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Title Coming of age / editor, Kent Baxter.
Published Ipswich, Mass. : Salem Press, 2013.
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 Floor4  PN3448.B54 C64 2013    IN LIBRARY
Description xii, 304 p. ; 24 cm.
Series Criticial insights
Critical insights.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 287-289) and index.
Contents Critical contexts. The critical reception of coming-of-age literature / Kent Baxter -- In search of Mildred Taylor's womanists: feminist agency in the Logan family novels / Rachelle D. Washington and Michelle H. Martin -- Coming of age in history / Steven Mintz -- "Not now- not yet": developmental difficulties in Jane Eyre and Wide Sargasso Sea" / Beth A. Wightman -- Critical readings. Coming of age in Homer's Ithaca / William G. Thalmann -- Coming of age in Shakespeare / Heather James -- A romantic poet comes of age over and over again / Richard Matlak -- The varieties of adolescent experience: coming of age in Alcott's Little women / Anne K. Phillips and Greg Eiselein -- Irony and moral development in adventures of Huckleberry Finn / Roberta Seelinger Trites -- Stephen Dedalus and the other: interiority, language, and gender in A portrait of the artist as a Young man / Vincent J. Cheng -- "Missing everybody": language and identity in The catcher in the rye / Annette Wannamaker -- Coming of age in Bronzeville: Gwendolyn Brooks's Annie Allen / Jane Hedley -- Ready or not: Antonio Marez y Luna is thrown into the world of Rudolfo Anaya's Bless me Ultima / Phillip Serrato -- Song for a murdered cousin: violence in The woman warrior / Tomo Hattori -- School stories: education, coming of age, and the American Indian literary tradition / Amelia V. Katanski.
Subject Bildungsromans -- History and criticism.
Teenagers in literature.
Adolescence in literature.
Coming of age.
Related Names Baxter, Kent.
ISBN 9781429837316 (hardcover)
1429837314 (hardcover)
9781429837798 (ebook)
1429837799 (ebook)
OCLC number 777601660