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The Resource "And they are still living happily ever after" : anthropology, cultural history, and interpretation of fairy tales, Lutz Röhrich; translated from the German by Paul Washbourne, edited by Wolfgang Mieder and Sabine Wienker-Piepho

"And they are still living happily ever after" : anthropology, cultural history, and interpretation of fairy tales, Lutz Röhrich; translated from the German by Paul Washbourne, edited by Wolfgang Mieder and Sabine Wienker-Piepho

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"And they are still living happily ever after" : anthropology, cultural history, and interpretation of fairy tales
Title
"And they are still living happily ever after"
Title remainder
anthropology, cultural history, and interpretation of fairy tales
Statement of responsibility
Lutz Röhrich; translated from the German by Paul Washbourne, edited by Wolfgang Mieder and Sabine Wienker-Piepho
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Language
  • eng
  • ger
  • eng
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MEU
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Röhrich, Lutz
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GR550
LC item number
.R6313 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1946-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Washbourne, Paul
  • Mieder, Wolfgang
  • Wienker-Piepho, Sabine
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  • Fairy tales
  • Fairy tales
  • Fairy tales
Label
"And they are still living happily ever after" : anthropology, cultural history, and interpretation of fairy tales, Lutz Röhrich; translated from the German by Paul Washbourne, edited by Wolfgang Mieder and Sabine Wienker-Piepho
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 399-429) and index
Contents
I. Stations of life. Fairy tales for children or children in the fairy tales? ; Love and eroticism ; Wedding and marriage ; Power and frailty of the elderly ; Death and the dead ; The journey into the world beyond -- II. Figures and motifs. Princesses and mothers, stepmothers and witches: the image of the woman ; The king and the world of the court ; Tales of animals and their portrayal as human beings ; Rich and poor, money, gold and happiness ; Laughter ; Cruelty, brutality and fear ; "Erlösung" - redemption, disenchantment, salvation, liberation -- III. Case studies. Snow White ; The great beast with the man's head and other riddle tales ; Tom Tit Tot - Ricdin Ricdon - Rumpelstiltskin ; The griffin - an alemanic fairy tale ; "The king's new clothes" and other stories about humiliated rulers ; The frog king: the reception of a fairy tale and its changes up to the present day -- IV. History and methods of research. The fairy story in the German-speaking countries - compilation and research ; How old are our fairy tales? Cultural-historical considerations ; The psychological approach: the interpretation and meaning of fairy tales
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
442 p.
Isbn
9780981712208
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(pbk.)
Lccn
2008277921
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ill.
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  • (OCoLC)240407661
  • (OCoLC)ocn240407661
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"And they are still living happily ever after" : anthropology, cultural history, and interpretation of fairy tales, Lutz Röhrich; translated from the German by Paul Washbourne, edited by Wolfgang Mieder and Sabine Wienker-Piepho
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 399-429) and index
Contents
I. Stations of life. Fairy tales for children or children in the fairy tales? ; Love and eroticism ; Wedding and marriage ; Power and frailty of the elderly ; Death and the dead ; The journey into the world beyond -- II. Figures and motifs. Princesses and mothers, stepmothers and witches: the image of the woman ; The king and the world of the court ; Tales of animals and their portrayal as human beings ; Rich and poor, money, gold and happiness ; Laughter ; Cruelty, brutality and fear ; "Erlösung" - redemption, disenchantment, salvation, liberation -- III. Case studies. Snow White ; The great beast with the man's head and other riddle tales ; Tom Tit Tot - Ricdin Ricdon - Rumpelstiltskin ; The griffin - an alemanic fairy tale ; "The king's new clothes" and other stories about humiliated rulers ; The frog king: the reception of a fairy tale and its changes up to the present day -- IV. History and methods of research. The fairy story in the German-speaking countries - compilation and research ; How old are our fairy tales? Cultural-historical considerations ; The psychological approach: the interpretation and meaning of fairy tales
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
442 p.
Isbn
9780981712208
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2008277921
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)240407661
  • (OCoLC)ocn240407661

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