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The Resource Enchanted hunters : the power of stories in childhood, Maria Tatar

Enchanted hunters : the power of stories in childhood, Maria Tatar

Label
Enchanted hunters : the power of stories in childhood
Title
Enchanted hunters
Title remainder
the power of stories in childhood
Statement of responsibility
Maria Tatar
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Tatar challenges the assumptions we make about childhood reading. By exploring how beauty and horror operate in children's literature, she examines how and what children read, showing how literature transports and transforms children with its intoxicating, captivating and occasionally terrifying energy
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1945-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tatar, Maria
Dewey number
809/.89282
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN1009.A1
LC item number
T37 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Children's stories
  • Children's stories
  • Children's stories
  • Children
  • Literature and morals
  • Children
  • Children's stories
  • Children's stories
  • Children's stories
  • Literature and morals
  • littérature pour la jeunesse
  • lecture
  • Rezeption
  • Erzählen
  • Kinderliteratur
Label
Enchanted hunters : the power of stories in childhood, Maria Tatar
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [241]-284) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Comfort zones or conflict zones -- Reading them to sleep : storytelling and the invention of bedtime reading -- Beauty, horror, and ignition power : can books change us? -- "Now I lay me down to sleep" : brushes with death -- The magic art of the great humbug : how to do things with words -- Theaters for the imagination : what words can do to you
Control code
ocn227016228
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 296 p.
Isbn
9780393066012
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2008053415
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o227016228
  • (OCoLC)227016228
Label
Enchanted hunters : the power of stories in childhood, Maria Tatar
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [241]-284) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Comfort zones or conflict zones -- Reading them to sleep : storytelling and the invention of bedtime reading -- Beauty, horror, and ignition power : can books change us? -- "Now I lay me down to sleep" : brushes with death -- The magic art of the great humbug : how to do things with words -- Theaters for the imagination : what words can do to you
Control code
ocn227016228
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 296 p.
Isbn
9780393066012
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2008053415
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o227016228
  • (OCoLC)227016228

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