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The Resource A necessary fantasy? : the heroic figure in children's popular culture, edited by Dudley Jones and Tony Watkins

A necessary fantasy? : the heroic figure in children's popular culture, edited by Dudley Jones and Tony Watkins

Label
A necessary fantasy? : the heroic figure in children's popular culture
Title
A necessary fantasy?
Title remainder
the heroic figure in children's popular culture
Statement of responsibility
edited by Dudley Jones and Tony Watkins
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
302.23/083
Index
index present
LC call number
P94.5.C55
LC item number
N43 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Jones, Dudley
  • Watkins, Tony
Series statement
  • Garland reference library of the humanities
  • Children's literature and culture
Series volume
  • v. 1873.
  • v. 18
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Children's mass media
  • Heroes in mass media
  • Popular culture
Label
A necessary fantasy? : the heroic figure in children's popular culture, edited by Dudley Jones and Tony Watkins
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
  • Girls' own stories : good citizenship and girls in British postwar popular culture
  • Deborah Philips
  • More than crime on her mind : Nancy Drew as woman hero
  • Linda K. Christian-Smith
  • Reconstructing Robin Hood : ideology, popular film, and television
  • Dudley Jones
  • Biggles, hero of the air
  • Dennis Butts
  • Piloting the nation : Dan Dare and the 1950s
  • Tony Watkins
  • Introduction
  • Golden boys and golden memories : fiction, ideology, and reality in Roy of the Rovers and the death of the hero
  • Alan Tomlinson
  • and
  • Christopher Young
  • Heroines of empire : British imperialism and the reproduction of femininity in girls' fiction, 1900-1930
  • J.S. Bratton
  • "Get ready for action!" Reading action man toys
  • Jonathan Bignell
  • Spider-Man : an enduring legend
  • C.M. Stephens
  • Dudley Jones
  • Children and popular culture : the case of turtle power
  • David Lusted
  • Peter Pan : flawed or fledgling "hero"?
  • Chris Routh
  • Dahl, the marvellous boy
  • Catriona Nicholson
  • Visionary children and child-like heroes : Steven Spielberg's "primal sympathy"
  • Douglas Brode
  • Unbronzing the Aussie : heroes and SNAGs in fiction and television for Australian adolescents
  • Robyn McCallum
  • and
  • and
  • John Stephens
  • Producing the national imaginary : Doctor Who, text and genre
  • John Tulloch
  • Tony Watkins
  • Strange pilgrimages : Cinderella was a trickster -- and other unorthodoxies of American and African-American heroic folk figures
  • Nina Mikkelsen
  • Rides of passage : female heroes in pony stories
  • Alison Haymonds
Control code
43694263
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
ix, 410 pages
Isbn
9780815318446
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
00026505
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Label
A necessary fantasy? : the heroic figure in children's popular culture, edited by Dudley Jones and Tony Watkins
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
  • Girls' own stories : good citizenship and girls in British postwar popular culture
  • Deborah Philips
  • More than crime on her mind : Nancy Drew as woman hero
  • Linda K. Christian-Smith
  • Reconstructing Robin Hood : ideology, popular film, and television
  • Dudley Jones
  • Biggles, hero of the air
  • Dennis Butts
  • Piloting the nation : Dan Dare and the 1950s
  • Tony Watkins
  • Introduction
  • Golden boys and golden memories : fiction, ideology, and reality in Roy of the Rovers and the death of the hero
  • Alan Tomlinson
  • and
  • Christopher Young
  • Heroines of empire : British imperialism and the reproduction of femininity in girls' fiction, 1900-1930
  • J.S. Bratton
  • "Get ready for action!" Reading action man toys
  • Jonathan Bignell
  • Spider-Man : an enduring legend
  • C.M. Stephens
  • Dudley Jones
  • Children and popular culture : the case of turtle power
  • David Lusted
  • Peter Pan : flawed or fledgling "hero"?
  • Chris Routh
  • Dahl, the marvellous boy
  • Catriona Nicholson
  • Visionary children and child-like heroes : Steven Spielberg's "primal sympathy"
  • Douglas Brode
  • Unbronzing the Aussie : heroes and SNAGs in fiction and television for Australian adolescents
  • Robyn McCallum
  • and
  • and
  • John Stephens
  • Producing the national imaginary : Doctor Who, text and genre
  • John Tulloch
  • Tony Watkins
  • Strange pilgrimages : Cinderella was a trickster -- and other unorthodoxies of American and African-American heroic folk figures
  • Nina Mikkelsen
  • Rides of passage : female heroes in pony stories
  • Alison Haymonds
Control code
43694263
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
ix, 410 pages
Isbn
9780815318446
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
00026505
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n

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