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Looking Glasses and Neverlands: Lacan, Desire, and Subjectivity in Children's Literatue

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4 out of 5
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Book Description
A "Choice" Outstanding Academic Title
This groundbreaking study introduces and explores Lacan's complex theories of subjectivity and desire through close readings of canonical children's books such asCharlotte's Web, Stellaluna, Holes, Tangerine, andThe Chocolate War,providing an introduction to an increasingly influential body of difficult work while making the claim that children's textual en... More
Book Information
PublisherUniversity of Iowa Press
BindingPaperback (3 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages202
ISBN-101587295865
ISBN-13978-1587295867
Publication Date03/15/2007
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About Karen Coats (Author) : Karen Coats is a published author and an editor. Published credits of Karen Coats include The Gothic in Children's Literature: Haunting the Borders (Children's Literature and Culture), Looking Glasses... more
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