The Resource Critical perspectives on Harry Potter, edited by Elizabeth E. Heilman

Critical perspectives on Harry Potter, edited by Elizabeth E. Heilman

Label
Critical perspectives on Harry Potter
Title
Critical perspectives on Harry Potter
Statement of responsibility
edited by Elizabeth E. Heilman
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Offers an analyses of the "Potter" books as phenomenon, bringing together scholars from various disciplines to examine the impact of the series. This work features essays that explore on what it has meant for a generation of children to grow up with Harry Potter
Related
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
823/.914
Index
index present
LC call number
PR6068.O93
LC item number
Z73 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Critical perspectives on Harry Potter, edited by Elizabeth E. Heilman
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: fostering insight through multiple critical perspectives / Elizabeth E. Heilman -- I. Perspectives on identity and morality. 1. Controversial content: Is Harry Potter harmful to children? / Deborah J. Taub and Heather L. Servaty-Seib -- 2. Harry Potter and Christian theology / Peter Ciaccio -- 3. Harry Potter's world as a morality tale of technology and media / Nicholas Sheltrown -- 4. Is desire beneficial or harmful in the Harry Potter series? -- Taija Piippo -- 5. The great Snape debate / Peter Appelbaum -- II. Critical and sociological perspectives. 6. Schooling Harry Potter: teachers and learning, power and knowledge / Megan L. Birch -- 7. Comedy, quest, and community: home and family in Harry Potter / John Kornfeld and Laurie Prothro -- 8. From sexist to (sort-of) feminist: representations of gender in the Harry Potter series / Elizabeth E. Heilman and Trevor Donaldson -- 9. Monsters, creatures, and pets at Hogwarts: Animal stewardship in the world of Harry Potter / Peter Dendle -- 10. Harry Potter, the war against evil, and the melodramatization of public culture / Marc Bousquet -- III. Literacy elements and interpretations. 11. Playing the genre game: generic fusions of the Harry Potter series / Anne Hiebert Alton -- 12. Harry Potter and the secrets of children's literature / Maria Nikolajeva -- 13. Harry Potter and the horrors of the Oresteia / Alice Mills -- 14. Philosopher's Stone to resurrection stone: narrative transformations and intersecting cultures across the Harry Potter series / Kate Behr -- IV. Cultural studies and media perspectives. 15. Lost in translation?: Harry Potter, from page to screen / Philip Nel -- 16. The migration of media: Harry Potter in print and pixels / Anna Gunder -- 17. Writing Harry's world: children co-authoring Hogwarts / Ernest L. Bond and Nancy L. Michelson -- 18. Pottermania: good, clean fun or cultural hegemony? / Tammy Turner-Vorbeck
Control code
ocn247144168
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
2nd ed
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 354 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203892817
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
9786611707149
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
170714
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b35397032
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)247144168
  • pebco020389281X

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