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  1. The Case of Peter Rabbit

    Changing Conditions of Literature for Children

    By Margaret Mackey

    Series: Children's Literature and Culture

    First published in 1998. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published March 31st 1999 by Routledge

  2. Children's Reading Choices

    By Martin Coles, Christine Hall

    Children's Reading Choices discusses the reading habits of children aged between 10 and 14. The book reports the findings of the Children's Reading Choices project - conducted by the authors from the University of Nottingham and the largest national survey of children's reading choices since the...

    Published March 3rd 1999 by Routledge

  3. Understanding Children's Literature

    Edited by Peter Hunt

    This book offers a systematic introduction to some of the essential concepts necessary for the study of childrens literature. Incorporating thirteen essays from the highly-acclaimed International Companion Encyclopedia of Children's Literature , the chapters guide the reader through the most...

    Published December 2nd 1998 by Routledge

  4. When Dreams Came True

    Classical Fairy Tales and Their Tradition

    By Jack Zipes

    First Published in 1999. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published October 18th 1998 by Routledge

  5. Deconstructing the Hero

    Literary Theory and Children's Literature

    By Margery Hourihan

    This book sets out to explore the structure and meanings within the most popular of all literary genres - the adventure story. Deconstructing the Hero offers analytical readings of some of the most widely read adventure stories such as Treasure Island , the James Bond stories and Star Wars. The...

    Published September 24th 1997 by Routledge

  6. Happily Ever After

    Fairy Tales, Children, and the Culture Industry

    By Jack Zipes

    First Published in 1997. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published April 16th 1997 by Routledge

  7. Language and Control in Children's Literature

    By Murray Knowles, Kirsten Malmkjaer

    This study examines the work of children's writers from the 19th and 20th centuries in order to expose the persuasive power of language. Looking at the work of 19th century English writers of juvenile fiction, Knowles and Malmkjaer expose the colonial and class assumptions on which the books were...

    Published December 13th 1995 by Routledge

  8. Law and Literature

    Text and Theory

    Edited by Lenora Ledwon

    First published in 1996. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published October 31st 1995 by Routledge

  9. Hungarian Folktales

    The Art of Zsuzsanna Palk-

    Edited by Linda Degh

    Series: Garland Reference Library of the Humanities

    First published in 1996. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published September 30th 1995 by Routledge

  10. Creative Storytelling

    Building Community/Changing Lives

    By Jack Zipes

    Jack Zipes has reinvigorated storytelling as a successful and engaging tool for teachers and professional storytellers. Encouraging storytellers, librarians, and schoolteachers to be active in this magical process, Zipes proposes an interactive storytelling that creates and strengthens a sense of...

    Published September 18th 1995 by Routledge