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  1. The Routledge Companion to International Children’s Literature

    Edited by John Stephens

    Series: Routledge Literature Companions

    Demonstrating the aesthetic, cultural, political, and intellectual diversity of children’s literature across the globe, The Routledge Companion to International Children’s Literature is the first volume of its kind to focus on the undervisited regions of the world. With particular focus on Asia,...

    To Be Published September 30th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Retelling Stories, Framing Culture

    Traditional Story and Metanarratives in Children's Literature

    By John Stephens, Robyn McCallum

    Series: Children's Literature and Culture

    What happens to traditional stories when they are retold in another time and cultural context and for a different audience? This first-of-its-kind study discusses Bible stories, classical myths, heroic legends, Arthurian romances, Robin Hood lore, folk tales, 'oriental' tales, and other stories...

    Published April 2nd 2013 by Routledge

  3. Subjectivity in Asian Children’s Literature and Film

    Global Theories and Implications

    Edited by John Stephens

    Series: Children's Literature and Culture

    This volume establishes a dialogue between East and West in children’s literature scholarship. In all cultures, children’s literature shows a concern to depict identity and individual development, so that character and theme pivot on questions of agency and the circumstances that frame an...

    Published September 16th 2012 by Routledge

  4. Contemporary Environmental Politics

    From Margins to Mainstream

    Edited by Piers Stephens, John Barry, Andrew Dobson

    Series: Environmental Politics

    This new collection from the leading journal, Environmental Politics, presents an excellent overview of the key themes found in contemporary green political thought since the early 1990s. Bringing together the journal's major work, this new book charts a fascinating period in which...

    Published February 26th 2009 by Routledge

  5. Ways of Being Male

    Representing Masculinities in Children's Literature

    Edited by John Stephens

    Series: Children's Literature and Culture

    Given the substantial impact of feminism on children’s literature and culture during the last quarter century, it comes as no surprise that gender studies have focused predominantly on issues of female representation. The question of how the same patriarchal ideology structured representations of...

    Published October 16th 2008 by Routledge

  6. Family Health Psychology

    Edited by T. John Akamatsu, Janis H. Crowther, Stevan E. Hobfoll, Ann P. Stephens

    Series: Applied Psychology: Social Issues and Questions

    First published in 1992. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published July 31st 1992 by Taylor & Francis

  7. The Italian Renaissance

    The Origins of Intellectual and Artistic Change Before the Reformation

    By John Stephens

    In this fascinating study, John Stephens inteprets the significance of the immense cultural change which took place in Italy from the time of Petrarch to the Reformation, and considers its wider contribution to Europe beyond the Alps. His important analysis (which is designed for students and...

    Published October 14th 1990 by Routledge

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