A Second Look

Author: Andie Peterson
Publisher: AuthorHouse
ISBN: 9781452087870
Size: 48.87 MB
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Four-hundred-twenty-five books are reviewed in this superb collection.

Children S Literature A Very Short Introduction

Author: Kimberley Reynolds
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199560242
Size: 41.10 MB
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In this lively discussion Kim Reynolds looks at what children's literature is, why it is interesting, how it contributes to culture, and how it is studied as literature.

Children And Pensions

Author: Alessandro Cigno
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 0262033690
Size: 21.20 MB
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In Children and Pensions, Alessandro Cigno and Martin Werding examine the way pension policy and child-related benefits affect fertility behavior and productivity growth.

Stories Pictures And Reality

Author: Virginia Lowe
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
ISBN: 0415397235
Size: 24.49 MB
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This book urges readers, especially practitioners and academics, to afford greater respect to what young children are capable of in this area.

Radical Children S Literature

Author: K. Reynolds
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 0230206204
Size: 11.64 MB
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This book reappraises the place of children's literature, showing it to be a creative space where writers and illustrators try out new ideas about books, society, and narratives in an age of instant communication and multi-media.

Children And Citizenship

Author: Jane Williams
Publisher: SAGE
ISBN: 1412935377
Size: 25.40 MB
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Drawing on different disciplinary perspectives and including contributions by leading scholars in the field, this book makes explicit connections between theoretical approaches, representations of childhood, and the experiences of children ...

Unsettling Narratives

Author: Clare Bradford
Publisher: Wilfrid Laurier Univ. Press
ISBN: 0889205078
Size: 71.71 MB
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Unsettling Narratives opens up an area of scholarship and discussion—the use of postcolonial theories—relatively new to the field of children’s literature and demonstrates that many texts recycle the colonial discourses naturalized ...