Stock Image

New World Orders in Contemporary Children's Literature: Utopian Transformations (Critical Approaches to Children's Literature)

Clare Bradford

9 ratings by Goodreads
ISBN 10: 0230020054 / ISBN 13: 9780230020054
Published by Palgrave Macmillan, 2008
Used Condition: Good Hardcover
From Books Express (Portsmouth, NH, U.S.A.)

AbeBooks Seller Since August 14, 2015 Seller Rating 5-star rating

Quantity Available: 1

Buy Used
Price: US$ 124.12 Convert Currency
Shipping: Free Within U.S.A. Destination, rates & speeds
Add to basket

30 Day Return Policy

About this Item

Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!. Bookseller Inventory # 0230020054

Ask Seller a Question

Bibliographic Details

Title: New World Orders in Contemporary Children's ...

Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan

Publication Date: 2008

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Good

Edition: First - may be Reissue.

About this title

Synopsis:

New World Orders demonstrates how contemporary children's texts draw on utopian and dystopian tropes in their projections of possible futures. In examining a diverse range of international children's literature and film produced between 1988 and 2006, the authors explore the ways in which children's texts respond to social change and global politics, giving shape to children's perceived anxieties and desires. The book argues that children's texts are crucially implicated in shaping the values of their readers.

About the Author:

CLARE BRADFORD is Professor of Literary Studies at Deakin University, Australia

ROBYN MCCALLUM is a Lecturer in the Department of English, Macquarie University, Australia

KERRY MALLAN is a Professor in the School of Cultural & Language Studies in Education, Queensland University of Technology, Australia

JOHN STEPHENS is a Professor in the Department of English, Macquarie University, Australia

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Store Description

Visit Seller's Storefront

Terms of Sale:

Buy with confidence. Excellent customer service. 30 day return policy.

Books Express LLC
1465 Woodbury Ave
#400
Portsmouth NH 03801


Shipping Terms:

Standard and expedited shipping options include shipping and handling costs. Default shipping is by USPS Media Mail and frequently USPS Priority Mail or UPS Ground is used. Books should arrive within 10-14 business days for expedited shipping, and 20-30 business days for standard shipping. Standard shipping can on occasion take up to 30 days for delivery.

List this Seller's Books

Payment Methods
accepted by seller

Visa Mastercard American Express

Check Money Order PayPal Invoice Bank Draft Bank/Wire Transfer Direct Debit (Personally Authorized Payment)