The Research Connection Young Adult Literature in the 21st Century: Moving Beyond Traditional Constraints and Conventions

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A t the dawn of the twentyfirst century, young adult literature looks very different than it did fifty years ago. Indeed, fifty years ago, we were just getting started with the likes of Salinger’s The Catcher In The Rye (1951), with Hinton’s The Outsiders (1967), Zindel’s The Pigman (1968), and Cormier’s The Choco­ late War (1974) still a gleam in the eye… (More)

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@inproceedings{Kaplan2005TheRC, title={The Research Connection Young Adult Literature in the 21st Century: Moving Beyond Traditional Constraints and Conventions}, author={Jeffrey S. Kaplan}, year={2005} }