The Uses of Enchantment: The Meaning and Importance of Fairy Tales

Bruno Bettelheim (Author)
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Description

Wicked stepmothers and beautiful princesses ... magic forests and enchanted towers ... little pigs and big bad wolves ... Fairy tales have been an integral part of childhood for hundreds of years. But what do they really mean?

In this award-winning work of criticism, renowned psychoanalyst Dr Bruno Bettelheim presents a thought provoking and stimulating exploration of the best-known fairy stories. He reveals the true content of the stories and shows how children can use them to cope with their baffling emotions and anxieties.

Product Details

Price
£10.99  £10.22
Publisher
Penguin Books Ltd
Publish Date
25 April 1991
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9780140137279

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