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The Resource Gender dilemmas in children's fiction, Kerry Mallan, (electronic book)

Gender dilemmas in children's fiction, Kerry Mallan, (electronic book)

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Gender dilemmas in children's fiction
Title
Gender dilemmas in children's fiction
Statement of responsibility
Kerry Mallan
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This engaging study examines diverse genders and sexualities in a wide range of contemporary fiction for children and young people. Mallan's insights into key dilemmas arising from the texts' treatment of romance, beauty, cyberbodies, queer, and comedy are provocative and trustworthy, and deliver exciting theoretical and social perspectives
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Cataloging source
UK-WkNB
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Mallan, Kerry
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Children's stories, English
  • Children's stories, American
  • Children's stories, Commonwealth (English)
  • Gender identity in literature
  • Sex differences in literature
  • Identity (Psychology) in literature
  • Human body in literature
  • Homosexuality in literature
  • Feminism in literature
Label
Gender dilemmas in children's fiction, Kerry Mallan, (electronic book)
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Publication
Note
Originally published in: 2009
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Color
multicolored
Contents
List of Illustrations -- Acknowledgements -- Introduction: Rethinking Gender Desire, Pleasure, and Romance: Postfeminism and Other Seductions -- The Beauty Dilemma: Gendered Bodies and Aesthetic Judgement -- Gendered Cyber-Bodies: The Dilemma of Technological 'Existenz' -- Queer Spaces in a Straight World: The Dilemmas of Sexual Identity -- No Laughing Matter... Or Is It? The Serio-Comic Side of Gender -- Conclusion -- Notes -- References -- Index
Extent
236 p.
File format
one file format
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780230244559
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unknown
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ill.
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unknown
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Specific material designation
remote
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Requires Adobe Reader
Label
Gender dilemmas in children's fiction, Kerry Mallan, (electronic book)
Publication
Note
Originally published in: 2009
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Color
multicolored
Contents
List of Illustrations -- Acknowledgements -- Introduction: Rethinking Gender Desire, Pleasure, and Romance: Postfeminism and Other Seductions -- The Beauty Dilemma: Gendered Bodies and Aesthetic Judgement -- Gendered Cyber-Bodies: The Dilemma of Technological 'Existenz' -- Queer Spaces in a Straight World: The Dilemmas of Sexual Identity -- No Laughing Matter... Or Is It? The Serio-Comic Side of Gender -- Conclusion -- Notes -- References -- Index
Extent
236 p.
File format
one file format
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780230244559
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
ill.
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Requires Adobe Reader

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