What Do We Tell the Children?

What Do We Tell the Children?

Critical Essays on Children's Literature

eBook - 2012
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This peer-reviewed collection of critical essays on children's literature addresses contemporary debates regarding what constitutes "suitable" texts for young audiences. The volume examines what adult writers "tell" their child readers with particular focus on the following areas: the representation of sexuality, gender and the body; the treatment of death and trauma; concepts of race, prejudice and national identity; and the use of children's literature as a tool for socializing, acculturati ...
Publisher: Newcastle upon Tyne : Cambridge Scholars Pub., 2012
ISBN: 9781299659155
1299659152
9781443838696
1443838691
Characteristics: 1 online resource (vi, 224 pages)
Additional Contributors: Kennon, Patricia
NĂ­ Bhroin, Ciara

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