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ERIC Number: EJ577019
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
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ISSN: ISSN-0882-2840
Roald Dahl and Sociology 101.
Royer, Sharon E.
ALAN Review, v26 n1 p21-24 Fall 1998
Discusses author Roald Dahl's view of society as revealed through his books for children and adolescents. Describes Dahl's three major works for intermediate readers ("The BFG,""The Witches," and "Matilda"). Discusses Dahl's view of the world and its place in his books. Notes Dahl's positive impact on adolescent readers; and discusses critics' objections to Dahl's books. (SR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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