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Children's & teenage literature studies

Paperback. Rather than teaching children to obey authority, to conform, or to seek redemption through prayer, twentieth-century leftists encouraged children to question the authority of those in power. This title offers a collection of stories, poems, comic strips, primers, and other texts for children that embody this radical tradition. Editor(s): Mickenberg, Julia L.; Nel, Philip. Num Pages: 313 pages, 100 illustrations. BIC Classification: DQ; DSY. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 278 x 203 x 19. Weight in Grams: 792.
Publisher
New York University Press United States
Number of pages
313
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Condition
New
SKU
V9780814757215
ISBN
9780814757215

€ 30.99
€ 27.80

Paperback. Editor(s): Coghlan, Susanna; Fitzpatrick, Mary; O'Dea, Lucy. Num Pages: 64 pages, 54 scans & photographs. BIC Classification: DSY; GBCR. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 297 x 210. .
Publisher
Ibby Ireland
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Condition
New
SKU
V9780954135201
ISBN
9780954135201

€ 10.32

Paperback. This lively and accessible collection of essays by leading scholars, some reprinted and others newly commissioned, provides a social and literary overview of the field of children's literature. Designed with the needs of students and teachers in mind, it explores history and genres, current concerns and possible future directions. Editor(s): Maybin, Janet; Watson, Nicola J. Num Pages: 432 pages, biography. BIC Classification: DSY. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 232 x 158 x 24. Weight in Grams: 668.
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Number of pages
432
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Edition
First Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780230227132
ISBN
9780230227132

€ 40.88

Hardcover. This collection explores the influence of girls' series books on popular American culture and girls' everyday experiences. It explores the cultural work that the series genre performs, contemplating the books' messages about subjects including race, gender, and education, and examines girl fiction within a variety of disciplinary contexts. Editor(s): D'Amico, LuElla. Series: Children and Youth in Popular Culture. Num Pages: 318 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSYC; JFCA; JFSP1. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 161 x 237 x 32. Weight in Grams: 614.
Publisher
Lexington Books
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781498517621
ISBN
9781498517621

€ 97.50

Paperback. This lively and accessible collection of essays by leading scholars and children's writers, some reprinted and others newly commissioned, provides students with high quality critical material on the most widely studied classic and contemporary texts. Chronologically organized, it spans picture books to the cross-over fiction of Harry Potter. Editor(s): Montgomery, Heather; Watson, Nicola J. Num Pages: 424 pages, biography. BIC Classification: DSY. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 231 x 156 x 24. Weight in Grams: 696.
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Number of pages
424
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9780230227149
ISBN
9780230227149

€ 42.18

Paperback. Editor(s): Schwenke Wyile, Andrea; Rosenberg, Teya. Num Pages: 390 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: DSYC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 228 x 154 x 20. Weight in Grams: 474.
Publisher
Broadview Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9781551116044
ISBN
9781551116044

€ 50.31

Paperback. A student text. Attached to front cover is a card with a passcode to use to access additional readings at a Broadview Press complimentary website. Editor(s): Hallett, Martin; Karasek, Barbara. Num Pages: 200 pages, col. ill. BIC Classification: DSY; JFHF. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 230 x 153 x 11. Weight in Grams: 262.
Publisher
Broadview Press Ltd Canada
Number of pages
200
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Edition
4th
Condition
New
SKU
V9781554810185
ISBN
9781554810185

€ 24.99
€ 22.91

Hardcover. This new interdisciplinary collection spanning anthropology, image studies, literary criticism, psychology and history explores the ways in which children's books were important vehicles for the expression of national identities, from the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries, right up until the present day. Editor(s): O'Sullivan, Emer; Immel, Andrea. Series: Critical Approaches to Children's Literature. Num Pages: 296 pages, 27 colour illustrations, 27 colour tables, biography. BIC Classification: DSY. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 210 x 148. .
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Edition
1st ed. 2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781137461681
ISBN
9781137461681

€ 125.62

Paperback. An anthology of tales and original critical essays that moves beyond canonized classics and old paradigms. Editor(s): Jones, Christine A.; Schacker, Jennifer. Num Pages: 584 pages. BIC Classification: DQ; DSYC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 228 x 156 x 24. Weight in Grams: 620.
Publisher
Broadview Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Edition
Pap/Psc
Condition
New
SKU
V9781554810437
ISBN
9781554810437

€ 56.20

Paperback. Editor(s): Ali, N.; Dennis Unrau, Melanie. Series: Critical Approaches to Children's Literature. Num Pages: 292 pages, biography. BIC Classification: DSA; DSY; JFC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 216 x 140 x 17. Weight in Grams: 399.
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
1st ed. 2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9781349470372
ISBN
9781349470372

