The Witch Must Die: the Hidden Meaning of Fairy Tales: The Hidden Meaning of Fairy Tales

The Witch Must Die: the Hidden Meaning of Fairy Tales: The Hidden Meaning of Fairy Tales

by Sheldon Cashdan
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0465008968

ISBN-13: 9780465008964

Pub. Date: 07/28/2000

Publisher: Basic Books


In The Witch Must Die, Sheldon Cashdan explores how fairy tales help children deal with psychological conflicts by projecting their own internal struggles between good and evil onto the battles enacted by the characters in the stories. Not since Bettelheim's The Uses of Enchantment has the underlying significance of fantasy and fairy tales been so insightfully and

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In The Witch Must Die, Sheldon Cashdan explores how fairy tales help children deal with psychological conflicts by projecting their own internal struggles between good and evil onto the battles enacted by the characters in the stories. Not since Bettelheim's The Uses of Enchantment has the underlying significance of fantasy and fairy tales been so insightfully and entertainingly mined.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780465008964
Publisher:
Basic Books
Publication date:
07/28/2000
Pages:
283
Sales rank:
1,228,400
Product dimensions:
5.32(w) x 7.92(h) x 0.88(d)
Lexile:
1150L (what's this?)

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