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Author Botelho, Maria José, 1961-

Title Critical multicultural analysis of children's literature : mirrors, windows, and doors / Maria José Botelho and Masha Kabakow Rudman.

Publication Info. New York ; London : Routledge, 2009.


Location Call No. Status
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  809.89282 B748C    Check Shelf
Description xxi, 352 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Series Language, culture, and teaching.
Language, culture, and teaching.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The metaphors we read by: theoretical foundations -- The historical construction of children's literature -- Reading literacy narratives -- Deconstructing multiculturalism in children's literature -- Theorizing critical multicultural analysis of children's literature -- Doors to the Diaspora: the social construction of race -- Leaving poverty behind: the social construction of class -- Genres as social constructions: the intertextuality of children's literature -- Cinderella: the social construction of gender -- Shock of hair: the endurance of hair as a cultural theme in children's literature -- Teaching critical multicultural analysis -- Further dialogue with Mingshui Cai, Patrick Shannon, and Junko Yokota.
Subject Children's literature -- History and criticism.
Young adult literature -- History and criticism.
Multiculturalism in literature.
Added Author Rudman, Masha Kabakow.
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