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|Additional Physical Format:||Print version:
Ivory tower and Harry Potter.
Columbia : University of Missouri Press, 2002
|Named Person:||J K Rowling; J K Rowling; J K Rowling; J K Rowling|
|Material Type:||Document, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Internet Resource, Computer File|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Lana A Whited
|Description:||1 online resource (x, 408 p.)|
|Contents:||Harry's cousins in the magical realm. Harry Potter and the secret password : finding our way in the magical genre / Amanda Cockrell --
The education of a wizard : Harry Potter and his predecessors / Pat Pinsent --
Harry's roots in epic, myth, and folklore. In medias res : Harry Potter as hero-in-progress / Mary Pharr --
Of magicals and muggles : reversals and revulsions at Hogwarts / Jann Lacoss --
Harry Potter : fairy tale prince, real boy, and archetypal hero / M. Katherine Grimes --
Harry's other literary relatives. Harry Potter and the extraordinariness of the ordinary / Roni Natov --
Harry Potter, Tom Brown, and the British school story : lost in transit? / David K. Steege --
Greater than gold in Gringotts : questions of authority and values. Crowning the king : Harry Potter and the construction of authority / Farah Mendlesohn --
What would Harry do? J.K. Rowling and Lawrence Kohlberg's theories of moral development / Lana A. Whited, with M. Katherine Grimes --
Gender issues and Harry Potter. Hermione Granger and the heritage of gender / Eliza T. Dresang --
Locating Harry Potter in the "boys' book" market / Terri Doughty --
Harry's language : taking issue with words. You say "jelly," I say "jell-o"? Harry Potter and the transfiguration of language / Philip Nel --
Harry Potter and the tower of Babel : translating the magic / Nancy K. Jentsch --
Commodity and culture in the world of Harry Potter. Specters of Thatcherism : contemporary British culture in J.K. Rowling's Harry Potter series / Karin E. Westman --
Harry Potter and the technology of magic / Elizabeth Teare --
Apprentice wizards welcome : fan communities and the culture of Harry Potter / Rebecca Sutherland Borah.
|Responsibility:||Lana A. Whited, editor.|
- Rowling, J. K. -- Criticism and interpretation.
- Rowling, J. K. -- Characters -- Harry Potter.
- Children -- Books and reading -- English-speaking countries.
- Children's stories, English -- History and criticism.
- Fantasy fiction, English -- History and criticism.
- Potter, Harry (Fictitious character)
- Wizards in literature.
- Magic in literature.
- Rowling, J. K.
- LITERARY CRITICISM -- European -- English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh.
- Harry Potter.
- Electronic books
- Children -- Books and reading.
- Children's stories, English.
- Fantasy fiction, English.
- English-speaking countries.