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The Resource Critical Insights : The Harry Potter Series, editors, M. Katherine Grimes, Lana A. Whited

Critical Insights : The Harry Potter Series, editors, M. Katherine Grimes, Lana A. Whited

Label
Critical Insights : The Harry Potter Series
Title
Critical Insights
Title remainder
The Harry Potter Series
Statement of responsibility
editors, M. Katherine Grimes, Lana A. Whited
Title variation
The harry potter series
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Salem Press is proud to present another addition to its Critical Insights Series. This volume provides fourteen insightful essays that dig deep at the heart of the Harry Potter series, author J.K. Rowling's fantastical magnum opus. -- Amazon
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
WTV
Dewey number
823/.914
Index
index present
LC call number
PR6068.O93
LC item number
Z94 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1958-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Grimes, M. Katherine
  • Whited, Lana A.
Series statement
Critical insights
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Rowling, J. K
  • Rowling, J. K.
  • Children's stories, English
  • Children's stories, English
  • Fantasy fiction, English
  • Fantasy fiction, English
Label
Critical Insights : The Harry Potter Series, editors, M. Katherine Grimes, Lana A. Whited
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Edition statement supplied by publisher
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
About This Volume / M. Katherine Grimes, Lana A. Whited -- On J. K. Rowling's Harry Potter Series / M. Katherine Grimes -- The Sustaining Power of Imagination: Biography of J. K. Rowling / Laurie Adams -- "Contemporary" Does Not Mean "Modern": The Harry Potter Series as a Sampler of Western Literary Traditions / M. Katherine Grimes -- A Survey of the Critical Reception of the Harry Potter Series / Lana A. Whited -- The Once and Future Wizard: Arthurian (and Anti-Arthurian) Themes in the Harry Potter Series / Danny Adams -- Moral Ambiguity in Authority Figures in The Hunger Games, Divergent, and the Harry Potter Series / Crystal Wilkins -- Mums Are Good: Harry Potter and the Traditional Depictions of Women / Jeanne Hoeker LaHaie -- Rock Cakes and Reciprocity: Food and the Male Performance of Nurturing in Harry Potter / Danielle Bienvenue Bray -- Mentoring in the Wizarding World: Dumbledore and His Literary Ancestors / Christina Vourcos -- The Dark Lord and the Prince: Machiavellian Elements in Harry Potter / Todd J. Ide -- Morals vs. Christianity: How Harry Potter Goes Beyond Goodness to Godliness / Jenn Coletta -- J. K. Rowling: Author(ing) Celebrity / Saradindu Bhattacharya -- Growing Up with Harry Potter: What Motivated Youth to Read the Harry Potter Series? / Colette Drouillard -- "Splinched": The Problem of Disability in the Harry Potter Series / Leigh A. Neithardt -- Harry Potter and the Chronotope: Suggestive Possibilities for Theoretical Engagement / Margaret Zeegers -- From Sorcerer's Stone to Deathly Hallows: The Failed Quest for Immortality in the Harry Potter Series / Lana A. Whited -- Chronology of J. K. Rowling's Life / Laurie Adams
Control code
ocn945993526
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
ix, 356 pages
Isbn
9781619255197
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a225624
  • (OCoLC)945993526
Label
Critical Insights : The Harry Potter Series, editors, M. Katherine Grimes, Lana A. Whited
Publication
Copyright
Note
Edition statement supplied by publisher
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
About This Volume / M. Katherine Grimes, Lana A. Whited -- On J. K. Rowling's Harry Potter Series / M. Katherine Grimes -- The Sustaining Power of Imagination: Biography of J. K. Rowling / Laurie Adams -- "Contemporary" Does Not Mean "Modern": The Harry Potter Series as a Sampler of Western Literary Traditions / M. Katherine Grimes -- A Survey of the Critical Reception of the Harry Potter Series / Lana A. Whited -- The Once and Future Wizard: Arthurian (and Anti-Arthurian) Themes in the Harry Potter Series / Danny Adams -- Moral Ambiguity in Authority Figures in The Hunger Games, Divergent, and the Harry Potter Series / Crystal Wilkins -- Mums Are Good: Harry Potter and the Traditional Depictions of Women / Jeanne Hoeker LaHaie -- Rock Cakes and Reciprocity: Food and the Male Performance of Nurturing in Harry Potter / Danielle Bienvenue Bray -- Mentoring in the Wizarding World: Dumbledore and His Literary Ancestors / Christina Vourcos -- The Dark Lord and the Prince: Machiavellian Elements in Harry Potter / Todd J. Ide -- Morals vs. Christianity: How Harry Potter Goes Beyond Goodness to Godliness / Jenn Coletta -- J. K. Rowling: Author(ing) Celebrity / Saradindu Bhattacharya -- Growing Up with Harry Potter: What Motivated Youth to Read the Harry Potter Series? / Colette Drouillard -- "Splinched": The Problem of Disability in the Harry Potter Series / Leigh A. Neithardt -- Harry Potter and the Chronotope: Suggestive Possibilities for Theoretical Engagement / Margaret Zeegers -- From Sorcerer's Stone to Deathly Hallows: The Failed Quest for Immortality in the Harry Potter Series / Lana A. Whited -- Chronology of J. K. Rowling's Life / Laurie Adams
Control code
ocn945993526
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
ix, 356 pages
Isbn
9781619255197
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a225624
  • (OCoLC)945993526

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