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ERIC Number: EJ819883
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2005-Apr
Pages: 19
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 71
ISSN: ISSN-1364-436X
Intersections of Spirituality, Religion and Gender in Children's Literature
Trousdale, Ann M.
International Journal of Children's Spirituality, v10 n1 p61-79 Apr 2005
This paper explores the intersections of spirituality, religion and gender in contemporary children's books published in the United States. Background for the discussion includes a history of religion in children's literature and the history of women's roles in the Christian tradition. Representative works of realistic fiction--historical and contemporary--and one work of science fiction are discussed. (Contains 1 note.)
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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