A Necessary Fantasy?

The Heroic Figure in Children's Popular Culture

Author: Dudley Jones

Publisher: Psychology Press


Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 410

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This book addresses a variety of issues through the examination of heroic figures in children's popular literature, comics, film, and television.

Gender, Sport and Leisure

Author: Alan Tomlinson

Publisher: Meyer & Meyer Verlag


Category: Social Science

Page: 258

View: 500

Reporting data and case studies from Britain, Australia, Canada, the United States and Germany, this title examines continuities apparent in general sport and leisure cultures, and the impact of some of the most notable challenges to those continuities.