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Author Knapp, Bettina Liebowitz, 1926-2010.

Title French fairy tales : a Jungian approach / Bettina L. Knapp
Published Albany : State University of New York Press, [2003]
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Description 1 online resource (viii, 393 pages)
Series SUNY series in psychoanalysis and culture
SUNY series in psychoanalysis and culture.
Contents Machine generated contents note: Pt. I Middle Ages: Feudalism and "La Societe Courtoise" -- Ch. 1 Melusine: "The Beauty of Things is Fleet and Swift" -- Pt. II Seventeenth Century: "Le Grand Siecle" -- Ch. 2 Charles Perrault's Multi-Veined Donkey Skin, Sleeping Beauty, and Bluebeard -- Ch. 3 Mme d'Aulnoy's The Bluebird -- Metamorphosis, an Unconscious Readjustment -- Pt. III Eighteenth Century: "L'Esprit Philosophique" -- Ch. 4 Denis Diderot's The White Bird -- As Holy Ghost/Holy Spirit -- Ch. 5 Was Jean-Jacques Rousseau's The Fantastic Queen Merely a Tongue-in-Cheek Fairy Tale? -- Pt. IV Nineteenth Century: "Le Romantisme" -- Esthetic and Utilitarian -- Ch. 6 Charles Nodier's The Crumb Fairy -- A Sacred Marriage of Sun and Moon -- Ch. 7 Theophile Gautier's Parapsychological Hetaera/Fairy: Arria Marcella -- Ch. 8 Countess Sophie De Segur's Rosette -- A Manichean Merry-Go-Round -- Ch. 9 George Sand's The Castle Of Crooked Peak -- The Topography of Memory Manipulation -- Ch. 10 Maurice Maeterlinck's Pelleas and Melisande -- The Dying Complex -- Pt. V Twentieth Century: Slaughter/Science/Spirituality -- Ch. 11 Jean Cocteau's Beauty and the Beast -- "The Plucking of a Rose" -- Ch. 12 Andree Chedid's The Suspended Heart -- The Mystery of Being
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 367-379) and index
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Subject Jung, C. G. (Carl Gustav), 1875-1961.
Fairy tales -- France.
Psychoanalysis and fairy tales -- France.
Symbolism in fairy tales -- France.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2002020901
ISBN 079145469X (alk. paper)
0791454703 (paperback; alk. paper)
1417520337 (electronic bk.)
9780791454695 (alk. paper)
9780791454701 (paperback; alk. paper)
9781417520336 (electronic bk.)