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Title Fairy tales and the art of subversion : the classical genre for children and the process of civilization / Jack Zipes.
Publication Info. New York : Routledge, 2006.
Edition 2nd ed.

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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 227-237) and index.
Contents Acknowledgments -- Preface to the Second Edition -- 1. Fairy-tale discourse : towards a social history of the genre -- 2. The origins of the fairy tale in Italy : Straparola and Basile -- 3. Setting standards for civilization through fairy tales : Charles Perrault and the subversive role of women writers -- 4. Who's afraid of the Brothers Grimm? : socialization and politicization through fairy tales -- 5. Hans Christian Andersen and the discourse of the dominated -- 6. Inverting and subverting the world with hope : the fairy tales of George MacDonald, Oscar Wilde and L. Frank Baum -- 7. The fight over fairy-tale discourse : family, friction, and socialization in the Weimar Republic and Nazi Germany -- 8. The liberating potential of the fantastic in contemporary fairy tales for children -- 9. Walt Disney's civilizing mission : from revolution to restoration -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI Available via World Wide Web.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Fairy tales -- History and criticism.
Children -- Books and reading.
Moral development.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
Related To Original 0415976693 9780415976695 0415976707 9780415976701 (DLC) 2005031323
ISBN 9780203959824 (electronic bk.)
0203959825 (electronic bk.)
UPC # 9780415976701
OCLC # EBC292385
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