The Resource Understanding children's literature : key essays from the International Companion Encyclopedia of Children's Literature, edited by Peter Hunt

Understanding children's literature : key essays from the International Companion Encyclopedia of Children's Literature, edited by Peter Hunt

Label
Understanding children's literature : key essays from the International Companion Encyclopedia of Children's Literature
Title
Understanding children's literature
Title remainder
key essays from the International Companion Encyclopedia of Children's Literature
Statement of responsibility
edited by Peter Hunt
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This book provides an introduction to some of the critical theories useful in the study of children's literature. The 14 chapters examine the context, application and relevance to this area of concepts such as feminism, ideology, psychoanalysis and literacy studies
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
809/.89282
Index
index present
LC call number
PN1009.A1
LC item number
U44 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Understanding children's literature : key essays from the International Companion Encyclopedia of Children's Literature, edited by Peter Hunt
Publication
Note
"Key essays from the International companion encyclopedia of children's literature"
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [174]-177) and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • zbnus
  • mel
  • wbl
  • glg
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 1. Introduction: The World of Children's Literature Studies / Peter Hunt -- 2. Essentials: What is Children's Literature? What is Childhood? / Karin Lesnik-Oberstein -- 3. The Setting of Children's Literature: History and Culture / Tony Watkins -- 4. The Impossibility of Innocence: Ideology, Politics, and Children's Literature / Charles Sarland -- 5. Analysing Texts for Children: Linguistics and Stylistics / John Stephens -- 6. Decoding the Images: Illustration and Picture Books / Perry Nodelman -- 7. Readers, Texts, Contexts: Reader-Response Criticism / Michael Benton -- 8. Reading the Unconscious: Psychoanalytical Criticism / Hamida Bosmajian -- 9. From Sex-Role Stereotyping to Subjectivity: Feminist Criticism / Lissa Paul -- 10. Inspecting the Foundations: Bibliographical Studies / Peter Hunt -- 11. Relating Texts: Intertextuality / Christine Wilkie -- 12. Very Advanced Texts: Metafictions and Experimental Work / Robyn McCallum
  • 13. Children Becoming Readers: Reading and Literacy / Geoffrey Williams -- 14. Can Stories Heal? / Hugh Crago
Control code
000013921779
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 188 p.
Isbn
9780415195461
Lccn
98008226
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b18655105
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
System control number
  • 13921779ca
  • (OCoLC)39182596
  • sks18655105

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
    • Deakin University Library - Melbourne Burwood CampusBorrow it
      221 Burwood Highway, Burwood, Victoria, 3125, AU
      -37.846510 145.115099
    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
Processing Feedback ...