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  Volume 12, Number 2, December 1988

Table of Contents

The Fairy Tale

The Changing Function of the Fairy Tale

pp. 7-31

The "Abandoning Impulse" in Human Parents

pp. 32-46

Mothers, Monsters, and Morals in Victorian Fairy Tales

pp. 47-60

Carlo Collodi As Translator: From Fairy Tale to Folk Tale

pp. 61-73

Beauty And The Beast: Visions and Revisions of an Old Tale: 1950-1985

pp. 74-111

The French Fairy-Tale Conspiracy

pp. 112-120

Adapting the Fairy Tale for Hawaii's Children

pp. 121-134

Beyond Disney: Reading and Writing Traditional and Alternative Fairy Tales

pp. 135-150

Astrid Lindgren's The Robber's Daughter: A Twentieth-Century Fairy Tale

pp. 151-164

Magical Medievalism and the Fairy Tale in Susan Cooper's The Dark Is Rising Sequence

pp. 165-177

The Princess of Power: Socializing Our Daughters Through TV, Toys, and Tradition

pp. 178-192

Gold into Straw: Fairy Tale Movies for Children and the Culture Industry

pp. 193-207

Confessions of a Fairy-Tale Lover

pp. 208-223


Life at The Squirrel Inn: Rediscovering Frank Stockton

pp. 224-239

The Hard Facts about the Bad Girls

pp. 240-243

Professional Notes and Announcements

pp. 244-246

Contributors' Notes

pp. 247-250

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