From John Stephens
Emeritus Professor in English
Editor, International Research in Children's Literature
Edinburgh University Press Table of Contents Alert
International Research in Children's Literature
Volume: 3, Number: 2 (Dec 2010)
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The table of contents for this issue is listed below. Click on the links below to view the abstract for each article, or click on the link above to read the table of contents online.
Illuminating Ethical Responsibility to Others through Children's Literature
Creating a ‘Masala’ Self: Bicultural Identity in Desi Young Adult Novels
A Sense of (Be)longing in Shaun Tan's The Lost Thing
The Pursuit of Wholeness in Maurice Gee's O Trilogy
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hollowness: A Narratological and Ideological Critique of J.K. Rowling's Magical System
Constructions of Death in Young Adult Fantastic Literature
Obsidian Knives and High Tech: Latin America in Contemporary Adventures Stories for Young Adults
Impartiality and Attachment: Ethics and Ecopoeisis in Children's Narrative Texts
Shaking Up Egyptian Children's Literature: The Stories of Muhammad Afifi Matar
Children's Fiction about 9/11: Ethnic, Heroic and National Identities. Jo Lampert. New York: Routledge, 2010. 204 pages USD 93.18 (hardcover).
Fairy Tales Reimagined: Essays on New Retellings. Edited by Susan Redington Bobby. Jefferson: McFarland, 2009. 260 pages. USD 35 (paperback).
Representations of Technology in Science Fiction for Young People. Noga Applebaum. New York: Routledge, 2010. 198 pages. USD 97.41 (hardcover).
Fundamental Concepts of Children's Literature Research: Literary and Sociological Approaches. Hans-Heino Ewers. London and New York: Routledge, 2009. 187 pages. USD 76 (hardback).
Critical Multicultural Analysis of Children's Literature: Mirrors, Windows, and Doors. Maria Jose Botelho and Masha Kabakow Rudman. New York: Routledge, 2009. 376 pages. USD 49.95 (paperback).