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In Reading Race, Clare Bradford looks at the ways in which Australia's indigenous peoples have been-and continue to be-represented in books for children. These varying representations have helped to color the attitudes, beliefs and assumptions of different generations of Australians. She offers a ground-breaking and intelligent picture of how Australian children's books, bIn Reading Race, Clare Bradford looks at the ways in which Australia's indigenous peoples have been-and continue to be-represented in books for children. These varying representations have helped to color the attitudes, beliefs and assumptions of different generations of Australians. She offers a ground-breaking and intelligent picture of how Australian children's books, by both white and Aboriginal writers, have negotiated the matter of race....

Title : Reading Race: Aboriginality in Australian Children's Literature
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ISBN : 9780522849547
Format Type : Paperback
Number of Pages : 292 Pages
Status : Available For Download
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Reading Race: Aboriginality in Australian Children's Literature Reviews

  • Nathaniel
    2019-03-05 14:50

    This is a great model for anyone analyzing race and/or postcolonialism in children's and YA literature. My only critique is that the author's lack of a conclusion makes it more difficult for readers to see the through-lines of each chapter as well as how she has or has not accomplished her argument. Additionally, many of her chapters seem to end mid-thought, which makes them feel unfinished.