Children's Literature Products

  • Ursula K. Le Guin Beyond Genre

    Fiction for Children and Adults, 1st Edition

    By Mike Cadden

    This book critically examines Le Guin's fiction for all ages, and it will be of great interest to her many admirers and to all students and scholars of children's literature.…

    Hardback – 2004-11-07
    Routledge
    Children's Literature and Culture

  • Constructing the Canon of Children's Literature

    Beyond Library Walls and Ivory Towers, 1st Edition

    By Anne Lundin

    In this pioneering historical study, Anne Lundin argues that schools, libraries, professional organizations, and the media together create and influence the constantly changing canon of children's literature. Lundin examines the circumstances out of which the canon emerges, and its effect on the…

    Hardback – 2004-08-02
    Routledge
    Children's Literature and Culture

  • Brown Gold

    Milestones of African American Children's Picture Books, 1845-2002, 1st Edition

    By Michelle Martin

    Brown Gold is a compelling history and analysis of African-American children's picturebooks from the mid-nineteenth century to the present. At the turn of the nineteenth century, good children's books about black life were hard to find — if, indeed, young black readers and their parents could even…

    Hardback – 2004-02-19
    Routledge
    Children's Literature and Culture

  • The Making of the Modern Child

    Children's Literature in the Late Eighteenth Century, 1st Edition

    By Andrew O'Malley

    This book explores how the concept of childhood in the late-18th century was constructed through the ideological work performed by children's literature, as well as pedagogical writing and medical literature of the era. Andrew O'Malley ties the evolution of the idea of "the child" to the…

    Hardback – 2003-06-12
    Routledge
    Children's Literature and Culture

  • Medieval Literature for Children

    1st Edition

    Edited by Daniel T. Kline

    This volume will be a critical anthology of primary texts whose main audience was children and/or adolescents in the medieval period. Texts will include theoretical and interpretative introductions and commentary.…

    Hardback – 2003-04-11
    Routledge

  • Beatrix Potter

    Writing in Code, 1st Edition

    By M. Daphne Kutzer

    Beatrix Potter was one of the inventors of the contemporary picture book, and her small novels published at the turn of the twentieth century are still available and popular today. Writing in Code is the first book-length study of Potter's work, and it covers the entire oeuvre, examining all facets…

    Hardback – 2002-12-27
    Routledge
    Children's Literature and Culture

  • Utopian and Dystopian Writing for Children and Young Adults

    1st Edition

    Edited by Carrie Hintz, Elaine Ostry

    This volume examines a variety of utopian writing for children from the 18th century to the present day, defining and exploring this new genre in the field of children's literature. The original essays discuss thematic conventions and present detailed case studies of individual works. All address…

    Hardback – 2002-12-20
    Routledge
    Children's Literature and Culture

  • Representing the Holocaust in Children's Literature

    1st Edition

    By Lydia Kokkola

    First Published in 2003. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Hardback – 2002-11-27
    Routledge
    Children's Literature and Culture

  • Reimagining Shakespeare for Children and Young Adults

    1st Edition

    By Naomi Miller

    This is a collection of original essays about how Shakespeare and how his plays are increasingly being used as a means of furthering literacy, language arts, creative and dramatic learning for children in and out of the classroom. It is divided into three sections comprising essays by well-known…

    Hardback – 2002-11-22
    Routledge
    Children's Literature and Culture

  • Recycling Red Riding Hood

    1st Edition

    By Sandra L. Beckett

    Building on several years of research that included an examination of children's literature texts in 140 languages, Sandra Beckett introduces the retelling of the Red Riding Hood story in the general context of fairy tale intertextuality, a topic that has received very little attention in…

    Hardback – 2002-10-11
    Routledge
    Children's Literature and Culture

  • The Feminine Subject in Children's Literature

    1st Edition

    By Christine Wilkie-Stibbs

    This book builds upon and contributes to the growing academic interest in feminism within the field of children's literature studies. Christie Wilkie-Stibbs draws upon the work of Luce Irigaray, Helene Cixous, Julia Kristeva, and Jacques Lacan in her analysis of particular children's literature…

    Hardback – 2002-09-06
    Routledge
    Children's Literature and Culture

  • Ways of Being Male

    Representing Masculinities in Children's Literature, 1st Edition

    Edited by John Stephens

    Given the substantial impact of feminism on children’s literature and culture during the last quarter century, it comes as no surprise that gender studies have focused predominantly on issues of female representation. The question of how the same patriarchal ideology structured representations of…

    Hardback – 2002-06-21
    Routledge
    Children's Literature and Culture

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