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Product Description: From Isaac Watts, John Newbery, Dr Seuss and Lewis Carroll to contemporary multicultural literature, this is a comprehensive introduction to studying the infinitely varied worlds of literature for children and young adults. Exploring a diverse range of writing, The Bloomsbury Introduction to Children's and Young Adult Literature includes: - Chapters covering key genres from fiction, nonfiction, and poetry to picture books, graphic novels and fairy tales - A history of changing ideas of childhood and adolescence - Coverage of psychological, educational and literary theoretical approaches - Practical guidance on researching, reading and writing about children's and young adult literature - Explorations of children's and young adult film, TV and new media In addition, “Extending Your Study” sections at the end of each chapter provide advice on further reading, writing, discussion and online resources as well as case study responses from writers and teachers in the field...read more

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9781472575548 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, February 9, 2017, cover price $128.00 | About this edition: From Isaac Watts, John Newbery, Dr Seuss and Lewis Carroll to contemporary multicultural literature, this is a comprehensive introduction to studying the infinitely varied worlds of literature for children and young adults.

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9781472575531 | Reprint edition (Bloomsbury USA Academic, February 9, 2017), cover price $39.95 | About this edition: From Isaac Watts, John Newbery, Dr Seuss and Lewis Carroll to contemporary multicultural literature, this is a comprehensive introduction to studying the infinitely varied worlds of literature for children and young adults.

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Product Description: This landmark volume is the first to bring together leading scholarship on children’s and young adult literature from three intersecting disciplines: Education, English, and Library and Information Science. Distinguished by its multidisciplinary approach, it describes and analyzes the different aspects of literary reading, texts, and contexts to illuminate how the book is transformed within and across different academic figurations of reading and interpreting children’s literature...read more
By Karen Coats (editor), Patricia Enciso (editor), Christine A. Jenkins (editor) and Shelby A. Wolf (editor)

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9780415965064 | Routledge, October 26, 2010, cover price $136.95 | About this edition: This landmark volume is the first to bring together leading scholarship on children’s and young adult literature from three intersecting disciplines: Education, English, and Library and Information Science.

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Product Description: This landmark volume is the first to bring together leading scholarship on children’s and young adult literature from three intersecting disciplines: Education, English, and Library and Information Science. Distinguished by its multidisciplinary approach, it describes and analyzes the different aspects of literary reading, texts, and contexts to illuminate how the book is transformed within and across different academic figurations of reading and interpreting children’s literature...read more
By Karen Coats (editor), Patricia Encisco (editor), Christine A. Jenkins (editor) and Shelby A. Wolf (editor)

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9780415965057 | Routledge, October 26, 2010, cover price $330.00 | About this edition: This landmark volume is the first to bring together leading scholarship on children’s and young adult literature from three intersecting disciplines: Education, English, and Library and Information Science.

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Product Description: This study introduces and explores Lacan's complex theories of subjectivity and desire through close readings of cananical children's books such as Charlotte's Web, Stellaluna, Holes, Tangerine and The Chocolate War.

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9780877458821 | Univ of Iowa Pr, May 1, 2004, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: This groundbreaking study introduces and explores Lacan’s complex theories of subjectivity and desire through close readings of canonical children’s books such as Charlotte’s Web, Stellaluna, Holes, Tangerine, and The Chocolate War, providing an introduction to an increasingly influential body of difficult work while making the claim that children’s textual encounters are as significant as their existential ones in constituting their subjectivities and giving shape to their desires.

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9781587295867 | Univ of Iowa Pr, March 15, 2007, cover price $23.00 | About this edition: This study introduces and explores Lacan's complex theories of subjectivity and desire through close readings of cananical children's books such as Charlotte's Web, Stellaluna, Holes, Tangerine and The Chocolate War.

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