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The Resource Bloody murder : the homicide tradition in children's literature, Michelle Ann Abate

Bloody murder : the homicide tradition in children's literature, Michelle Ann Abate

Label
Bloody murder : the homicide tradition in children's literature
Title
Bloody murder
Title remainder
the homicide tradition in children's literature
Statement of responsibility
Michelle Ann Abate
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1975-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Abate, Michelle Ann
Dewey number
820.9/9282
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
PN1009.5.H66
LC item number
A23 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Children's literature, English
  • Children's literature, American
  • Homicide in literature
  • Crime in popular culture
  • Literature and society
  • Social values in literature
  • Murder in literature
  • Children's literature, American
  • Children's literature, English
  • Crime in popular culture
  • Homicide in literature
  • Literature and society
  • Murder in literature
  • Social values in literature
  • United States
Label
Bloody murder : the homicide tradition in children's literature, Michelle Ann Abate
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Once upon a crime: homicide in American culture and popular children's literature from "Bluebeard" to Harry Potter -- "You must kill her and bring me her lungs and liver as proof": "Snow White" and the fact as well as fantasy of filicide -- "The queen had only one way of settling all difficulties ... 'off with his head!' ": Alice's adventures in Wonderland and the anti-gallows movement -- "Swarthy, sun-tanned, villainous looking fellows": Tarzan of the apes and criminal anthropology -- -- "A sixth sense seemed to tell her that she had encountered something unusual": psychic sleuthing in the Nancy Drew mystery series -- "How'd you like that haircut to begin just below the chin?": juvenile delinquency, teenager killers and a pulp aesthetic in the Outsiders -- "My job is ... to make you a human being in the eyes of the jury": confronting the dramatization-and demonization-of murder in Walter Dean Myers' monster -- Epilogue: "Just because you don't have a pulse doesn't mean you can't be perky": my so-called death, young adult zombie fiction and murder in the posthuman age
Control code
834604112
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 266 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781421408415
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)834604112
Label
Bloody murder : the homicide tradition in children's literature, Michelle Ann Abate
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Once upon a crime: homicide in American culture and popular children's literature from "Bluebeard" to Harry Potter -- "You must kill her and bring me her lungs and liver as proof": "Snow White" and the fact as well as fantasy of filicide -- "The queen had only one way of settling all difficulties ... 'off with his head!' ": Alice's adventures in Wonderland and the anti-gallows movement -- "Swarthy, sun-tanned, villainous looking fellows": Tarzan of the apes and criminal anthropology -- -- "A sixth sense seemed to tell her that she had encountered something unusual": psychic sleuthing in the Nancy Drew mystery series -- "How'd you like that haircut to begin just below the chin?": juvenile delinquency, teenager killers and a pulp aesthetic in the Outsiders -- "My job is ... to make you a human being in the eyes of the jury": confronting the dramatization-and demonization-of murder in Walter Dean Myers' monster -- Epilogue: "Just because you don't have a pulse doesn't mean you can't be perky": my so-called death, young adult zombie fiction and murder in the posthuman age
Control code
834604112
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 266 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781421408415
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)834604112

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