Reading Contemporary Picturebooks

This work analyzes how picture books work, the role of picture books in learning to read, how children make meaning from pictures and how teachers can make best use of picture books in the classroom.

Reading Contemporary Picturebooks

This work analyzes how picture books work, the role of picture books in learning to read, how children make meaning from pictures and how teachers can make best use of picture books in the classroom.

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Medieval Texts and Images
Language: en
Pages: 248
Authors: Margaret M. Manion, Bernard J. Muir
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-07-12 - Publisher: Routledge

Originally published in 1991, Medieval Texts and Images is a collection of essays which critically examines medieval manuscripts. The book contains a wide range of contributions, the first examines the relationship of the Légende Dorée and its relationship to the aristocratic patrons who commissioned these manuscripts; the second scrutinises the
Nursing the Image
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Julia Hallam
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-12-06 - Publisher: Routledge

Ideas of 'nursing' and 'nurses' carry a powerful social charge. The image of the nurse continues to be a symbol of caring and of duty at the same time as it projects a view of femininity, 'stereotypical' in its gender relations. How has this image come to be constructed? An
Reading Texts and Images
Language: en
Pages: 337
Authors: Margaret M. Manion, Thomas Kren
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002 - Publisher: Liverpool University Press

This collection of fourteen essays is in honour of Margaret Manion, Herald Professor of Fine Art at the University of Melbourne, and is based on a series of conference papers. Covering more than nine centuries of western European art, the contributors discuss a broad range of topics.
Learning to Read in the Late Ottoman Empire and the Early Turkish Republic
Language: en
Pages: 247
Authors: B. Fortna
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-10-10 - Publisher: Springer

An exploration of the ways in which children learned and were taught to read, against the background of the transition from Ottoman Empire to Turkish Republic. This study gives us a fresh perspective on the transition from empire to republic by showing us the ways that reading was central to
Words and Images on the Screen
Language: en
Pages: 405
Authors: Ágnes Pethő
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-03-26 - Publisher: Cambridge Scholars Publishing

The screen has never been merely a canvas for the images to be displayed but also – to quote Jean-Luc Godard – “a blank page”, a surface for inscriptions and a “stage” for all kinds of linguistic occurrences be their audible or visual. Word did not come into the world