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Children's Literature in Context (Texts and Contexts) Paperback – 22 Sep 2011

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  • Paperback: 192 pages
  • Publisher: Continuum (22 Sept. 2011)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1847064876
  • ISBN-13: 978-1847064875
  • Product Dimensions: 13.9 x 1.2 x 21.5 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars 3 customer reviews
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 1,235,651 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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Children's Literature in Context is a meeting ground where literary history meets literary criticism in a broad intertextual reach. Here is a journey for the reader who travels from definitions of the genre to socio-political contexts, to close readings of classic and contemporary texts, to a critical framework of interpretations and perspectives, to expansive cultural adaptations. At each juncture McCulloch interweaves theory with striking ease, linking children's literature to a larger world of literature and philosophy. Her readings of texts are fresh, provocative, coherent. Designed to serve as a textbook, McCulloch's work is also a handbook to the field, offering a range of resources for students and scholars, a spacious landscape.--Sanford Lakoff

About the Author

Fiona McCulloch is Head of English at the University of Bradford, UK.


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