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Author Walsh, Sue.

Title Kipling's children's literature : language, identity, and constructions of childhood / Sue Walsh
Published London : Routledge, 2016
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Description 1 online resource (174 pages)
Series Ashgate studies in childhood, 1700 to the present
Ashgate studies in childhood, 1700 to the present.
Contents Introduction. On children's books and 'mature' stories -- 1. The child as colonized or the colonized as child? -- 2. Translating 'animal', or reading the 'other' in Kipling's 'Mowgli' stories -- 3. A child speaking to children? Biographical readings -- 4. The oral and the written in the 'Taffy' stories -- 5. Becoming 'civilized' : the child and the primitive -- 6. 'And it was so, just so, a long time ago' : Kipling and history
Notes Originally published 2010 by Ashgate Publishing
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 157-166) and index
Subject Kipling, Rudyard, 1865-1936 -- Criticism and interpretation
Kipling, Rudyard, 1865-1936 -- Language
Kipling, Rudyard, 1865-1936.
Children in literature.
Children's stories, English -- History and criticism.
Children in literature.
Children's stories, English.
Language and languages.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 131559112X