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Approaches to literature through authors

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Published by Oryx Press in Phoenix, Ariz .
Written in English

  • Literature -- Study and teaching (Elementary),
  • Children -- Books and reading.,
  • Reading (Elementary)

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementby Mary Elizabeth Wildberger.
    SeriesThe Oryx reading motivation series
    LC ClassificationsLB1575 .W55 1993
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 237 p. :
    Number of Pages237
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1737154M
    ISBN 100897747763
    LC Control Number92042266

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Critical Approaches to Literature Plain text version of this document. Described below are nine common critical approaches to the literature. Quotations are from X.J. Kennedy and Dana Gioia’s Literature: An Introduction to Fiction, Poetry, and Drama, Sixth Edition (New. Literature, the Humanities, and Humanity attempts to make the study of literature more than simply another school subject that students have to take.

At a time when all subjects seem to be valued only for their testability, this book tries to show the value of reading and studying literature, even earlier literature.

It shows students, some of whom will themselves become teachers, that 4/5(11). Book, Internet Resource: All Authors / Contributors: Advantages and Disadvantages of a Subject Approach Appreciation Skills Relations to Other Approaches to Literature Sample Subject Groupings Useful Attitudes and Skills for Teachers and Library Media Specialists Attitudes Skills Further Resources Articles and Dissertations Books Where Do.

In this volume, three dominant approaches emerge: history and canonicity, author and text, ideals and institutions. Through its focus on varied materials, from fiction to textbooks, this volume illuminates how cities can articulate a vision of children's literature through particular collections and institutional practices.

Having said that, teaching approaches, methods, and strategies employed by teachers in teaching literature should be suitable, varied, innovative and effective to maximise the teaching process.

Systematic reviews of literature are a crucial step of evidence-based practice, and this book establishes the benchmark on how to undertake this process. It provides a wonderful description on how to locate and critically analyse all relevant prior work, published and unpublished, in /5(12).

The aim of this chapter is to examine the possible approaches which you could draw on when using literature with your students. Pinpointing possible approaches can help us to select and design materials for classroom use, as well as to assess the suitability of published : Gillian Lazar.

There are easy books that discuss critical literary theory and there are dense ones. A HANDBOOK OF CRITICAL APPROACHES TO LITERATURE falls under the 'easy' category. A barometer for distinguishing the two can often be found in how often the author uses the terms 'dialectic' and 'mythopoetic' within the same sentence.

The Approaches to Teaching Literature for EFL Young This paper reports on a case study of the teacher’s approaches to teaching literature. Teaching English through : Fauziah Fauziah. This book emphasizes reading literature as an active enterprise involving thought and feeling.

Students are invited to consider why they respond to works of literature as they do and how their responses change during subsequent readings; they are asked, in short, to relate their experience in reading literature to their experience in living. Now, in A Way with Words II: Approaches to Literature, the renowned literary scholar leads a series of lectures that focus on the big questions of literature.

Is literature a In A Way with Words: Writing, Rhetoric, and the Art of Persuasion, widely published professor Michael D.C. Drout embarked on a thought-provoking investigation into the /5.

Literature and Language Teaching Book Summary: For teachers and trainers who want to incorporate literature into the language classroom. A resource for trainers working with groups of teachers. Explores different approaches to using literature with learners of all levels.; suggests criteria for selecting and evaluating materials for classroom use; identifies some of the distinctive features.

Teaching Stephen King critically examines the works of Stephen King and several ways King can be incorporated into the high school and college classroom. The section on Variations on Horror Tropes includes chapters on the vampire, the werewolf, the undead monster, and the ghost.

The section on RealBrand: Palgrave Macmillan US. Critical Approaches to Literature offers a deliberately diverse collection of essays that concern moral approaches to literature, film, television, and even creative writing analyzed through a specific critical this volume a range of British and American texts are examined utilizing a moral lens to provide readers with a foundational understanding of the moral approach and how it is.

