Spiritual and Ethical Dimensions of Children's Literature (Mellen Studies in Children's Literature v. 2 Illustrated edition)

Spiritual and Ethical Dimensions of Children's Literature (Mellen Studies in Children's Literature v. 2 Illustrated edition)

By: Joseph O'Beirne Milner (author)Hardback

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Contents

Introduction 1 I. Science Fiction: Meliorists and Spenglerians 9 II. Historical Fiction: Heroic and Iconoclastic 25 III. Survival Fiction: Sustaining and Subversive 41 IV. Ethnic Fiction: Moral Consciousness and Ethnic Awareness 55 V. Fantasy: Humanist and Religious 71 VI. Mystery: Resolved and Confounding 85 VII. Contemporary Realism: Therapeutic and Emblematic 103 VIII. Animal Stories: Platonic and Darwinian 117 IX. Bringing Things Together 131 X. So What: Seven Pedagogical Claims 141 Bibliography 149 Index 159

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  • ISBN13: 9780773473546
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 180
  • ID: 9780773473546
  • ISBN10: 0773473548
  • edition: Illustrated edition

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