New World Orders in Contemporary Children’s Literature

Utopian Transformations

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ISBN: 978-1-349-28615-7 (Print) 978-0-230-58258-3 (Online)

Table of contents (9 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-vi

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    Pages 1-10

    A New World Order or a New Dark Age?

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    Pages 11-34

    Children’s Texts, New World Orders and Transformative Possibilities

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    Pages 35-58

    Masters, Slaves, and Entrepreneurs: Globalised Utopias and New World Order(ing)s

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    Pages 59-78

    The Lure of the Lost Paradise: Postcolonial Utopias

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    Pages 79-104

    Reweaving Nature and Culture: Reading Ecocritically

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    Pages 105-129

    ‘Radiant with Possibility’: Communities and Utopianism

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    Pages 130-153

    Ties that Bind: Reconceptualising Home and Family

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    Pages 154-181

    The Struggle to be Human in a Posthuman World

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    Pages 182-185

    Conclusion: The Future: What are Our Prospects?

  11. Back Matter

    Pages 186-207