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The uses of enchantment : the meaning and importance of fairy tales, Bruno Bettelheim

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The uses of enchantment : the meaning and importance of fairy tales
Title
The uses of enchantment
Title remainder
the meaning and importance of fairy tales
Statement of responsibility
Bruno Bettelheim
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Discusses how fairy tales educate, support, and liberate the emotions of children
Cataloging source
SLC
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Bettelheim, Bruno
Index
index present
LC call number
GR550
LC item number
.B47 1989
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Fairy tales
  • Psychoanalysis and fairy tales
  • Folklore and children
  • Children's stories
  • Children
Label
The uses of enchantment : the meaning and importance of fairy tales, Bruno Bettelheim
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Originally published in hardcover in the United States by Alfred A Knopf, Inc., New York, in 1976, and subsequently in paperback by Vintage Books, in 1989." --title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [325]-328) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
PART ONE: A POCKETFUL OF MAGIC. Life divined from the inside -- "The Fisherman and the Jinny": fairy tale compared to fable -- Fairy tale versus myth: optimism versus pessimism -- "The Three Little Pigs": pleasure principle versus reality principle -- The child's need for magic -- Vicarious satisfaction versus conscious recognition -- The importance of externalization: fantasy figures and events -- Transformations: the fantasy of the Wicked Stepmother -- Bringing order into chaos -- "The Queen Bee": Achieving integration -- "Brother and Sister": unifying our duel nature -- "Sindbad the Seaman and Sindbad the Porter": fancy versus reality -- The frame story of "Thousand and One Nights" -- Tales of two brothers -- "The Three Languages": building integration -- "The Three Feathers": the youngest child as simpleton -- Oedipal conflicts and resolutions -- The knight in shining armor and the damsel in distress -- Fear of fantasy: why were fairy tales outlawed? -- Transcending infancy with the help of fantasy -- "The Goose Girl": achieving autonomy -- Fantasy, recovery, escape, and consolation -- On the telling of fairy tales -- PART TWO: IN FAIRY LAND. Hansel and Gretel -- Little Red Riding Hood -- Jack and the Beanstalk -- The Jealous Queen in "Snow White" and the myth of Oedipus -- Snow White -- Goldilocks and the Three Bears -- The Sleeping Beauty -- Cinderella -- The animal-groom cycle of fairy tales
Control code
ocm19804609
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
Vintage Books ed.
Extent
328, xi pages
Isbn
9780679723936
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 957360
  • (Sirsi) o19804609
  • (OCoLC)19804609
Label
The uses of enchantment : the meaning and importance of fairy tales, Bruno Bettelheim
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Originally published in hardcover in the United States by Alfred A Knopf, Inc., New York, in 1976, and subsequently in paperback by Vintage Books, in 1989." --title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [325]-328) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
PART ONE: A POCKETFUL OF MAGIC. Life divined from the inside -- "The Fisherman and the Jinny": fairy tale compared to fable -- Fairy tale versus myth: optimism versus pessimism -- "The Three Little Pigs": pleasure principle versus reality principle -- The child's need for magic -- Vicarious satisfaction versus conscious recognition -- The importance of externalization: fantasy figures and events -- Transformations: the fantasy of the Wicked Stepmother -- Bringing order into chaos -- "The Queen Bee": Achieving integration -- "Brother and Sister": unifying our duel nature -- "Sindbad the Seaman and Sindbad the Porter": fancy versus reality -- The frame story of "Thousand and One Nights" -- Tales of two brothers -- "The Three Languages": building integration -- "The Three Feathers": the youngest child as simpleton -- Oedipal conflicts and resolutions -- The knight in shining armor and the damsel in distress -- Fear of fantasy: why were fairy tales outlawed? -- Transcending infancy with the help of fantasy -- "The Goose Girl": achieving autonomy -- Fantasy, recovery, escape, and consolation -- On the telling of fairy tales -- PART TWO: IN FAIRY LAND. Hansel and Gretel -- Little Red Riding Hood -- Jack and the Beanstalk -- The Jealous Queen in "Snow White" and the myth of Oedipus -- Snow White -- Goldilocks and the Three Bears -- The Sleeping Beauty -- Cinderella -- The animal-groom cycle of fairy tales
Control code
ocm19804609
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
Vintage Books ed.
Extent
328, xi pages
Isbn
9780679723936
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 957360
  • (Sirsi) o19804609
  • (OCoLC)19804609

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