ERIC Number: EJ594242
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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Applying Critical Theories to Children's Literature.
Harris, Violet J.
Theory into Practice, v38 n3 p147-54 Sum 1999
Discusses the evaluation of children's literature and children's responses to literature, examining ideas posed by various writers and scholars, offering an example of a critical reading of one text, and noting several themes that are apparent in the text (e.g., gaining access to cultural institutions, refuting stereotypic images, and creating public space for culturally centered images). (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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