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The Resource Children's literature : approaches and territories, edited by Janet Maybin and Nicola J. Watson

Children's literature : approaches and territories, edited by Janet Maybin and Nicola J. Watson

Label
Children's literature : approaches and territories
Title
Children's literature
Title remainder
approaches and territories
Statement of responsibility
edited by Janet Maybin and Nicola J. Watson
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1950-
  • 1958-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Maybin, Janet
  • Watson, Nicola J.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Children's literature
  • Young adult literature
  • Children
Label
Children's literature : approaches and territories, edited by Janet Maybin and Nicola J. Watson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"This reader, along with the companion volume Children's Literature: Classic Texts and Contemporary Trends, form part of the Open University course Children's Literature (EA300). This is a level 3 undergraduate course and forms part of the Open University BA Humanities, the BA Literature (and BA Humanities with Literature), BA English Language and Literature, and the BA Childhood and Youth Studies" -- p. xii
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • List of figures
  • List of plates
  • Introduction/
  • Janet Maybin
  • Nicola J. Watson
  • p. 1
  • 1.
  • Purposes and Histories.
  • p. 8
  • Introduction/
  • Heather Montgomery
  • p. 8
  • Instruction and Delight/
  • Peter Hunt
  • p. 12
  • Origins: Fairy Tales and Folk Tales/
  • Jack Zipes
  • p. 26
  • Children's Literature: Birth, Infancy, Maturity/
  • Matthew Grenby
  • p. 39
  • First Golden Age/
  • Humphrey Carpenter
  • p. 56
  • Same but Different: Conservatism and Revolution in Children's Fiction/
  • Peter Hunt
  • p. 70
  • Multicultural Agendas/
  • Lissa Paul
  • p. 84
  • Transformative Energies/
  • Kimberley Reynolds
  • p. 99
  • 2.
  • Publishing, Prizes and Popularity.
  • p. 115
  • Introduction/
  • Janet Maybin
  • p. 115
  • Boys' and Girls' Reading, 1884/
  • Edward Salmon
  • p. 119
  • Empire Boys/
  • Joseph Bristow
  • p. 130
  • Twentieth-Century British Publishing/
  • Nicholas Tucker
  • p. 143
  • Prizes! Prizes! Newbery Gold/
  • Kenneth Kidd
  • p. 156
  • In Defence of the Indefensible? Some Grounds for Enid Blyton's Appeal/
  • David Rudd
  • p. 168
  • Marketing at the Millennium/
  • Claire Squires
  • p. 183
  • 3.
  • Poetry.
  • p. 199
  • Introduction/
  • Nicola J. Watson
  • p. 199
  • 'From the Garden to the Street': The History of Poetry for Children/
  • Morag Styles
  • p. 202
  • Language of Poems for Children: A Stylistic Case Study/
  • Lesley Jeffries
  • p. 218
  • 'From the Best Poets'? Anthologies for Children/
  • Morag Styles
  • p. 235 4
  • Story-telling, Stage and Screen.
  • p. 246
  • Introduction/
  • Nicola J. Watson
  • p. 246
  • Stories in Performance/
  • Joan Swann
  • p. 249
  • Drama/
  • Susanne Greenhalgh
  • p. 267
  • Screen Classics/
  • Deborah Cartmell
  • p. 281
  • 5.
  • Words and Pictures.
  • p. 296
  • Introduction/
  • Sharon Goodman
  • p. 296
  • Texts and Pictures: A History/
  • Joyce Irene Whalley
  • p. 299
  • Picturebook Codes/
  • William Moebius
  • p. 311
  • Postmodern Experiments/
  • Bette Goldstone
  • p. 320
  • 6.
  • Contemporary Transformations.
  • p. 330
  • Introduction/
  • Ann Hewings
  • p. 330
  • In Praise of Adaptation/
  • Linda Hutcheon
  • p. 333
  • Harry Potter goes to China/
  • Suman Gupta
  • Cheng Xiao
  • p. 338
  • Reading Transformations/
