The Resource Science fiction, children's literature, and popular culture : coming of age in fantasyland, Gary Westfahl

Science fiction, children's literature, and popular culture : coming of age in fantasyland, Gary Westfahl

Label
Science fiction, children's literature, and popular culture : coming of age in fantasyland
Title
Science fiction, children's literature, and popular culture
Title remainder
coming of age in fantasyland
Statement of responsibility
Gary Westfahl
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Westfahl, Gary
Dewey number
813/.08776099282
Index
index present
LC call number
PS374.S35
LC item number
W44 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Contributions to the study of science fiction and fantasy.,
Series volume
no. 88
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Science fiction, American
  • Fantasy fiction, American
  • Children's stories, American
  • Popular culture
  • Children
Label
Science fiction, children's literature, and popular culture : coming of age in fantasyland, Gary Westfahl
Link
https://archive.org/details/sciencefictionch00west_0
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [143]-148) and index
Contents
  • How Charlie made children hate him: fantasy and reality in stories for small children -- The three lives of Superman - and everybody else -- Mystery of the amateur detectives: the early days of the Hardy boys -- Giving Horatio Alger goosebumps, or, from Hardy boys to hapless boys: the changing ethos of juveline series fiction -- From the back of the head to beyond the moon: the novel and film This island Earth -- Opposing war, exploiting war: the troubled pacifism of Star trek -- Even better than the real thing: advertising, music videos, postmodernism, and (eventually) science fiction -- Legends of
  • the fall: going not particularly far Behind the music -- Hollywood strikes a pose: seven tales of triumph, treachery, and travail in old Tinseltown -- In defense of stone tablets: Isaac Asimov explains why science fiction is skeptical about "new information technologies" -- Partial derivatives: popular misinterpretations of H.G. Wells's The time machine
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 157 pages)
Form of item
online
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)55703912
Label
Science fiction, children's literature, and popular culture : coming of age in fantasyland, Gary Westfahl
Link
https://archive.org/details/sciencefictionch00west_0
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [143]-148) and index
Contents
  • How Charlie made children hate him: fantasy and reality in stories for small children -- The three lives of Superman - and everybody else -- Mystery of the amateur detectives: the early days of the Hardy boys -- Giving Horatio Alger goosebumps, or, from Hardy boys to hapless boys: the changing ethos of juveline series fiction -- From the back of the head to beyond the moon: the novel and film This island Earth -- Opposing war, exploiting war: the troubled pacifism of Star trek -- Even better than the real thing: advertising, music videos, postmodernism, and (eventually) science fiction -- Legends of
  • the fall: going not particularly far Behind the music -- Hollywood strikes a pose: seven tales of triumph, treachery, and travail in old Tinseltown -- In defense of stone tablets: Isaac Asimov explains why science fiction is skeptical about "new information technologies" -- Partial derivatives: popular misinterpretations of H.G. Wells's The time machine
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 157 pages)
Form of item
online
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)55703912

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