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ERIC Number: EJ594637
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-0045-6713
Enquiring Mind, Rebellious Spirit: Alice and Pinocchio as Nonmodel Children.
Lucas, Ann Lawson
Children's Literature in Education, v30 n3 p157-69 Sep 1999
Discusses Pinocchio and Alice in Wonderland considering how both characters have acquired a mythic status as iconic images of individualism in childhood. Discusses how they can be termed pivotal since they embodied an abrupt detachment from a long-established tradition in writing for children and a dramatic departure in a radical new direction leading to the 20th century. (SC)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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Language: English
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