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  Volume 24, 1996

Table of Contents

From the Editor

pp. vii-ix


Enclosure and Childhood in the Wood Engravings of Thomas and John Bewick

pp. 1-22

The Dollhouse as Ludic Space, 1690-1920

pp. 23-54

Brave New Alice: Anna Matlack Richards's Maternal Wonderland

pp. 55-73

Music as Leitmotif in Louisa May Alcott's Little Women

pp. 74-85

Juvenile Antislavery Narrative and Notions of Childhood

pp. 86-100

"Don't Expect to Depend on Anybody Else": The Frontier as Portrayed in the Little House Books

pp. 101-116

What Really Happens in the Little Town on the Prairie

pp. 117-126

From Obedience to Autonomy: Moral Growth in the Little House Books

pp. 127-140

Mildred Taylor's Story of Cassie Logan: A Search for Law and Justice in a Racist Society

pp. 141-160

The Dreaming Picture Books of Chris Van Allsburg

pp. 161-179


When Criticism Comes Alive: я Toys Us?

pp. 181-187

Inspired Lyric, Ponderous Prose, and the Promise of Salvation

pp. 188-192

The Poetics and Politics of Adaptation: Traditional Tales as Children's Literature

pp. 193-198

The Lost Foremother's Spell and Power

pp. 199-204

Louisa May Alcott: Contradictions and Continuities

pp. 205-212

Envisioning Mark Twain through J. D. Stahl

pp. 213-216

Johnny We Hardly Knew Ya

pp. 217-220

New Worlds for Children

pp. 221-225

New Communities from the Margins

pp. 226-228

Limitless Wonder of Story

pp. 229-234

One Was Maurice . . .

pp. 235-240

Dissertations of Note

pp. 241-256

Contributors and Editors

pp. 257-259

Award Applications

p. 261

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