature to analyze the ideological dimensions of reading and studying literature. more...

  • Children's Literatureby Seth Lerer

    University of Chicago Press 2009; US$ 18.00

    Ever since children have learned to read, there has been children’s literature. Children’s Literature charts the makings of the Western literary imagination from Aesop’s fables to Mother Goose, from Alice's Adventures in Wonderland to Peter Pan, from Where the Wild Things Are to Harry Potter.   The only single-volume... more...

  • Families in Children's Literatureby Nancy Lee Cecil; Patricia Roberts

    ABC-CLIO 1998; US$ 32.00

    Using quality children's literature that presents families positively and promotes appreciation of family diversity, this book offers you a unique way to help students understand the common complexities of today's families. Books are grouped into four major categories-diverse family groups, family heritage and tradition, relationships within... more...

  • Re-visioning Historical Fiction for Young Readersby Kim Wilson

    Taylor and Francis 2011; US$ 149.00

    This study is concerned with how readers are positioned to interpret the past in historical fiction for children and young adults. Looking at literature published within the last thirty to forty years, Wilson identifies and explores a prevalent trend for re-visioning and rewriting the past according to modern social and political ideological assumptions.... more...

  • Seriously Playfulby Sharyn Pearce; Kerry Mallan

    eContent Management Pty Ltd 2004; US$ 75.00

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  • Teaching Children's Fictionby Dr Catherine Butler

    Palgrave Macmillan 2006; US$ 40.00

    This book combines the work of nine leading teachers and scholars of children's literature from Europe and North America. They explore the various disciplines and perspectives that have contributed to the study of children's literature, giving practical classroom suggestions. Contains an up-to-date resources section. more...

  • Postcolonial Polysystemsby Haidee Kruger

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2012; US$ 143.00

    Postcolonial Polysystems: The Production and Reception of Translated Children?s Literature in South Africa is an original and provocative contribution to the field of children?s literature research and translation studies. It draws on a variety of methodologies to provide a perspective, both product- and process-oriented, on the ways in which translation... more...