Bibliographic Details

Females and Harry Potter : not all that empowering / Ruthann Mayes-Elma.

Author / Creator Mayes-Elma, Ruthann, 1974-
Imprint Lanham, Md. : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, c2006.
Description vii, 155 p. ; 24 cm.
Language English
Series Reverberations
Reverberations (Rowman and Littlefield, Inc.)
Subject Rowling, J. K. -- Characters -- Women.
Rowling, J. K. -- Characters -- Girls.
Rowling, J. K. -- Study and teaching.
Rowling, J. K. Harry Potter and the philosopher's stone.
Rowling, J. K.
Harry Potter and the philosopher's stone (Rowling, J.K.)
Women in literature.
Girls in literature.
Children's stories, English -- History and criticism.
Fantasy fiction, English -- History and criticism.
Children's stories, English.
Fantasy fiction, English.
Girls in literature.
Study skills.
Women in literature.
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Format Print, Book
URL for this record
ISBN 0742537781 (alk. paper)
074253779X (pbk. : alk. paper)
Notes Includes bibliographical references (p. 123-134) and index.
Table of Contents:
  • Acknowledgments
  • 1. Harry Potter in Review
  • 2. You've Got to Have Theory
  • 3. Method to My Madness
  • 4. Analyzing Harry and Friends
  • 5. Where Do We Go from Here?
  • Postlude
  • References
  • Appendix A. Coding Sheet
  • Appendix B. Character Agency Codes and Frequency
  • Appendix C. Identity-Attitude Frequency
  • Appendix D. Identity-Voice Frequency
  • Appendix E. Resistance-Attitude Frequency
  • Appendix F. Resistance-Voice Frequency
  • Index
  • About the Author