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Fairy Tales and the Art of Subversion: The Classical Genre for Children and the Process of Civilization

Fairy Tales and the Art of Subversion

The Classical Genre for Children and the Process of Civilization

Routledge (2006)
US$25.95

The fairy tale may be one of the most important cultural and social influences on children's lives....

When Dreams Came True: Classical Fairy Tales and Their Tradition

When Dreams Came True

Classical Fairy Tales and Their Tradition

US$38.95

For centuries fairy tales have been a powerful mode of passing cultural values onto our children,...

Why Fairy Tales Stick: The Evolution and Relevance of a Genre

Why Fairy Tales Stick

The Evolution and Relevance of a Genre

Routledge (2006)
US$26.95

Explores the question of why some fairy tales ''work'' and others don't, why the fairy tale is...

Breaking the Magic Spell: Radical Theories of Folk and Fairy Tales

Breaking the Magic Spell

Radical Theories of Folk and Fairy Tales

This revised, expanded, and updated edition of the 1979 landmark Breaking the Magic Spell examines...

Speaking Out: Storytelling and Creative Drama for Children

Speaking Out

Storytelling and Creative Drama for Children

US$40.95

In his successful Creative Storytelling , Jack Zipes showed how storytelling is a rich and powerful...

The Golden Age of Folk and Fairy Tales: From the Brothers Grimm to Andrew Lang

The Golden Age of Folk and Fairy Tales

From the Brothers Grimm to Andrew Lang

In the late 18th and early 19th centuries, attitudes toward history and national identity fostered a...

The Irresistible Fairy Tale: The Cultural and Social History of a Genre

The Irresistible Fairy Tale

The Cultural and Social History of a Genre

US$19.97

If there is one genre that has captured the imagination of people in all walks of life throughout...

Fairy Tale as Myth/Myth as Fairy Tale

" Explores the historical rise of the literary fairy tale as genre in the late seventeenth century....

Relentless Progress: The Reconfiguration of Children's Literature, Fairy Tales, and Storytelling

Relentless Progress

The Reconfiguration of Children's Literature, Fairy Tales, and Storytelling

US$41.95

Can fairy tales subvert consumerism? Can fantasy and children's literature counter the homogenizing...

Victorian Fairy Tales: The Revolt of the Fairies and Elves

Victorian Fairy Tales

The Revolt of the Fairies and Elves

US$38.95

First published in 1989. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.