Children's Literature and Social Change: Some Case Studies

Children's Literature and Social Change: Some Case Studies


Children's Literature and Social Change: Some Case Studies from Barbara Hofland to Philip Pullman [Download] ➵ Children's Literature and Social Change: Some Case Studies from Barbara Hofland to Philip Pullman By Dennis Butts – Centrumpowypadkowe.co.uk While there are many books about children s literature, few discuss it within its social context or investigate the ways writers reflect or react to change in society Dennis Butts explores how shiftin While there are many books about children s and Social PDF/EPUB è literature, few discuss it within its social context or investigate the ways writers reflect or react to change in society Dennis Butts explores how shifting attitudes and historical upheavals from the s onwards affected and continue to affect books written for younger audiences Spanning from the industrial revolution to the sexual revolution, this title tells about the impact Children's Literature Kindle - these external events have had on writers as diverse as moral storyteller Barbara Hofland and the controversial Melvin Burgess GA Henty, Robert Louis Stevenson and even Philip Pullman are included in the discussion, as Butts identifies commonalities between books of the past and present, arguing that trends shown in most of the early children s literature are being displayed again now, albeit in a subtle manner This Literature and Social PDF ✓ book will appeal to undergraduate students attending complementary courses in children s literature during their degree in English Literature or Cultural Studies It will also be of use to postgraduate research students working in the field of Children s Literature.


10 thoughts on “Children's Literature and Social Change: Some Case Studies from Barbara Hofland to Philip Pullman

  1. Jason Wilson Jason Wilson says:

    Slim but every interesting Writing for children as it reflects a changing society.


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