  • Rosie Flewitt
  • p. 352
  • Cross-reading and Crossover Books/
  • Rachel Falconer
  • p. 366
  • Index.
  • p. 380
Control code
ocn461324185
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvi, 395 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780230227132
Lccn
2009045190
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
Label
Children's literature : approaches and territories, edited by Janet Maybin and Nicola J. Watson
Publication
Note
"This reader, along with the companion volume Children's Literature: Classic Texts and Contemporary Trends, form part of the Open University course Children's Literature (EA300). This is a level 3 undergraduate course and forms part of the Open University BA Humanities, the BA Literature (and BA Humanities with Literature), BA English Language and Literature, and the BA Childhood and Youth Studies" -- p. xii
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • List of figures
  • List of plates
  • Introduction/
  • Janet Maybin
  • Nicola J. Watson
  • p. 1
  • 1.
  • Purposes and Histories.
  • p. 8
  • Introduction/
  • Heather Montgomery
  • p. 8
  • Instruction and Delight/
  • Peter Hunt
  • p. 12
  • Origins: Fairy Tales and Folk Tales/
  • Jack Zipes
  • p. 26
  • Children's Literature: Birth, Infancy, Maturity/
  • Matthew Grenby
  • p. 39
  • First Golden Age/
  • Humphrey Carpenter
  • p. 56
  • Same but Different: Conservatism and Revolution in Children's Fiction/
  • Peter Hunt
  • p. 70
  • Multicultural Agendas/
  • Lissa Paul
  • p. 84
  • Transformative Energies/
  • Kimberley Reynolds
  • p. 99
  • 2.
  • Publishing, Prizes and Popularity.
  • p. 115
  • Introduction/
  • Janet Maybin
  • p. 115
  • Boys' and Girls' Reading, 1884/
  • Edward Salmon
  • p. 119
  • Empire Boys/
  • Joseph Bristow
  • p. 130
  • Twentieth-Century British Publishing/
  • Nicholas Tucker
  • p. 143
  • Prizes! Prizes! Newbery Gold/
  • Kenneth Kidd
  • p. 156
  • In Defence of the Indefensible? Some Grounds for Enid Blyton's Appeal/
  • David Rudd
  • p. 168
  • Marketing at the Millennium/
  • Claire Squires
  • p. 183
  • 3.
  • Poetry.
  • p. 199
  • Introduction/
  • Nicola J. Watson
  • p. 199
  • 'From the Garden to the Street': The History of Poetry for Children/
  • Morag Styles
  • p. 202
  • Language of Poems for Children: A Stylistic Case Study/
  • Lesley Jeffries
  • p. 218
  • 'From the Best Poets'? Anthologies for Children/
  • Morag Styles
  • p. 235 4
  • Story-telling, Stage and Screen.
  • p. 246
  • Introduction/
  • Nicola J. Watson
  • p. 246
  • Stories in Performance/
  • Joan Swann
  • p. 249
  • Drama/
  • Susanne Greenhalgh
  • p. 267
  • Screen Classics/
  • Deborah Cartmell
  • p. 281
  • 5.
  • Words and Pictures.
  • p. 296
  • Introduction/
  • Sharon Goodman
  • p. 296
  • Texts and Pictures: A History/
  • Joyce Irene Whalley
  • p. 299
  • Picturebook Codes/
  • William Moebius
  • p. 311
  • Postmodern Experiments/
  • Bette Goldstone
  • p. 320
  • 6.
  • Contemporary Transformations.
  • p. 330
  • Introduction/
  • Ann Hewings
  • p. 330
  • In Praise of Adaptation/
  • Linda Hutcheon
  • p. 333
  • Harry Potter goes to China/
  • Suman Gupta
  • Cheng Xiao
  • p. 338
  • Reading Transformations/
  • Rosie Flewitt
  • p. 352
  • Cross-reading and Crossover Books/
  • Rachel Falconer
  • p. 366
  • Index.
  • p. 380
Control code
ocn461324185
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvi, 395 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780230227132
Lccn
2009045190
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)

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