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Publisher: Libraries Unlimited
ISBN10: 0313052409 ISBN13: 9780313052408 DDC: 809/.89282 LCC: PN1008.3 Edition: (electronic bk.)


Papers presented at a conference sponsored by the Center for the History of Print Culture in Modern America. Reading and re-reading: the scrapbooks of girls growing into women, 1900-1930 / Susan Tucker -- Communism for kids: class, race, and gender in Communist children's books in the United States / Paul C. Mishler -- Publishing pride: the Jim Crow series of Harlow Publishing Company / Louise S. Robbins -- The power of black and white: African Americans in late-nineteenth-century children's periodicals / Leslie R. Miller -- Defining democracy for youth through textbooks: controversy over the Rugg social studies series in prewar America / Carole J. Trone -- "Being poor doesn't count": class, ethnicity, and democracy in American girls' school series, 1900-1920 / Kathleen Chamberlain -- Turning child readers into consumers: children's magazines and advertising, 1900-1920 / Catherine Van Horn -- Learning to be a woman: lessons from girl scouting and home economics, 1920-1970 / Rima D. Apple and Joanne Passet -- Kate Chopin and the birth of your adult fiction / Bonnie James Shaker -- Reading Nancy Drew in urban India: gender, postcolonialism, and memories of home / Rodhika Parameswaran. Electronic reproduction.Boulder, Colo. :NetLibrary,2005.Available via World Wide Web.Access may be limited to NetLibrary affiliated libraries.


  • LCC: PN1008.3
  • Dewey Decimal: 809/.89282

Book Details

  • Language: eng
  • Physical Description: xxii, 205 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
  • Edition Info: (electronic bk.)


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