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ERIC Number: EJ587419
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-0045-6713
Power, Food, and Eating in Maurice Sendak and Henrik Drescher: "Where the Wild Things Are,""In the Night Kitchen," and "The Boy Who Ate Around."
Keeling, Kara; Pollard, Scott
Children's Literature in Education, v30 n2 p127-43 Jun 1999
Compares three children's novels and considers a child's attitude of dealing with frustrations versus struggling for power. Suggests that food and its associated codes and rituals are powerful social tools that can be used to create, maintain, or modify realms of inclusion and exclusion. (SC)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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Language: English
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