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ERIC Number: EJ521382
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
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Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0882-2840
A Transactional Reading of Cynthia Voigt's "Jackaroo": The Prophetic Art of Friendly Instruction.
Garrison, Jim
ALAN Review, v23 n2 p12-21 Win 1996
Offers one reading of Cynthia Voigt's "Jackaroo," a novel set somewhere in the Middle Ages about a young woman named Gwyn who struggles with the limitations her culture imposes on her as a woman. Discusses John Dewey's belief that the reading process involves readers in new experiences that force them to revise their basic understanding of the world. (TB)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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