Given these aspects of the children's book and its undoubtedly influential role, we decided to adopt an approach to the characters and their interactions that would take into account both images and text — just as a child, in building up a character, selects and memorizes both iconic and verbal indicators — and the changes they undergo depending on the age of the readers.
Chombart de Lauwe Marie-José, Bellan Claude,"Typologie des personnages d'enfant dans la littérature d'enfance et de jeunesse", in Cahiers de littérature générale et comparée, no. We thus selected books. Two important observations can be made: the mother interacts more with the children, and sons get more attention.
Moi, à leur place, la question que je me poserais serait plutôt celle de la présence dudit être aimé également sur le même réseau. Without the concept of gender, it is impossible to account for the observed differences or to analyze the systems of value-laden, prescribed and hierarchical relations between the masculine and the feminine in their social and cultural dimensions.
Families of four children or more are twice as frequent among humanized animals as among humans.