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Title Aspects and issues in the history of children's literature / edited by Maria Nikolajeva ; published under the auspices of the International Research Society for Children's Literature
Published Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 1995


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Description xi, 207 pages ; 24 cm
Series Contributions to the study of world literature, 0738-9345 ; no. 60
Contributions to the study of world literature ; no. 60
Contents Introduction:Approaches to the History of Children's Literature--Literary Ways of Killing a Child:The 19th Century Practice/Judith Plotz--The Historical Model of the Development of Children's Literature/Zohar Shavit --Children's Literature as a Cultural Code:A Semiotic Approach to History/Maria Nikolajeva--Writers Writing a Short History of Children's Literature within Their Texts/Isabelle Nieres--Equal But Different? The Incorporation of Children's Books in National Histories of Literature/Sonja Svensson--Germany and the Germans As Depicted in British Children's Literature from 1870 to the Present/Emer O'Sullivan--Children's Literature in France and Italy in the Nineteenth Century:Influences and Exchanges/Mariella Colin--Scandinavian Writer/Illustrator:Bicultural Contribution to American Children's Literature/Karen Nelson Hoyle--International Influence on the Nineteenth Century Finnish Children's Literature/Riitta Kuivasmaki
Nationalism as an Aspect of the History of Norwegian Children's Literature, 1814-1905/Kari Skjonsberg--Views on Children's Literature in the Netherlands After 1880/Anne de Vries--Lame Old Bachelor, Lonely Old Maid: Harriet Childe-Pemberton's "All My Doing; or Red Riding Hood Over Again"/Roderick McGillis--The Role of Women Writers in Early Children's Literature: An Analysis of the Case of Mrs. Barbara Hofland/Dennis Butts--National Myths in Three Classical Picture Books /Reinbert Tabbert--Reconstructing the Homeland: Loss and Hope in the English Landscape/Tony Watkins--Literature for Young People and the Novel of Adolescence/Dagmar Grenz--The Origin and Function of Laughter in Children's Literature/Maria Lypp
Analysis Children's literature History
Notes Selection of papers originally presented at the 9th Congress of the International Research Society for Children's Literature which was held in Salamanca, Spain in 1989
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [191]-196) and index
Subject Children -- Books and reading -- Congresses.
Children's literature -- Congresses.
Children's literature -- History and criticism -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Festschriften.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Author Nikolajeva, Maria.
International Research Society for Children's Literature.
International Research Society for Children's Literature. Congress (9th : 1989 : Salamanca, Spain)
LC no. 94043041
ISBN 0313296146