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ERIC Number: EJ367209
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
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Who Dies and Who Cries: Death and Bereavement in Children's Literature.
Moore, Timothy E.; Mae, Reet
Journal of Communication, v37 n4 p52-64 Fall 1987
Analyzes the portrayal of death and bereavement in children's literature, focusing on the central character in the book, the death, and the subsequent effect of the death on the central character. Reveals that characters exhibit stereotypical male/female behavior, with little portrayal of natural grief or changed life circumstances. (MM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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