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  1. Identity, Narrative and Politics

    By Maureen Whitebrook

    Identity, Narrative and Politics argues that political theory has barely begun to develop a notion of narrative identity; instead the book explores the sophisticated ideas which emerge from novels as alternative expressions of political understanding. This title uses a broad international selection...

    Published February 1st 2001 by Routledge

  2. Post-Colonial Transformation

    By Bill Ashcroft

    In his new book, Bill Ashcroft gives us a revolutionary view of the ways in which post-colonial societies have responded to colonial control.The most comprehensive analysis of major features of post-colonial studies ever compiled, Post-Colonial Transformation:* demonstrates how widespread the...

    Published January 11th 2001 by Routledge

  3. Canon Vs. Culture

    Reflections on the Current Debate

    Edited by Jan Groak

    Series: Wellesley Studies in Critical Theory, Literary History and Culture

    Canon Vs. Culture explores the consequences of one of the main educational shifts of the last quarter century-- the changes from academic inquiry conducted through a selected list of accepted authorities to an investigation of the cultural operations of an entire society....

    Published January 3rd 2001 by Routledge

  4. Reception Study

    From Literary Theory to Cultural Studies

    Edited by James L. Machor, Philip Goldstein

    Reception study is an important tool for understanding how readers encounter texts and absorb information. This up-to-date selection of the most important published work lays out the principles of reception study and its major theoreticians, and goes on to show how the method is being widely used...

    Published December 27th 2000 by Routledge

  5. Inventing the Child

    Culture, Ideology and the Story of the Child

    By Joseph L. Zornado

    Series: Children's Literature and Culture

    This book traces the historical roots of Western culture's stories of childhood in which the child is subjugated to the adult. Going back 400 years, it looks again at Hamlet, fairy tales of the Brothers Grimm, and Walt Disney cartoons. Inventing the Child is a highly entertaining, humorous, and at...

    Published December 20th 2000 by Garland Science

  6. Regendering the School Story

    Sassy Sissies and Tattling Tomboys

    By Beverly Lyon Clark

    Series: Children's Literature and Culture

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

    Published December 7th 2000 by Routledge

  7. Politics and Post-Colonial Theory

    African Inflections

    By Pal Ahluwalia

    This groundbreaking book makes sense of the complexities and dynamics of post-colonial politics, illustrating how post-colonial theory has marginalised a huge part of its constituency, namely Africa.Politics and Post-Colonial Theory traces how African identity has been constituted and reconstituted...

    Published November 23rd 2000 by Routledge

  8. White Supremacy in Children's Literature

    Characterizations of African Americans, 1830-1900

    By Donnarae MacCann

    Series: Children's Literature and Culture

    This penetrating study of the white supremacy myth in books for the young adds an important dimension to American intellectual history. The study pinpoints an intersecting adult and child culture: it demonstrates that many children's stories had political, literary, and social contexts that...

    Published November 17th 2000 by Routledge

  9. Latin American Literature and the Mass Media

    Edited by Debra Ann Castillo, Edmundo Paz-Soldan

    Series: Hispanic Issues

    This volume examines Latin American literature in the context of a complimentary audiovisual culture dominated by mass media such as photography, film, and the Internet. The articles gathered here, all of them published for the first time, critically assess Latin American media theories (Garcia...

    Published November 8th 2000 by Routledge

  10. Women Claim Islam

    Creating Islamic Feminism Through Literature

    By Miriam Cooke

    This provocative collection addresses the ways in which Arab women writers are using Islam to empower themselves, and theorizes the conditions that have made the appearance of these new voices possible....

    Published November 8th 2000 by Routledge