Father's Daughters: Breaking the Ties That Bind

Father's Daughters: Breaking the Ties That Bind

by Maureen Murdock
     
 

Through myth, fairy tales, case studies, and Jungian psychology, best-selling author Maureen Murdock explores the unique relationship between a "father's daughter" and her father, its rewards and pitfalls, and how this idealized relationship affects the mother-daughter bond. This rich analysis examines Beauty and the Beast, Donkeyskin, The Wizard of Oz, King Lear, and… See more details below

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Through myth, fairy tales, case studies, and Jungian psychology, best-selling author Maureen Murdock explores the unique relationship between a "father's daughter" and her father, its rewards and pitfalls, and how this idealized relationship affects the mother-daughter bond. This rich analysis examines Beauty and the Beast, Donkeyskin, The Wizard of Oz, King Lear, and The Handless Maiden to help empower the father's daughter to untangle the ties that bind her to her father and redeem a female vision that is powerful and nurturing.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781882670314
Publisher:
Spring Journal
Publication date:
12/28/2005
Pages:
242
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.63(d)

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