Picturing the Wolf in Childrens Literature Childrens Literature and Culture Hardcover

Picturing the Wolf in Childrens Literature Childrens Literature and Culture Hardcover

From the villainous beast of Little Red Riding Hood and The Three Little Pigs to the nurturing wolves of Romulus and Remus and Rudyard Kiplings The Jungle Book the wolf has long been a part of the landscape of childrens literature Meanwhile since the 1960s and the popularization of scientific research on these animals childrens books have begun to feature more nuanced views In Picturing the Wolf in Childrens Literature Mitts Smith analyzes visual images of the wolf in childrens books published in Western Europe and North America from 1500 to the present In particular she considers how wolves are depicted in and across particular works the values and attitudes that inform these depictions and how the concept of the wolf has changed over time What she discovers is that illustrations and photos in works for children impart social cultural and scientific information not only about wolves but also about humans and human behavior First encountered in childhood picture books act as a training ground where the young learn both how to decode the symbolic wolf across various contexts and how to make sense of real wolves Mitts Smith studies sources including myths legends fables folk and fairy tales fractured tales fictional stories and nonfiction highlighting those instances in which images play a major role including illustrated anthologies chapbooks picture books and informational books This book will be of interest to childrens literature scholars as well as those interested in the figure of the wolf and how it has been informed over time....

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Childrens Films Childrens Literature and Culture Hardcover

Childrens Films Childrens Literature and Culture Hardcover

History, Ideology, Pedagogy, Theory Partial Contents History Film Historiography and Childrens Cinema and Film The Silent Era European and International Childrens Films 1930s American Childrens Cinema and Films 1960s Readings in Ideology Pedagogy Elements of Childrens Literature Childrens Films and the Pedagogy of Empire Theory....

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Childrens Film Childrens Literature and Culture Paperback

Childrens Film Childrens Literature and Culture Paperback

History, Ideology, Pedagogy, Theory Partial Contents History Film Historiography and Childrens Cinema and Film The Silent Era European and International Childrens Films 1930s American Childrens Cinema and Films 1960s Readings in Ideology Pedagogy Elements of Childrens Literature Childrens Films and the Pedagogy of Empire Theory....

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Little Man's Family

Starting in the 1930's, the U.S. Bureau of Indian Affairs began publishing many collaborations illustrated by Native Americans and largely written by Anglo writers as bilingual books. Native Child is   republishing and colorizing some of these books in the original bilingual version. ....

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A Truly true True Christmas Story

A Christmas story written in both English and French for bilingual, or potentially bilingual, children, with lovely photographs.....

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Starting a Childrens Museum

Starting a Childrens Museum

There are many more types of childrens museums working that are categorized in any list of museum types in museology theories Also in the literature about childrens museums hardly any distinctions is made among childrens museums with clearly very different subject themes and goals This has generated a situation that the name childrens museum is used for museums and organizations that based on their purpose and subject themes should really be classified under other types of museums Second part of this book looks at mission and vision statements of different childrens museum....

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Los Bilingual Writers Anthology Book IV

Los Bilingual Writers Anthology is an annual, bilingual literary publication celebrating linguistic origins and binds together the writings produced by those involved in the programs of Los Bilingual   Writers, a non-profit organization. In this fourth volume, you will read about the various facets of courage: young writers who tell of loss or angst, the valor of a Buffalo Soldier, the bravery of a 9/11 firefighter and his fellow brothers whose one universal call is to save a stranger. A young boy’s mouth is taped shut for speaking another language and a girl is subjected to a derogatory term, yet they push forward making positive changes. How they all share commonality with the elders who followed “el sueño Americano,” public servants who truly serve and activist who create stronger communities. Be inspired by this collection of bilingual poems of promising new writers and the stories of individuals leaving a legacy. ....

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Dear Mem Fox I Have Read All Your Books Even the Pathetic Ones

Dear Mem Fox I Have Read All Your Books Even the Pathetic Ones

And Other Incidents in the Life of a Children's Book Author The internationally acclaimed childrens book writer on herself and on the art of writing and publishing childrens books....

