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The children's culture reader, edited by Henry Jenkins

Label
The children's culture reader
Title
The children's culture reader
Statement of responsibility
edited by Henry Jenkins
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Every major political and social dispute of the twentieth century has been fought on the backs of our children, from the economic reforms of the progressive era through the social readjustments of civil rights era and on to the current explosion of anxieties about everything from the national debt to the digital revolution. Far
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1958-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Jenkins, Henry
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Children
  • Children
  • Children in popular culture
  • Children in popular culture
  • Mass media and children
  • Mass media and children
  • Popular culture
  • Popular culture
Label
The children's culture reader, edited by Henry Jenkins
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : Childhood innocence and other modern myths / Henry Jenkins -- Part I: Childhood innocence. From immodesty to innocence / Philippe Ariès ; The case of Peter Pan : the impossibility of children's fiction / Jacqueline S. Rose ; Children in the house : the material culture of early childhood / Karin Calvert ; From useful to useless : moral conflict over child labor / Viviana A. Zelizer ; The making of children's culture / Stephen Kline ; Seducing the innocent : childhood and television in postwar America / Lynn Spigel ; Unlearning black and white : race, media and the classroom / Shari Goldin ; The new childhood : home alone as a way of life / Joe L. Kincheloe ; Child abuse and the unconscious in American popular culture / Nancy Scheper-Hughes and Howard F. Stein -- Part II: Childhood sexuality. Fun morality : an analysis of recent American child-training literature / Martha Wolfenstein ; The sensuous child : Benjamin Spock and the sexual revolution / Henry Jenkins ; How to bring your kids up gay / Eve Kosofsky Sedgwick ; Producing erotic children / James R. Kincaid ; Popular culture and the eroticization of little girls / Valerie Walkerdine ; Stealing innocence : the politics of child beauty pageants / Henry A. Giroux ; A credit to her mother / Annette Kuhn -- Part III: Child's play. Children's desires/mothers' dilemmas : the social contexts of consumption / Ellen Seiter ; Boys and girls together ... but mostly apart / Barrie Thorne ; Boy culture / E. Anthony Rotundo ; The politics of dollhood in nineteenth-century America / Miriam Formanek ; Older heads on younger bodies / Erica Rand ; Confections, concoctions, and conceptions / Allison James ; Living in a world of words / Shelby Anne Wolf and Shirley Brice Heath ; The tidy house / Carolyn Steedman -- Part IV: Sourcebook. Section A: Introduction. Reaching juvenile markets / E. Evalyn Grumbine ; Does your "research" embrace the boy of today? / Jess H. Wilson ; "Selling" food to children / The Mother's Own Book -- Section B. The family in crisis. After the family -- what? / John B. Watson ; Against the threat of mother love / John B. Watson -- Section C: Children at war. Children in wartime : parents' questions / Child Study Association of America ; You are citizen soldiers / Angelo Patri ; Raise your boy to be a soldier / André Fontaine -- Section D: Popular culture and the family. "Such trivia as comic books" / Frederic Wertham ; The play's the thing / Dorothy Walter Baruch -- Section E: Freedom and responsibility. New parents for old / Sidonie Matsner Gruenberg ; Families and the world outside / Elizabeth F. Boettiger ; Time bombs in our homes / Mauree Applegate ; Democratic and autocratic child rearing / Rudolf Dreikurs -- Section F: The permissive family. The contemporary mother and father / Lillian Jane Martin and Clare deGruchy ; The new oedipal drama of the permissive family / Jules Henry ; The modern pediocracy / Martha Weinman Lear
Control code
000656621
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
ix, 532 p.
Isbn
9780814742327
Lccn
98024515
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
The children's culture reader, edited by Henry Jenkins
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : Childhood innocence and other modern myths / Henry Jenkins -- Part I: Childhood innocence. From immodesty to innocence / Philippe Ariès ; The case of Peter Pan : the impossibility of children's fiction / Jacqueline S. Rose ; Children in the house : the material culture of early childhood / Karin Calvert ; From useful to useless : moral conflict over child labor / Viviana A. Zelizer ; The making of children's culture / Stephen Kline ; Seducing the innocent : childhood and television in postwar America / Lynn Spigel ; Unlearning black and white : race, media and the classroom / Shari Goldin ; The new childhood : home alone as a way of life / Joe L. Kincheloe ; Child abuse and the unconscious in American popular culture / Nancy Scheper-Hughes and Howard F. Stein -- Part II: Childhood sexuality. Fun morality : an analysis of recent American child-training literature / Martha Wolfenstein ; The sensuous child : Benjamin Spock and the sexual revolution / Henry Jenkins ; How to bring your kids up gay / Eve Kosofsky Sedgwick ; Producing erotic children / James R. Kincaid ; Popular culture and the eroticization of little girls / Valerie Walkerdine ; Stealing innocence : the politics of child beauty pageants / Henry A. Giroux ; A credit to her mother / Annette Kuhn -- Part III: Child's play. Children's desires/mothers' dilemmas : the social contexts of consumption / Ellen Seiter ; Boys and girls together ... but mostly apart / Barrie Thorne ; Boy culture / E. Anthony Rotundo ; The politics of dollhood in nineteenth-century America / Miriam Formanek ; Older heads on younger bodies / Erica Rand ; Confections, concoctions, and conceptions / Allison James ; Living in a world of words / Shelby Anne Wolf and Shirley Brice Heath ; The tidy house / Carolyn Steedman -- Part IV: Sourcebook. Section A: Introduction. Reaching juvenile markets / E. Evalyn Grumbine ; Does your "research" embrace the boy of today? / Jess H. Wilson ; "Selling" food to children / The Mother's Own Book -- Section B. The family in crisis. After the family -- what? / John B. Watson ; Against the threat of mother love / John B. Watson -- Section C: Children at war. Children in wartime : parents' questions / Child Study Association of America ; You are citizen soldiers / Angelo Patri ; Raise your boy to be a soldier / André Fontaine -- Section D: Popular culture and the family. "Such trivia as comic books" / Frederic Wertham ; The play's the thing / Dorothy Walter Baruch -- Section E: Freedom and responsibility. New parents for old / Sidonie Matsner Gruenberg ; Families and the world outside / Elizabeth F. Boettiger ; Time bombs in our homes / Mauree Applegate ; Democratic and autocratic child rearing / Rudolf Dreikurs -- Section F: The permissive family. The contemporary mother and father / Lillian Jane Martin and Clare deGruchy ; The new oedipal drama of the permissive family / Jules Henry ; The modern pediocracy / Martha Weinman Lear
Control code
000656621
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
ix, 532 p.
Isbn
9780814742327
Lccn
98024515
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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