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The Resource Making Americans : children's literature from 1930 to 1960, by Gary D. Schmidt

Making Americans : children's literature from 1930 to 1960, by Gary D. Schmidt

Label
Making Americans : children's literature from 1930 to 1960
Title
Making Americans
Title remainder
children's literature from 1930 to 1960
Statement of responsibility
by Gary D. Schmidt
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
American children need books that draw on their own history and circumstances, not just the classic European fairy tales. They need books that enlist them in the great democratic experiment that is the United States. These were the beliefs of many of the authors, illustrators, editors, librarians, and teachers who expanded and transformed children's book publishing between the 1930s and the 1960s. Although some later critics have argued that the books published in this era offered a vision of a safe, secure, simple world without injustice or unhappy endings, Gary D. Schmidt shows that the progr
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Schmidt, Gary D
Dewey number
810.9/9282
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
PS490
LC item number
.S36 2013eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Children's literature, American
  • National characteristics, American, in literature
  • Democracy in literature
  • Children's literature
  • Children
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Children
  • Children's literature, American
  • Children's literature
  • Democracy in literature
  • National characteristics, American, in literature
  • United States
  • Kinderliteratur
  • Jugendliteratur
  • Amerikanisches Englisch
  • Demokratie
  • Nationalbewusstsein
  • Nationell identitet i litteraturen
  • Ideologi och litteratur
  • Socialisation
  • Förenta staterna
Label
Making Americans : children's literature from 1930 to 1960, by Gary D. Schmidt
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Imagining American democracy: self-reliance and social cooperation -- James Daugherty: the democracy of the American pioneer -- Defining American democracy: normalizing inclusion -- The "Childhood of Famous Americans" series: challenges to mythic narratives -- Adapting American democracy: responding to the urgencies of war -- Ingri and Edgar Parin D'Aulaire: America as the land of opportunity -- Globalizing American democracy: exporting the American heritage -- Virginia Lee Burton and Robert McCloskey: (in)security in America
Control code
862077756
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781609382216
Lccn
2013010352
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
ebc1520831
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt20p5db3
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)862077756
Label
Making Americans : children's literature from 1930 to 1960, by Gary D. Schmidt
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Imagining American democracy: self-reliance and social cooperation -- James Daugherty: the democracy of the American pioneer -- Defining American democracy: normalizing inclusion -- The "Childhood of Famous Americans" series: challenges to mythic narratives -- Adapting American democracy: responding to the urgencies of war -- Ingri and Edgar Parin D'Aulaire: America as the land of opportunity -- Globalizing American democracy: exporting the American heritage -- Virginia Lee Burton and Robert McCloskey: (in)security in America
Control code
862077756
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781609382216
Lccn
2013010352
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
ebc1520831
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt20p5db3
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)862077756

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