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The Widening World of Children's Literature

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Book Description
This book looks at the changing shape of children's literature in English from the 18th to the 20th century. Susan Ang examines the dialectic between "enclosure" and "exposure," control and freedom of both fictional child and child reader, and how the balance of these forces has altered over time. The author also looks at the representation of the child in the English novel from the 1830s to the 1... More
Book Information
PublisherPalgrave MacMillan Ltd
BindingHardcover (3 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages214
Publication Date02/12/2000
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About Susan Ang (Author) : Susan Ang is a published author of children's books. Published credits of Susan Ang include The Master of the Rings: Inside the World of J.R.R. Tolkien, The Widening World of Children's Literature.
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