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Rediscovering Nancy Drew

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Publisher Comments:

Probes the character's impact on popular culture and feminism

Book News Annotation:

A collection of 17 essays by Mexican philosophers and historians of science, three examining science in the country itself, but the others considering social studies, the natural sciences, and mathematics in general. The topics include logic in Mexico, Gabino Barreda and the introduction of Darwinism in Mexico, psychoanalysis and Marxism, the development of the concept of genetic mutation and its evolutionary implications, Galileo's use of idealized laws in physics, the relations of Hilbert's second and tenth problems, three metaphysical these on mathematical philosophy, and Wittgenstein on mathematical proof.
Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Synopsis:

This lively collaboration of essays by and interviews with mystery writers, collectors, publishers, librarians, scholars, journalists, and fans presents a spirited, informative study of the history, development, and cultural influence of the youth-fiction series.

Description:

Includes bibliographical references (p. 253-269) and index.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780877455011
Editor:
Dyer, Carolyn S.
Editor:
Romalov, Nancy Tillman
Edited by:
Carolyn Stewart Dyer
Edited by:
Nancy Tillman Romalov
Author:
Carolyn Stewart Dyer
Author:
Romalov, Nancy Tillman
Author:
Dyer, Carolyn Stewart
Publisher:
University Of Iowa Press
Location:
Iowa City :
Subject:
History
Subject:
Literature
Subject:
Women Authors
Subject:
Children's Literature
Subject:
Girls
Subject:
Mystery & Detective Fiction
Subject:
Women and literature
Subject:
Feminism and literature
Subject:
Young adult fiction
Subject:
Detective and mystery stories, American
Subject:
Young adult fiction, American
Subject:
Series
Subject:
Stratemeyer, Edward
Subject:
Teenage girls in literature.
Subject:
Young adult fiction -- Publishing.
Subject:
Drew, Nancy
Subject:
Feminist fiction, American
Subject:
Children's Literature - General
Edition Description:
1
Series Volume:
9934.
Publication Date:
19950501
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
297
Dimensions:
9 x 6 x 0.9 in

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"Synopsis" by , This lively collaboration of essays by and interviews with mystery writers, collectors, publishers, librarians, scholars, journalists, and fans presents a spirited, informative study of the history, development, and cultural influence of the youth-fiction series.
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