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    Niklas Bengtsson (2009). Sex and Violence in Fairy Tales for Children: Grimm, Jacob, 1785-1863 -- Criticism and Interpretation. Journal of the History of Philosophy 47 (3):15-21.
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  2. R. G. Collingwood (2005). The Philosophy of Enchantment: Studies in Folktale, Cultural Criticism, and Anthropology. Oxford University Press.
    This is the long-awaited publication of a set of writings by the British philosopher, historian, and archaeologist R.G. Collingwood (1889-1943) on critical, anthropological, and cultural themes only hinted at in his previously available work. At the core are six essays on folktale and magic in which Collingwood applies the principles of his philosophy of history to problems in the long-term evolution of human society and culture. The volume opens with three substantial introductory essays by the editors, authorities in their (...)
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    Angelica Nuzzo (2007). Life and Death in the History of Philosophy: Brandom’s Tales of the Mighty Dead. Philosophy and Social Criticism 33 (1):35-53.
    This article discusses the role that history and historiography play in Brandom’s Tales of the Mighty Dead . I claim that Brandom’s attempt to integrate a historical dimension in his inferentialist project fails, and argue that the reason for that failure lies in the misconstruction and misreading of Hegel’s idea of rationality with regard, at least, to two fundamental points: to the Hegelian concept of ‘history’ and to his notion of the ‘social’. The further point that I (...)
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    Mark Miller (2004). Philosophical Chaucer: Love, Sex, and Agency in the Canterbury Tales. Cambridge University Press.
    While most Chaucer critics interested in gender and sexuality have used psychoanalytic theory to analyze Chaucer's poetry, Mark Miller re-examines the links between sexuality and the philosophical analysis of agency in medieval texts such as the Canterbury Tales, Boethius's Consolation of Philosophy, and the Romance of the Rose. Chaucer's philosophical sophistication provides the basis for a new interpretation of the emerging notions of sexual desire and romantic love in the late Middle Ages.
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  5. Dorota Heck (2010). Four Dilemmas: Theory, Criticism, History, Faith: Sketches on the Threshold of Literary Anthropology. Księgarnia Akademicka.
    Dilemma one, Between the theoretical concepts and authorial intention -- Dilemma two, Good manners and eristic -- Dilemma three, Between strangeness and familiarity -- Dilemma four, Between scholarly research and faith.
     
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    Pat O'Connor (1989). Images and Motifs in Children's Fairy Tales. Educational Studies 15 (2):129-144.
    Summary Fairy tales are widely used by teachers and parents in helping children to read. The Ladybird Well?Loved Tales series is particularly popular and widely available in schools and supermarkets. The paper argues that the stereotypical images of women put forward in these tales is one element in contributing to females? negative and stereotypical views of themselves and limited definitions of their identities and roles. It also argues that the consolation implicit in such tales need (...)
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    John Karabelas (2012). Collingwood, Fairy Tales and Totemism: A Historical Study on the Origins of European Religion (and Society). Collingwood and British Idealism Studies 17 (2):203-223.
    This paper suggests that Collingwood's fairy tales writings can be read as a historical study on the origins of European religion. His interest in fairy tales belongs to a clear tradition, whose members include John Ruskin, Benedetto Croce and most importantly Giambattista Vico, that realised the potential of fairy tales as evidence for historical knowledge. In this context fairy tales should be understood as myths that are not symbols but truthful, poetically expressed, (...)
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    Thomas Richard Fahy (ed.) (2010). The Philosophy of Horror. University Press of Kentucky.
    Inviting readers to ponder this genre's various manifestations since the late 1700s, this collection of probing essays allows fans and philosophy buffs alike to ...
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  9. Andrew Smith (2000). Gothic Radicalism: Literature, Philosophy, and Psychoanalysis in the Nineteenth Century. St. Martin's Press.
    Applying ideas drawn from contemporary critical theory, this book historicizes psychoanalysis through a new and significant theorization of the Gothic. The central premise is that the nineteenth-century Gothic produced a radical critique of accounts of sublimity and Freudian psychoanalysis. This book makes a major contribution to an understanding of both the nineteenth century and the Gothic discourse which challenged the dominant ideas of that period. Writers explored include Mary Shelley, Edgar Allan Poe, Robert Louis Stevenson, and Bram Stoker.
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    Jan M. Ziolkowski (1992). A Fairy Tale From Before Fairy Tales: Egbert of Liege's “De Puella a Lupellis Seruata” and the Medieval Background of “Little Red Riding Hood”. Speculum 67 (3):549-575.
    One vivid description of folktale research, still applicable although more than a half century old, reads, “Folktale study is like a desert journey, where the only landmarks are the bleached bones of earlier theories.” Because theories have proven to be so ephemeral in comparison with the tales themselves , it might seem prudent to place more stock in the tales and less in the theories or at least to take an eclectic approach toward theorizing so as to hedge (...)
