Head injuries in nursery rhymes: evidence of a dangerous subtext in children's literature Alan King

Giles, Sarah M.; Shea, Sarah
December 2003
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;12/9/2003, Vol. 169 Issue 12, p1294
Academic Journal
Discusses the results of a study, which explored the prevalence of head injuries in nursery rhymes. Examples of nursery rhymes in which head injury was mentioned or suggested; Issues addressed in the examination of the nursery rhymes; Themes of the nursery rhymes included in the study.


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