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A Necessary Fantasy?

The Heroic Figure in Children's Popular Culture

Edited by Dudley Jones, Tony Watkins

Routledge – 2000 – 424 pages

Series: Children's Literature and Culture

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    978-0-8153-1844-6
    July 6th 2000
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Description

This book addresses a variety of issues through the examination of heroic figures in children's popular literature, comics, film, and television.

Reviews

"This volume joins the excellent series edited by Jack Zipes, which offers sophisticated critical studies that challenge the canon and canonized readings of literature for children." -- Choice

Name: A Necessary Fantasy?: The Heroic Figure in Children's Popular Culture (Hardback)Routledge 
Description: Edited by Dudley Jones, Tony Watkins. This book addresses a variety of issues through the examination of heroic figures in children's popular literature, comics, film, and television.
Categories: Literature, Children's Literature, Literature & Culture