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Criticism Theory and Children's Literature

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3 out of 5
Based on 17 Ratings and 3 Reviews

Book Description
Children's literature is an expanding field of study, involving criticism, education, and psychology. This book argues that children's literature has an important role in the development of critical theory, especially in the areas of reader response and the effect of the imagined readership on the writing of the text itself. The book does not tackle the subject in the context of schools and moveme... More
Book Information
PublisherBlackwell Publishers
BindingPaperback (2 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages276
ISBN-100631162313
ISBN-13978-0631162315
Publication Date02/1991
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About Peter Hunt (Author) : Peter Hunt is a published author and an editor of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of Peter Hunt include Understanding Children's Literature, Literature for Childr... more
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