eBook Women's Issues in Margaret Atwood's The Handmaid's Tale, 1st Edition

  • David Nelson
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  • ISBN-10: 0737764481
  • ISBN-13: 9780737764482
  • DDC: 813.54
  • 158 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2012 | Published/Released December 2011
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2012
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About

Overview

Social Issues in Literature meets the need for materials supporting curriculum integration. Each title in this distinctive new series examines an important literary work or body of work through the lens of a major social issue.

Each volume presents biographical and critical information on the author, viewpoints on the social issue portrayed in the book, and contemporary assessments of the social issue as well as a chronology of important dates in the author's life, discussion questions, a guide to additional literary works that focus on the same social issue, a bibliography for further research and a thorough subject index.

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Features and Benefits

  • Includes biographical and critical information about the author; secondary excerpts offering both historical and contemporary views of the highlighted social issue; a timeline of the author's life; a "For Further Reading" section of other works.

Reviews

"this series focuses on how social issues have been presented in classic literature. These books provide a unique perspective to the United States' social issues both past and present." --ARBA, March 2009

— ARBA

Meet the Author

Author Bio

David Nelson

David Nelson is a developer at Purdue University where he specializes in the development of educational games. He is currently leading a team of developers creating mobile games as part of an educational grant. He is also serving as a game-play and tool programmer on a grant from the National Science Foundation aimed at creating PC-based educational games. David is working on a B.S. in Computer Graphics Technology and a B.S. in Computer Science at Purdue University.