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ERIC Number: EJ270047
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1982-Sep
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Positive Portraits of the Elderly in Realistic Fiction for Young Adults.
Baggett, Carolyn
Catholic Library World, v54 n2 p60-63 Sep 1982
Arguing that the stereotypes of aging and the aged in books and other media are generally negative, this article provides an overview of media study findings and comments extensively on the image of the elderly in several contemporary realistic young adult novels. Eleven references and additional novel titles are provided. (EJS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses; Reference Materials - Bibliographies
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Language: English
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