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Title Nancy Drew and company : culture, gender, and girls' series / edited by Sherrie A. Inness.
Imprint Bowling Green, OH : Bowling Green State University Popular Press, [1997]
©1997

LOCATION CALL # STATUS MESSAGE
 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  PS374.G55 N36 1997    AVAILABLE  
LOCATION CALL # STATUS MESSAGE
 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  PS374.G55 N36 1997    AVAILABLE  
Subject Drew, Nancy (Fictitious character)
Children's stories, American -- History and criticism.
Children's literature in series -- Bibliography.
Popular culture -- United States -- History.
Girls -- Books and reading -- United States.
Sex role in literature.
Girls in literature.
Alt Name Inness, Sherrie A.
Description ix, 193 pages ; 24 cm
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The whole of the moon : L.M. Montgomery's Anne of Green Gables series / K.L. Poe -- Gender, class, and domesticity in the Isabel Carleton series / Kathleen Chamberlain -- Community and character : a comparison of Josephine Lawrence's Linda Lane series and classic orphan fiction / Deidre A. Johnson -- Mobile and modern heroines : early twentieth-century girls' automobile series / Nancy Tillman Romalov -- Girl Scouts, Camp Fire Girls, and Woodcraft Girls : the ideology of girls' scouting novels, 1910-1935 / Sherrie A. Inness -- A companion to history : Maud Hart Lovelaces's Betsy-Tacy books / Maureen E. Reed -- "You are needed, desperately needed!" : Cherry Ames in World War II ; The secret of the feminist heroine : the search for values in Nancy Drew and Judy Bolton / Sally E. Parry -- Nancy Drew as new girl wonder : solving it all for the 1930s / Deborah L. Siegel.
ISBN 0879727357 (clothbound)
0879727365 (pbk.)
OCLC # 35961336
Table of Contents
 Acknowledgments 
 Introduction1
1The Whole of the Moon: L. M. Montgomery's Anne of Green Gables Series / K. L. Poe15
2Gender, Class, and Domesticity in the Isabel Carleton Series / Kathleen Chamberlain37
3Community and Character: A Comparison of Josephine Lawrence's Linda Lane Series and Classic Orphan Fiction / Deidre A. Johnson59
4Mobile and Modern Heroines: Early Twentieth-Century Girls' Automobile Series / Nancy Tillman Romalov75
5Girl Scouts, Camp Fire Girls, and Woodcraft Girls: The Ideology of Girls' Scouting Novels, 1910-1935 / Sherrie A. Inness89
6A Companion to History: Maud Hart Lovelace's Betsy-Tacy Books / Maureen E. Reed101
7"You are needed, desperately needed!": Cherry Ames in World War II / Sally E. Parry129
8The Secret of the Feminist Heroine: The Search for Values in Nancy Drew and Judy Bolton / Sally E. Parry145
9Nancy Drew As New Girl Wonder: Solving It All for the 1930s / Deborah L. Siegel159
 Contributors183
 Index187


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