Interactive Books: Playful Media before Pop-Ups

Interactive Books: Playful Media before Pop-Ups

by Jacqueline Reid-Walsh

NOOK Book(eBook)

$48.49 $54.95 Save 12% Current price is $48.49, Original price is $54.95. You Save 12%.
View All Available Formats & Editions

Available on Compatible NOOK Devices and the free NOOK Apps.
WANT A NOOK?  Explore Now

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781135098148
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 09/27/2017
Series: Children's Literature and Culture
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 254
File size: 5 MB

About the Author

Jacqueline Reid-Walsh is Associate Professor of Education, Language & Literacy Education, and Women's Studies at Pennsylvania State University, US.

Table of Contents


List of Figures


Part I: Historical and Cultural Contexts and Theoretical Issues

Chapter 1. Texts and Contexts for Movable Books

Chapter 2. 17th- to 19th-century Children’s Domestic Practices: "Activities" and "Rational Recreations" as Historical "DIY Culture"

Part II: 17th- to 19th-century Turn-up Books: Religion, Morality, and Entertainment on Interactive Paper Platforms

Chapter 3. Movable Religious Lessons and Subversion by Design

Chapter 4. Allegorical Metamorphoses and Antic Transformations

Chapter 5. Child-made Religious Turn-up Books: Child Interactors as DIY Producers

Part III: Enacting Domesticated and Fantastical Adventures: 19th-century Movables before the "Stand-up" Book

Chapter 6. Fuller Paper-doll Books: Playing across Gender and Genre

Chapter 7. English Toy Theaters: Staging Miniature Melodramatic Spectacles

Chapter 8. Elaborate Movable Books in Two and Three Dimensions: Activity and Agency Enhanced and Restricted.

Chapter 9. Conclusion: Contemporary "Pop-up" Books: Activity and Agency Reformulated



Customer Reviews

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See All Customer Reviews