ERIC Number: EJ439856
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1992
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Is There a Typical YA Fantasy? A Content Analysis.
Dowd, Francis A.; Taylor, Lisa C.
Journal of Youth Services in Libraries, v5 n2 p175-83 Win 1992
Discusses the results of a content analysis of fantasy books for children and young adults that was conducted to determine the similarities, if any, that exist among recent fantasy books. Characteristics examined include type of main character, type of conflict, setting, presence of magic or the supernatural, and point of view. (11 references) (LRW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research; Tests/Questionnaires
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