ERIC Number: EJ540639
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: 0
Today's Teens, Their Problems, and Their Literature: Revisiting G. Robert Carlsen's "Books and the Teenage Reader" Thirty Years Later.
Carroll, Pamela Sissi
English Journal, v86 n3 p25-34 Mar 1997
Revisits G. Robert Carlsen's call for the use of young adult literature in the classroom by looking specifically at the emotional and reading needs of older adolescents, those in the upper grades. Discusses problems associated with adolescence in the late twentieth century and lists recommended young adult books that touch on those issues. (TB)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Reference Materials - Bibliographies; Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special Issue: Young Adult Literature.