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Children's Literature as Communication

£29.99

Product description

Very good condition with some minor signs of wear.
Inscription to first page - possibly by the author

In this book, members of the ChiLPA Project explore the children's literature of several different cultures, ranging from ancient India, nineteenth century Russia, and the Soviet Union, to twentieth century Britain, America, Australia, Sweden, and Finland. The research covers not only the form and content of books for children, but also their potential social functions, especially within education. These two perspectives are brought together within a theory of children's literature as one among other forms of communication, an approach that sees the role of literary scholars, critics and teachers as one of mediation.

Item details

Author(s):
Sell, Roger
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
2002
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
9027226423
ISBN-13:
9789027226426
Number of pages:
352
Publisher:
John Benjamins Publishing Co

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About this item

Very good condition with some minor signs of wear.
Inscription to first page - possibly by the author

In this book, members of the ChiLPA Project explore the children's literature of several different cultures, ranging from ancient India, nineteenth century Russia, and the Soviet Union, to twentieth century Britain, America, Australia, Sweden, and Finland. The research covers not only the form and content of books for children, but also their potential social functions, especially within education. These two perspectives are brought together within a theory of children's literature as one among other forms of communication, an approach that sees the role of literary scholars, critics and teachers as one of mediation.

Author(s):
Sell, Roger
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
2002
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
9027226423
ISBN-13:
9789027226426
Number of pages:
352
Publisher:
John Benjamins Publishing Co

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