Scholarly studies in Harry Potter : applying academic methods to a popular text /

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Imprint:Lewiston, N.Y. : Edwin Mellen Press, ©2005.
Description:1 online resource (292 pages)
Series:Studies in British Literature ; v.99
Studies in British literature.
Subject:Rowling, J. K. -- Criticism and interpretation.
Rowling, J. K. -- Characters -- Harry Potter.
Potter, Harry -- (Fictitious character)
Rowling, J. K.
Potter, Harry -- (Fictitious character)
Children's stories, English -- History and criticism.
Fantasy fiction, English -- History and criticism.
Wizards in literature.
Magic in literature.
LITERARY CRITICISM -- European -- English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh.
Children's stories, English.
Fantasy fiction, English.
Magic in literature.
Wizards in literature.
Languages & Literatures.
English Literature.
Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Format: E-Resource Book
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Other authors / contributors:Hallett, Cynthia Whitney.
Notes:Includes bibliographical references.
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Summary:This book is intended primarily for an academic audience, especially scholars - students and teachers - doing research and publication in categories such as myth and legend, children's literature, and the Harry Potter series in particular. Additionally, it is meant for college and university teachers. However, the essays do not contain jargon that would put off an avid "lay" Harry Potter fan. Overall, this collection is an excellent addition to the growing analytical scholarship on the Harry Potter series; however, it is the first academic collection to offer practical methods of using Rowling.
Other form:Print version: Hallett, Cynthia Whitney. Scholarly studies in Harry Potter. Lewiston : Edwin Mellen Press, ©2005 9780773460102