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Reading Harry Potter : critical essays

Author: Giselle Liza Anatol
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Praeger, c 2003.
Series: Contributions to the study of popular culture, 78.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

Following an introductory discussion of the Harry Potter phenomenon are essays considering the psychological and social-developmental experiences of children as mirrored in Rowling's novels.


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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung - Rowling, Joanne K. / Harry Potter
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Named Person: J K Rowling; J K Rowling; Harry Potter, (Fictitious character); Harry Potter, (Fictitious character); J K Rowling; J K Rowling; Joanne K Rowling; Rowling, Joanne K.; Harry Potter; Joanne K Rowling
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Giselle Liza Anatol
ISBN: 0313320675 9780313320675
OCLC Number: 248430272
Description: XXV, 217 Seiten
Contents: Introduction by Giselle Liza Anatol Reading Harry Potter through Theories of Child Development Archetypes and the Unconscious in Harry Potter and Diana Wynne Jones' Fire and Hemlock and Dogsbody by Alice Mills Harry Potter and the Magical Looking Glass: Reading the Secret Life of the Preadolescent by Lisa Damour Harry Potter and the Acquisition of Knowledge by Lisa Hopkins Safe as Houses: Sorting and School Houses at Hogwarts by Chantel Lavoie Harry and Hierarchy: Book Banning as a Reaction to the Subversion of Authority by Rebecca Stephens Literary Influences and Historical Contexts Harry Potter's Schooldays: J. K. Rowling and the British Boarding School Novel by Karen Manners Smith Accepting Mudbloods: The Ambivalent Social Vision of Rowling's Fairy Tales by Elaine Ostry Hermione and the Houses Elves: The Literary and Historical Contexts of J. K.Rowling's Anti-Slavery Campaign by Brycchan Carey Flying Cars, Floo Powder, and Flaming Torches: The Hi-Tech, Lo-Tech World of Wizardry by Margaret J. Oakes Morality and Social Values: Issues of Power Cruel Heroes and Treacherous Texts: Educating the Reader in Moral Complexity and Critical Reading in J. K. Rowling's Harry Potter Books by Veronica Schanoes Harry Potter and the Rule of Law: The Central Weakness of Legal Concepts in the Wizard World by Susan Hall The Fallen Empire: Exploring Ethnic Otherness in the World of Harry Potter by Giselle Liza Anatol Class and Socio-Economic Identity in Harry Potter's England by Julia Park Cinderfella: J. K. Rowling's Wily Web of Gender by Ximena Gallardo-C and C. Jason Smith Selected Bibliography Notes on Contributors
Series Title: Contributions to the study of popular culture, 78.
Responsibility: ed. by Giselle Liza Anatol.
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