Children's Literature and Capitalism : Fictions of Social Mobility in Britain, 1850-1914 Hardback
Part of the Critical Approaches to Children's Literature series
After the first phase of industrialization in Britain, the child emerged as both a victim of and a threat to capitalism.
This book explores the changing relationship between the child and capitalist society in the works of some of the most important writers of children's and young-adult texts in the Victorian and Edwardian periods.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 215 pages, IX, 215 p.
- Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
- Publication Date: 10/09/2012
- Category: Literary studies: c 1800 to c 1900
- ISBN: 9780230364127
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