The roots of teaching literature in the United States date back to the 17th century, when The New England Primer textbook was introduced in Boston (), along with the invention of the ‘blue backed' Elementary Spelling Book of pioneer Noah Webster ( - ), which helped generations of American children learn to read.

One of the early inspirations for teachers of literature was Lydia. "Creswell's Research Design is an accessible and useful book that stimulates students through walk through experiences, use of exercises, and production of actual writing samples.

It is a book that models the types of issues that best suit different approaches and allows students to understand when to use mixed methods. Furthermore, its focus on theory and paradigms is done in a way that helps /5(20).

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As undergraduate and graduate courses in children's literature become more established and numerous, there is an intense need for a textbook that offers aesthetic rather than educational approaches to children's literature.4/5.

Unquestionably, introducing ecocritical approaches to Renaissance literature in the classroom presents real challenges. But in an era when many students increasingly regard environmental activists as a quirky subculture, it is important to underscore that these are real, mainstream ecological issues that have been with us for centuries.

The Expanding Canon: Teaching Multicultural Literature in High School, a professional development workshop, includes eight one-hour video programs, a comprehensive website, and a print workshop features the literature of African American, Asian American, Native American and Latino writers examined through four pedagogical approaches — reader response, inquiry, cultural studies, and.

Writing about Literature through Theory by Pennington and Cordell is the first introduction to literature text to embrace both the best of print culture and the opportunities of the digital age, while being grounded in the rhetoric and composition field pertaining to the developmental writing process.

It is also unique because it uses literary theory as the foundation for students. • The numerous examples throughout the text and the nine model literature reviews clarify the process of following the guidelines for writing solid, state-of-the-art literature reviews. • Shows students how to blend qualitative and quantitative approaches to preparing literature reviews without being overly mathematical.

Critical Approaches to Literature offers a deliberately diverse collection of essays that concern moral approaches to literature, film, television, and even creative writing analyzed through a specific critical this volume a range of British and American texts are examined utilizing a psychological lens to provide readers with a foundational understanding of this approach and how it is.

"A Handbook of Critical Approaches to Literature, Fifth Edition" offers readers and students a variety of ways of looking at a piece of literature. It is appropriate for courses in Literary Criticism or Theory, as well as in freshman/sophomore level/5(). Critical Approaches to Young Adult Literature is for librarians in school and public libraries (plus their colleagues across the curriculum) who strive for collections and programming that elicit thoughtful responses and build higher-level literacy skills across grades 6– The authors explore all facets of creating a vibrant YA reading.

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This book will maintain longevity for some time; these works will not fade in terms of importance.4/5(6). Literature lessons can lead to public displays of student output through posters of student creations e.g. poems, stories or through performances of plays.

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Suggested pedagogical methods are modelled by inviting readers to interact with the book through critical-inquiry methods for responding to texts. Readers are engaged in considering authentic dilemmas and issues facing literature teachers through inquiry-based responses to authentic case narratives.

Theory and History of Literature () is a landmark event in twentieth-century critical thought. Intended to stimulate research and encourage interdisciplinary dialogue, as well as to introduce prominent European theorists to the American academy, this book series is internationally renowned for its foundational literary scholarship.

By making available English translations of essential. Part 1, “Materials,” offers guidance on editions of Wallace’s works and critical responses to them.

The essays in part 2, “Approaches,” discuss teaching key works and genres in high school settings, first-year undergraduate writing classes, American literature surveys. Unfortunately, Aesthetic Approaches to Children's Literature fails to deliver on its promises, and suffers by comparison to Nodelman and Reimer's effort in every way except for price: weighing in at $, it is $ cheaper than Pleasures.

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Ø look either at the psychological motivations of the characters or of the authors themselves. Mythological / Archetypal / Symbolic. Ø assumes that there is a collection of symbols, images, characters, and motifs (i.e. archetypes) that evokes basically the same response in all people.

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- Examines the paradoxes that are created through the text. green light at the end of the dock in The Great Gatsby symbolizes his hopes and dreams and it is a motif throughout the book. Mythological Approach.