Utopia and dystopia

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An encyclopaedia entry about the notions of utopia and dystopia in children's literature. Specifically focused on the way these concepts were used in literature during the Cold War and how this use has changed post the Cold War era.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationThe Oxford encyclopedia of children’s literature
Place of PublicationNew York
PublisherOxford University Press
Number of pages1
ISBN (Print)9780195146561
Publication statusPublished - 2006


  • utopia
  • dystopia
  • fiction, young adult
  • Cold War era
  • fantasy
  • science fiction


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