The Resource Contemporary children's literature and film : engaging with theory, edited by Kerry Mallan and Clare Bradford

Contemporary children's literature and film : engaging with theory, edited by Kerry Mallan and Clare Bradford

Label
Contemporary children's literature and film : engaging with theory
Title
Contemporary children's literature and film
Title remainder
engaging with theory
Statement of responsibility
edited by Kerry Mallan and Clare Bradford
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Bringing together leading and emerging scholars, this book argues for the significance of theory for reading texts written and produced for young people. Integrating perspectives from across feminism, ecocriticism, postcolonialism and poststructuralism, it demonstrates how these inform approaches to a range of contemporary literature and film"--
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
809/.89282
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN1009.A1
LC item number
C649 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Contemporary children's literature and film : engaging with theory, edited by Kerry Mallan and Clare Bradford
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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Contents
Machine generated contents note: -- List of Figures -- Introduction: Bringing Back Theory; K.Mallan & C.Bradford -- Schemas and Scripts: Cognitive Instruments and the Representation of Cultural Diversity in Children's Literature; J.Stephens -- Journeying Subjects: Spatiality and Identity in Children's Texts; C.Bradford & R.Baccolini -- Local and Global: Cultural Globalisation, Consumerism and Children's Fiction; E.Bullen & K.Mallan -- Monstrous Women: Gothic Misogyny in Monster House; M.Takolander -- Splitting the Difference: Pleasure, Desire and Intersubjectivity in Children's Literature and Film; C.Wilkie-Stubbs -- Children as Ecocitizens: Ecocriticism and Environmental Texts; G.Massey& C.Bradford -- From 'Wizard' to 'Wicked': Adaptation Theory and Young Adult Fiction; D.Buchbinder -- All That Matters: Technoscience, Critical Theory and Children's Fiction; K.Mallan -- Notes on Contributors -- Index
Control code
000046968566
Extent
188 p. ; 22 cm
Isbn
9780230231504
Lccn
2011016934
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.b25726857
System control number
  • rm25726857
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