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The Resource Becoming a reader : the experience of fiction from childhood to adulthood, by J.A. Appleyard

Becoming a reader : the experience of fiction from childhood to adulthood, by J.A. Appleyard

Label
Becoming a reader : the experience of fiction from childhood to adulthood
Title
Becoming a reader
Title remainder
the experience of fiction from childhood to adulthood
Statement of responsibility
by J.A. Appleyard
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Appleyard, J. A.
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Reader-response criticism
  • Criticism
  • Developmental psychology
  • Reading
  • Books and reading
  • Fiction
Label
Becoming a reader : the experience of fiction from childhood to adulthood, by J.A. Appleyard
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 203-218) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Mapping the terrain -- Reader-oriented theory - Reading and psychological development -- Five roles readers take -- Part I: Early childhood: the reader as player -- The young child's world -- The cognitive account of fantasy -- The affective power of fantasy -- Fantasy, play, and trust -- Part II: Later childhood: the reader as hero and heroine -- The young reader's world -- What children read -- Narrative structure: cognitive aspects -- Narrative structure: affective aspects -- Character -- Fiction and information: two points of view -- A process of growth -- A note on sex roles -- Part III: Adolescence: the reader as thinker -- An adolescent's world -- What adolescents read -- Involvement and identification -- Realism -- Thinking -- Reading and studying literature -- Part IV: College and beyond: the reader as interpreter -- Two students reading -- The transparent text -- The problematic text -- The intelligible text -- The text theorized -- Irony -- Part V: Adulthood: the pragmatic reader -- Elizabeth -- adulthood -- The uses of reading -- Escaping -- Searching for truth -- Discovering usable images
Control code
21328601
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
228 pages
Isbn
9780521383646
Lccn
90033314
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Label
Becoming a reader : the experience of fiction from childhood to adulthood, by J.A. Appleyard
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 203-218) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Mapping the terrain -- Reader-oriented theory - Reading and psychological development -- Five roles readers take -- Part I: Early childhood: the reader as player -- The young child's world -- The cognitive account of fantasy -- The affective power of fantasy -- Fantasy, play, and trust -- Part II: Later childhood: the reader as hero and heroine -- The young reader's world -- What children read -- Narrative structure: cognitive aspects -- Narrative structure: affective aspects -- Character -- Fiction and information: two points of view -- A process of growth -- A note on sex roles -- Part III: Adolescence: the reader as thinker -- An adolescent's world -- What adolescents read -- Involvement and identification -- Realism -- Thinking -- Reading and studying literature -- Part IV: College and beyond: the reader as interpreter -- Two students reading -- The transparent text -- The problematic text -- The intelligible text -- The text theorized -- Irony -- Part V: Adulthood: the pragmatic reader -- Elizabeth -- adulthood -- The uses of reading -- Escaping -- Searching for truth -- Discovering usable images
Control code
21328601
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
228 pages
Isbn
9780521383646
Lccn
90033314
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n

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