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Relentless progress : the reconfiguration of children's literature, fairy tales, and storytelling / Jack Zipes.

By: Zipes, Jack, 1937-Publication details: New York : Routledge, 2009Description: xv, 189 p. : ill. ; 24 cmISBN: 9780415990646; 9780415990639 (hardback : alk. paper); 0415990637 (hardback : alk. paper); 9780415990646 (pbk. : alk. paper); 0415990645 (pbk. : alk. paper); 9780203927564 (e-book); 0203927567 (e-book)Subject(s): Children's literature -- History and criticism | Children's literature -- Social aspects | Children -- Books and readingDDC classification: 809/.89282 LOC classification: PN1009.A1 | Z56 2009Other classification: 17.91
Contents:
The reconfiguration of children and children's literature in the culture industry -- Misreading children and the fate of the book -- Why fantasy matters too much -- The multicultural contradictions of international children's literature: three complaints and three wishes -- What makes a repulsive frog so appealing: applying memetics to folk and fairy tales -- And nobody lived happily ever after: the feminist fairy tale after forty years of fighting for survival -- Storytelling as spectacle in the globalized world.
List(s) this item appears in: ENG 210 - Folk and Fairy Tale Resources
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [167]-182) and index.

The reconfiguration of children and children's literature in the culture industry -- Misreading children and the fate of the book -- Why fantasy matters too much -- The multicultural contradictions of international children's literature: three complaints and three wishes -- What makes a repulsive frog so appealing: applying memetics to folk and fairy tales -- And nobody lived happily ever after: the feminist fairy tale after forty years of fighting for survival -- Storytelling as spectacle in the globalized world.

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