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The Childrens Hour

The Childrens Hour

Radio Programs for Children, 1929-1956 Gives an overview of childrens radio programming in the early years of broadcasting patrons interested in popular culture the history of broadcasting and childrens studies will find much to value in this book ARBA....

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Financial Services Glossary for Bilingual Professionals (English and Spanish)

Arial International's Financial Services Glossary with bonus English/Spanish Internet terms is designed for bilingual professionals who serve the US Hispanic market. Our glossary contains 300+ of the   most frequently used words and phrases in the US financial services industry in English translated into various synonyms in Spanish. This glossary identifies appropriate words and phrases in neutral Business Spanish. Neutral terms are those that are understood by nearly any Spanish speaker and our glossary includes the variations of these terms used in Spanish-speaking financial services in Mexico, Puerto Rico and the Caribbean region and Central and South American countries. Use of a glossary by bilingual professionals improves accuracy, consistency and compliance in verbal and written customer interactions in contact centers, person-to-person servicing, social media and electronic communication channels. ....

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Mommy's School COLORS FARBEN

Bilingual Learning, a great way to integrate a learning tool to teach your little child from day one a second language. A proven method, picture books with the wording for the individual pictures.   This version is one of many, which is an excellent tool for parents, who are teaching German to their children from the first day on. Great illustrations are an interesting way for little kids to get curious and develop a higher interest in using a second language. Until age 5, it is recommended to use pictures with simple words every day. The series of Bilingual Learning, Mommy's School is developed by Tanja Tayne Rowlett, who is raising her own children bilingual. Make this great series of books a tool to teach German in your little kids. ....

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The Business of Writing for Children

The Business of Writing for Children

An Award-Winning Author's Tips on Writing Children's Books and Publishing Them Writing books for children is both art and business If you dream of becoming a childrens author or even if youre well on your way this handbook can help you in writing sellable stories getting them published and promoting your books Topics include common myths about childrens writing childrens book categories elements of successful stories manuscript format submission strategies contract negotiation the publishing process career building and childrens writer resources Also included are specialized subjects such as querying for multiple manuscripts and promoting a first book Read The Business of Writing for Children to learn the secrets you might spend years discovering for yourself....

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Degenerate Art Exhibition Guide 1937 Bilingual Edition GermanEnglish

Degenerate Art Exhibition Guide 1937 Bilingual Edition GermanEnglish

For the first time the Degenerate Art Exhibition Guide has been translated and published as a bilingual edition The English speaking world finally has access to a key text from a dark period of art history Many of the paintings described as degenerate in the exhibition guide are today highly respected and important works of art that have become part of our cultural identity....

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The Childrens Television Community Leas Communication Paperback

The Childrens Television Community Leas Communication Paperback

The Childrens Television Community presents a cutting edge analysis of the childrens television community the organizations major players and approaches to programming and gives an overview of the history current state and future of childrens programming Leading childrens television professionals and distinguished academicians come together in this volume to take a distinctive behind the scenes look at how childrens television is created programmed and sold This thought provoking work emphasizes the various actors whose creative financial political and critical input go into childrens television and addresses advocacy for childrens television from multiple approaches By blending these diverse perspectives editor J Alison Bryant offers readers a comprehensive picture of childrens television Highlights include a community level approach to understanding childrens television perspectives from colleagues in various aspects of the media industry and an eye opening analysis of how decision making affects what children are exposed to through television The Childrens Television Community is highly informative for educators industry professionals and practitioners in media developmental psychology and education....

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Childrens Theater

Childrens Theater

A Paradigm, Primer, and Resource This book introduces readers to the world of childrens theater by highlighting one specific model The Oyster River Players a small childrens theater company in New Hampshire By exploring the history and dynamics of their own theater company authors Kelly and Walter Eggers apply broader implications expanding their focus to include childrens theaters of other kinds and in different cultural settings Throughout the book the Eggers show how childrens theater succeeds in helping young people learn in ways that would be otherwise inaccessible Through forays into philosophy and history as well as personal testimonies the authors present a coherent argument for the need for childrens theaters in nearly every community....

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