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Heroism in the Harry Potter Series

Heroism in the Harry Potter Series( )
Editor: Berndt, Katrin
Steveker, Lena
Series title:Studies in Childhood, 1700 to the Present Ser.
ISBN:978-1-4094-1244-1
Publication Date:Mar 2011
Publisher:Routledge
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $165.00
Book Description:

This collection examines the ways fictional heroism in the twenty-first century challenges the idealized forms of a somewhat simplistic masculinity associated with genres like the epic, romance and classic adventure story. The collection's three sections address broad issues related to genre, Harry Potter's development as the central heroic character and the question of who qualifies as a hero in the Harry Potter series.

Book Details
Pages:248
Detailed Subjects: Literary Criticism / Children's & Young Adult Literature
Literary Criticism / Subjects & Themes / General
Literary Criticism / European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.279 x 9.438 x 0.858 Inches
Book Weight:1.362 Pounds



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