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By Kerry Mallan,Clare Bradford

Bringing jointly best and rising students, this booklet argues for the importance of concept for examining texts written and produced for teens. Integrating views from throughout feminism, ecocriticism, postcolonialism and poststructuralism, it demonstrates how those tell ways to various modern literature and film.

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