The Child That Haunts Us : Symbols and Images in Fairytale and Miniature Literature.

By: Hancock, SusanMaterial type: TextTextPublisher: London : Taylor and Francis, 2016Copyright date: ©2009Description: 1 online resource (120 pages)Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9781317723707Subject(s): Fairy tales - Psychological aspectsGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: The Child That Haunts Us : Symbols and Images in Fairytale and Miniature LiteratureDDC classification: 150.1954 LOC classification: PN1009.5.P78H36 2009Online resources: Click here to view book
Contents:
Cover -- Half Title -- Title Page -- Copyright Page -- Dedication -- Table of Contents -- Acknowledgements -- 1 Introduction -- Aspects of 'the child' -- Jungian psychoanalytic criticism as it may be applied to fantasy children's literature -- 'The child' in children's literature -- Miniature characters and worlds -- Part I -- Foreword to Part I -- 2 Fairytale manikins -- Tom Thumb -- Issun-boshi -- 3 Nineteenth-century female miniatures -- Thumbelina -- Mopsa -- Afterword to Part I -- Part II -- Foreword to Part II -- 4 Odysseys and the Motherland -- Nils Holgersson -- The Little Grey Men -- 5 Post-war Britain and Europe -- Arrietty -- Maxie Pichelsteiner -- 6 Suffering children -- Lilliputians and Korobokkuru -- 7 Conclusion -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index.
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Cover -- Half Title -- Title Page -- Copyright Page -- Dedication -- Table of Contents -- Acknowledgements -- 1 Introduction -- Aspects of 'the child' -- Jungian psychoanalytic criticism as it may be applied to fantasy children's literature -- 'The child' in children's literature -- Miniature characters and worlds -- Part I -- Foreword to Part I -- 2 Fairytale manikins -- Tom Thumb -- Issun-boshi -- 3 Nineteenth-century female miniatures -- Thumbelina -- Mopsa -- Afterword to Part I -- Part II -- Foreword to Part II -- 4 Odysseys and the Motherland -- Nils Holgersson -- The Little Grey Men -- 5 Post-war Britain and Europe -- Arrietty -- Maxie Pichelsteiner -- 6 Suffering children -- Lilliputians and Korobokkuru -- 7 Conclusion -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index.

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Susan Hancock supervises postgraduate students at the National Centre for Research in Children's Literature, Roehampton University, London. She has worked in the field of Children's Literature studies and children's reading for over ten years, having a particular interest in psychoanalytic criticism. A member of the International Association for Jungian Studies, Susan's recent publications relate to Jungian readings of fantasy fiction.

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