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The Resource The rhetoric of character in children's literature, Maria Nikolajeva

The rhetoric of character in children's literature, Maria Nikolajeva

Label
The rhetoric of character in children's literature
Title
The rhetoric of character in children's literature
Statement of responsibility
Maria Nikolajeva
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Through a variety of critical perspectives, Nikolajeva ponders the art of characterization, uncovering the essential differences between story ('what we are told') and discourse ('how we are told'), and carefully distinguishing between how these are employed in children's fiction and in general fiction
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Nikolajeva, Maria
Dewey number
809/.927
Index
index present
LC call number
PN1009.5.C43
LC item number
N55 2002eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Children's literature
  • Characters and characteristics in literature
  • Children
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • Characters and characteristics in literature
  • Children
  • Children's literature
  • Literarische Gestalt
  • Charakterisierung
  • Kinderliteratur
  • Charakter
Label
The rhetoric of character in children's literature, Maria Nikolajeva
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 285-305) and indexes
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
  • Complexity and Development
  • Epistemology of Character
  • Character and Plot
  • Authorial Discourse: Description and Narration
  • Authorial Discourse: Actions and Events
  • Figural Discourse: Speech Acts
  • Figural Discourse: Internal Representation
  • Implicit Characterization
  • Introduction: Why a Theory of Character?
  • Ontology and Typology of Character
  • Approaches to Literary Characters
  • From Hero to Character
  • In Search of the Protagonist
  • Collective Character
  • From Collective Character to Intersubjectivity
  • Secondary Characters and Character Constellations
Control code
859537263
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 332 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781461673507
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)859537263
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
The rhetoric of character in children's literature, Maria Nikolajeva
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 285-305) and indexes
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
  • Complexity and Development
  • Epistemology of Character
  • Character and Plot
  • Authorial Discourse: Description and Narration
  • Authorial Discourse: Actions and Events
  • Figural Discourse: Speech Acts
  • Figural Discourse: Internal Representation
  • Implicit Characterization
  • Introduction: Why a Theory of Character?
  • Ontology and Typology of Character
  • Approaches to Literary Characters
  • From Hero to Character
  • In Search of the Protagonist
  • Collective Character
  • From Collective Character to Intersubjectivity
  • Secondary Characters and Character Constellations
Control code
859537263
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 332 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781461673507
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)859537263
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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