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Title The irresistible fairy tale [electronic resource] : the cultural and social history of a genre / Jack Zipes.
Publication Info. Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, c2012.

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 Libraries Electronic Books  ELECTRONIC BOOK-Ebook Central    AVAIL. ONLINE
Description 1 online resource.
Note Description based on print version record.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 209-226) and index.
Contents The cultural evolution of storytelling and fairy tales: human communication and memetics -- The meaning of fairy tale within the evolution of culture -- Remaking "Bluebeard", or Good-bye to Perrault -- Witch as Fairy/Fairy as witch: unfathomable Baba Yagas -- The tales of innocent persecuted heroines and their neglected female storytellers and collectors -- Giuseppe Pitrè and the great collectors of folk tales in the nineteenth century -- Fairy-tale collisions, or the Explosion of a genre.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Perth, W.A. Available via World Wide Web.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Fairy tales -- History and criticism.
Fairy tales -- Social aspects.
Added Author Ebooks Corporation
Related To Original 9780691153384 0691153388 (DLC) 2011040188
ISBN 1400841828 (electronic bk.)
9781400841820 (electronic bk.)
9780691153384 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0691153388 (hardcover : alk. paper)
OCLC # EBC864785
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