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The Ivory Tower and Harry Potter: Perspectives on a Literary Phenomenon

Lana A. Whited - Literary Criticism - 2004 - 418 pages
Now available in paper, The Ivory Tower and Harry Potter is the first book-length analysis of J. K. Rowling's work from a broad range of perspectives within literature ...
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Reading Harry Potter: Critical Essays

Giselle Liza Anatol - Literary Criticism - 2003 - 217 pages
The tropes and themes of J. K. Rowling's massively popular series are interpreted within the context of its audience.
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The Riddles of Harry Potter: Secret Passages and Interpretive Quests

S. Wolosky - Fiction - 2010 - 225 pages
The Riddles of Harry Potter draws readers into the deeper meanings of these phenomenally successful books, arguing that they launch and pursue interpretive quests in an ongoing ...
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Heroism in the Harry Potter Series

Dr Katrin Berndt, Dr Lena Steveker - Literary Criticism - 2013 - 248 pages
Taking up the various conceptions of heroism that are conjured in the Harry Potter series, this collection examines the ways fictional heroism in the twenty-first century ...
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Social Studies and Diversity Education: What We Do and why We Do it

Elizabeth E. Heilman - Education - 2010 - 412 pages
The preparation of social studies teachers is crucial not only to the project of good education, but, even more broadly, to the cultivation of a healthy democracy and the ...
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Social Studies--the Next Generation: Re-searching in the Postmodern

Avner Segall, Cleo H. Cherryholmes, Elizabeth E. Heilman - Education - 2006 - 305 pages
"Social Studies - The Next Generation" broadens the imagination within social studies education by highlighting current, cutting-edge scholarship incorporating critical ...
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The End of Harry Potter?

David Langford - Literary Criticism - 2007 - 208 pages
The publication of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, the seventh and final Harry Potter novel, is probably the most eagerly anticipated event in the history of publishing ...
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How Harry Cast His Spell: The Meaning Behind the Mania for J. K. Rowling's ...

John Granger - Religion - 2010 - 304 pages
Provides a Christian interpretation of Harry Potter, arguing that the series supports biblical teaching as opposed to the practice of the occult, and offers insights into ...
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A Charmed Life: The Spirituality of Potterworld

Francis Bridger - Literary Criticism - 2002 - 144 pages
In this enlightening look at J.K. Rowling's phenomenal bestsellers, a Christian minister illuminates the powerful, positive message Harry Potter and his magical world bring to ...
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