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Reading children : literacy, property and the dilemmas of childhood in ninteenth-century America

Author: Patricia Crain
Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press, Inc., 2016.
Series: Material texts.
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Reading Children offers a history of the relationship between children and books in Anglo-American modernity, exploring early children's literature, pedagogical practices, property lessons inherent in children's book ownership, and the emergence of childhood itself as a literary property.
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Crain, Patricia.
Reading children.
University of Pennsylvania Press, Inc., 2016
(DLC) 2015038843
(OCoLC)927401353
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Patricia Crain
ISBN: 0812292847 9780812292848
OCLC Number: 948780149
Language Note: In English.
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: Frontmatter --
Contents --
Introduction. Children and Books --
Chapter 1. Literacy, Commodities, and Cultural Capital: The Case of Goody Two-Shoes --
Chapter 2. The Literary Property of Childhood: The Case of the ''Babes in the Wood'' --
Chapter 3. Colonizing Childhood, Placing Cherokee Children --
Chapter 4. ''Selling a Boy'': Race, Class, and the Literacy Economy of Childhood --
Chapter 5. Children in the Margins --
Chapter 6. Raising ''Master James'': The Medial Child and Phantasms of Reading --
Coda. Bedtime Stories --
Appendix. ''The Children in the Wood'' --
Notes --
Bibliography --
Index --
Acknowledgments --
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