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ERIC Number: EJ1127464
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2015-Oct
Pages: 4
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 11
ISBN: N/A
ISSN: EISSN-2203-4714
Literature Society and Culture in Education Childhood Literature History
Conforti, Emilia
Advances in Language and Literary Studies, v6 n5 p73-76 Oct 2015
This essay takes issue with earlier critical work arguing early British children's literature functions to construct middle class subjectivites. Using the John Newbery Medal as a case study, this essay examines the prizing of children's literature and its cultural discontents. The author uses a third-person limited omniscient point of view to demonstrate the necessity of perspective and sympathy for moral growth. Children's rights have become a significant field of study during the past decades.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: United Kingdom