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Title The Oxford handbook of children's literature / edited by Julia L. Mickenberg and Lynne Vallone

Publ Info Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, [2011]
 CCE Main Collection  PR990 .O94 2011    AVAILABLE
 RIC  PR990 .O94 2011    AVAILABLE
 RWU Main Library  PR990 .O94 2011    AVAILABLE
 Salve CurrLib Reference  PR990 .O94 2011    LIB USE ONLY
 URI  PR990 .O94 2011    AVAILABLE
Descript xv, 584 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
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Series Oxford handbooks
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Pt.I Adults and children's literature : The fundamentals of children's literature criticism : Alice's adventures in Wonderland and Through the looking-glass / Peter Hunt -- Randall Jarrell's The bat-poet : poets, children, and readers in an age of prose / Richard Flynn -- Arnold Lobel's Frog and Toad together as a primer for critical literacy / Teya Rosenberg -- Blending genres and crossing audiences : Harry Potter and the future of literary fiction / Karin E. Westman -- Pt.II Pictures and poetics : Wanda's wonderland : Wanda Gág and her Millions of cats / Nathalie op de Beeck -- A cross-written Harlem Renaissance : Langston Hughes's The dream keeper / Katharine Capshaw Smith -- Dumbo, Disney, and difference : Walt Disney Productions and film as children's literature / Nicholas Sammond -- Redrawing the comic-strip child : Charles M. Schulz's Peanuts as cross-writing / Charles Hatfield -- The cat in the hippie : Dr. Seuss, nonsense, the carnivalesque, and the sixties rebel / Kevin Shortsleeve -- Wild things and wolf dreams : Maurice Sendak, picture-book psychologist / Kenneth Kidd -- Reimagining the monkey king in comics : Gene Luen Yang's American born Chinese / Lan Dong -- Pt.III Reading history/learning race and class : Froggy's little brother : nineteenth-century evangelical writing for children and the politics of poverty / Kimberley Reynolds -- History in fiction : contextualization as interpretation in Robert Louis Stevenson's Kidnapped / M.O. Grenby -- Tom Sawyer, audience, and American Indians / Beverly Lyon Clark -- Living with the Kings : class, taste, and family formation in Five little peppers and how they grew / Kelly Hager -- A daughter of the house : discourses of adoption in L.M. Montgomery's Anne of Green Gables / Mavis Reimer -- Where in America are you, God? : Judy Blume, Margaret Simon, and American national identity / June Cummins -- Let freedom ring : land, liberty, literacy, and lore in Mildred Taylor's Logan family novels / Michelle H. Martin -- "What are young people to think?" : the subject of immigration and the immigrant subject in Francisco Jiménez's The circuit / Phillip Serrato -- Pt.IV Innocence and agency : "My book and heart shall never part" : reading, printing, and circulation in the New England Primer / Courtney Weikle-Mills -- Castaways : the Swiss Family Robinson, child bookmakers, and the possibilities of literary flotsam / Karen Sánchez-Eppler -- Tom Brown and the schoolboy crush : boyhood desire, hero worship, and the boys' school story / Eric L. Tribunella -- Peter Pan as children's theater : the issue of audience / Marah Gubar -- Jade and the tomboy tradition / Claudia Nelson -- Happily ever after : Free to and me, second-wave feminism, and 1970s American children's culture / Leslie Paris -- Paradise refigured : innocence and experience in His dark materials / Naomi Wood
LC subject Children's literature, English -- History and criticism
Children's literature, American -- History and criticism
Add Author Mickenberg, Julia L
Vallone, Lynne
ISBN 9780195379785 (cloth : alk. paper)