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Title Contemporary adolescent literature and culture : the emergent adult / edited by Mary Hilton and Maria Nikolajeva.
Published Burlington, VT : Ashgate, c2012.
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 Floor3  PN1009.A1 C648 2012    IN TRANSIT
  
Description ix, 170 p. ; 24 cm.
Series Ashgate studies in childhood, 1700 to the present.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [155]-165) and index.
Contents Introduction: time of turmoil / Mary Hilton and Maria Nikolajeva -- 1. Adolescence and the natural world in young adult fiction / David Whitley -- 2. Nationhood, struggle, and identity / Elia Michelle Lafuente -- 3. Transgression and transition / Georgie Horrell -- 4. Romance, dystopia, and the hybrid child / Clémentine Beauvais -- 5. Cross-dressing and performativity / Nicole Brugger-Dethmers -- 6. Monstrous bodies, writing the incestuously abused adolescent body / Lydia Kokkola -- 7. "The beat of your heart": music in young adult literature and culture / Karen Coats -- 8. Emotional connection: representation of emotions in young adult literature / Bettina Kümmerling-Meibauer -- 9. Brian and behaviour: the coherence of teenage responses to young adult literature / Shirley Brice Heath and Jennifer Lynn Wolf.
Subject Children's literature -- History and criticism.
Related Names Hilton, Mary, 1946-
Nikolajeva, Maria.
ISBN 1409439887 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9781409439882 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9781409439899 (ebook)
1409439895 (ebook)
OCLC number 772592931