€ 76.63

Paperback. Explores the queerness of young adult literature that contains lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans, queer, and questioning characters, some written by LGBTQ identified authors, while presenting lessons for secondary English classrooms. Editor(s): Linville, Darla; Carlson, David Lee. Series: Gender and Sexualities in Education. Num Pages: 227 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBH; DSY. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 153 x 225 x 17. Weight in Grams: 340.
Publisher
Peter Lang Publishing Inc.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
New edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781433129537
ISBN
9781433129537

€ 33.99
€ 32.96

Paperback. Editor(s): Evans, Janet. Num Pages: 340 pages, 2 black & white tables, 127 black & white halftones. BIC Classification: DSY; JNLB; JNU. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 235 x 158 x 22. Weight in Grams: 560.
Publisher
Routledge
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781138797772
ISBN
9781138797772

€ 47.09

Paperback. Hundreds of reviews of recent children's books and articles about contemporary children's literature. The contributors are all highly regarded commentators in the area of children's books. Editor(s): Coghlan, Valerie; Keenan, Celia; Coughlan, Valerie. Num Pages: 160 pages, 120 col.ill. BIC Classification: 1DBR; DSY; GBCR. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 324 x 218 x 9. Weight in Grams: 408. 8vo..Good clean copy.
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
IBbY Ireland
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Edition
New Ed
SKU
KEX0288917
ISBN
9781872917061

€ 10.00

Hardcover. This edited volume performs a critical analysis of the Americas Award, issues related to the content of the award-winning and honored books, and the contexts in which the books are used. It includes chapters by key scholars in the areas of youth literature in English, English Education, Library and Information Science, and Ethnic Studies. Editor(s): Henderson, Laretta. Series: Children and Youth in Popular Culture. Num Pages: 228 pages, 8 tables. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 2AB; DSB; DSYC; JFSL4. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 234 x 160 x 21. Weight in Grams: 458.
Publisher
Lexington Books
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781498501606
ISBN
9781498501606

€ 86.40

Paperback. John Newbery is celebrated as the first successful publisher of children's books, and the founder of modern children's literature. Three classic works published by Newbery (the authors unknown) are now available for a new generation of readers. Edited by M. O. Grenby, with an introduction, explanatory notes and suggestions for further reading. Editor(s): Grenby, Matthew O. Series: Classics of Children's Literature. Num Pages: 280 pages, 100 black & white illustrations, biography. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBD; DSY; FC. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 197 x 166 x 15. Weight in Grams: 302.
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan United Kingdom
Number of pages
280
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Edition
Critical
Condition
New
SKU
V9781137274274
ISBN
9781137274274

€ 22.55

Paperback.
Publisher
University of Nebraska Press United States
Number of pages
348
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9780803215689
ISBN
9780803215689

€ 35.99
€ 33.16

Paperback. Bringing together the expertise of high profile international teachers and researchers, this handbook provides anyone studying Children's Literature with useful and practical guidance on research methods. Wide-ranging and balanced in approach, the book covers core topics such as approaching history, visual material, archives and theory. Editor(s): Reynolds, Kimberley; Grenby, Matthew O. Num Pages: 272 pages, biography. BIC Classification: DSY. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 140 x 215 x 16. Weight in Grams: 328.
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Number of pages
272
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9780230525542
ISBN
9780230525542

€ 38.17

Paperback. Roald Dahl is one of the most enduringly popular children's authors of the last fifty years; and one of the most controversial. This timely collection of new essays, from an international team of leading scholars, provides both an overview and a contemporary assessment of Dahl's reputation and his achievement as a writer for children. Editor(s): Alston, Ann; Butler, Catherine. Series: New Casebooks. Num Pages: 224 pages, biography. BIC Classification: DSBH; DSK; DSY. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 215 x 141 x 13. Weight in Grams: 284.
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Number of pages
224
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Edition
2012th Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780230283619
ISBN
9780230283619

€ 30.38

Hardcover. The Pulitzer Prize-winning biographer of Louisa May Alcott illuminates the world of Little Women and its author. Editor(s): Matteson, John. Series: The Annotated Books. Num Pages: 736 pages, Full color, 233 illustrations. BIC Classification: DSYC; FC; YFA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 232 x 347 x 55. Weight in Grams: 2080.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
W. W. Norton & Company
Edition
Annotated
Condition
New
SKU
V9780393072198
ISBN
9780393072198

€ 37.99
€ 37.51

Paperback. Since its publication in 1908, Anne of Green Gables has been an enduring bestseller and arguably Canada's most famous novel. Editor(s): Rubio, Mary Henley; Waterston, Elizabeth. Series: Norton Critical Editions. Num Pages: 464 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 2AB; DSBH; DSK; DSY; FA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 213 x 129 x 23. Weight in Grams: 444.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Publisher
WW Norton & Co United States
Edition
New ed
Number of pages
400
Condition
New
SKU
V9780393926958
ISBN
9780393926958

€ 16.58

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