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Contents 1 Introduction: The Expanding World of Children's Literature Studies Peter Hunt 2 Theorising and Theories: How Does Children's Literature Exist? David Rudd 3 Critical Tradition and Ideological Positioning Charles Sarland 4 Space, History and Culture: the Setting of Children's Literature Tony Watkins 5 Analysing Texts: Linguistics and Stylistics John Stephens 6 Readers, Texts, Contexts: Reader-Response Criticism Michael Benton 7 Reading the Unconscious: Psychoanalytical Criticism Hamida Bosmajian 8 Feminism Revisited Lissa Paul 9 Decoding the Images: how Picture Books Work Perry Nodelman 10 Bibliography: the Resources of Children's Literature Matthew Grenby 11 Understanding Reading and Literacy Sally Yates 12 Intertextuality and the Child Reader Christine Wilkie-Stibbs 13 Healing Texts: Bibliotherapy and Psychology Hugh Crago 14 Theory into Practice: the Views of the Authors Peter Hunt General Bibliography Glossary Index
Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:
Children's literature -- History and criticism.
Children -- Books and reading.