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    Michael Laing (2011). Sam Kean: The Disappearing Spoon: And Other True Tales of Madness, Love, and the History of the World From the Periodic Table of the Elements. [REVIEW] Foundations of Chemistry 13 (1):77-77.
    Sam Kean: The disappearing spoon: and other true tales of madness, love, and the history of the world from the periodic table of the elements Content Type Journal Article Pages 77-77 DOI 10.1007/s10698-010-9101-x Authors Michael Laing, School of Pure and Applied Chemistry, University of KwaZulu-Natal, Durban, 4041 South Africa Journal Foundations of Chemistry Online ISSN 1572-8463 Print ISSN 1386-4238 Journal Volume Volume 13 Journal Issue Volume 13, Number 1.
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    Martin Cohen (2008). Philosophical Tales: Being an Alternative History Revealing the Characters, the Plots, and the Hidden Scenes That Make Up the True Story of Philosophy. Blackwell Pub..
    Did Plato really write those Socratic Dialogues – or was it Socrates after all? Why is it doubtful that Descartes ever really uttered, “I think, therefore I am”? And what did Sartre ever have against waiters, anyway? The history of philosophy is filled with great tales – many of them fictions, misrepresentations, falsehoods, lies and fibs. Or are they just misstatements, prevarications, and narratives not entirely based on fact? In the true spirit of a broad philosophical debate, Philosophical (...)
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    Madhumalati Adhikari (2002). History and Story: Unconventional History in Michael Ondaatje's the English Patient and James A. Michener's Tales of the South Pacific. History and Theory 41 (4):43–55.
    “Literary history” is a cross between conventional history and pure fiction. The resulting hybrid provides access to history that the more conventional sort does not . This claim is demonstrated by an analysis of two novels about World War II, The English Patient by Michael Ondaatje, and Tales of the South Pacific by James Michener. These two very different novels in English are by writers themselves very different from each other, writers from different times, different social (...)
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    Ada Rapoport-Albert (1988). Hagiography with Footnotes: Edifying Tales and the Writing of History in Hasidism. History and Theory 27 (4):119-159.
    The sources to which one has to turn for information about the lives of Hasidic masters belong to the hagiographical tradition. During its first stage of compilation in the early nineteenth century, this tradition preserved much authentic historical and biographical material, in spite of the explicit disavowal of any historiographical intent by its editors. They were apologetic about the publication of "mere tales and histories" whose value lay not in the preservation of historical records but rather in their capacity (...)
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    Joshua Kates (2008). Fielding Derrida: Philosophy, Literary Criticism, History, and the Work of Deconstruction. Fordham University Press.
    Introduction: Fielding Derrida -- Jacques Derrida's early writings : alongside skepticism, phenomenology -- Analytic philosophy, and literary criticism -- Deconstruction as skepticism -- Derrida, Husserl, and the commentators : a developmental approach -- A transcendental sense of death : Derrida and the philosophy of language -- Literary theory's languages : the deconstruction of sense vs. the deconstruction of reference -- Jacques Derrida and the problem of philosophical and political modernity -- Jacob Klein and Jacques Derrida : the problem of (...)
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  16. David Blamers (2013). Grimms' Fairy Tales in English: A Forgotten Edition. Bulletin of the John Rylands Library 89 (2):5 - 13.
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    Shannon Kincaid (2006). The Task of Criticism: Essays on Philosophy, History, and Community, And: The Active Life: Miller's Metaphysics of Democracy. Transactions of the Charles S. Peirce Society 42 (2):289-296.
    Joseph P. Fell, Vincent Colapietro, and Michael J. McGandy, eds., The Task of Criticism: Essays on Philosophy, History, and Community , ; and Michael J. McGandy, The Active Life: Miller's Metaphysics of Democracy.
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    Elizabeth Bolton (2016). Meaning-Making Across Disparate Realities: A New Cognitive Model for the Personality-Integrating Response to Fairy Tales. Semiotica 2016 (213):397-418.
    Name der Zeitschrift: Semiotica Jahrgang: 2016 Heft: 213 Seiten: 397-418.
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    Gunnar Andersson (1994). Criticism and the History of Science: Kuhn's, Lakatos's, and Feyrabend's Criticisms of Critical Rationalism. E.J. Brill.
    In "Criticism and the History of Science" Karl Popper's falsificationist conception of science is developed and defended against criticisms raised by Thomas ...
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  20. Martin Cohen & Raul Gonzalez (2009). Philosophical Tales: Being an Alternative History Revealing the Characters, the Plots, and the Hidden Scenes That Make Up the True Story of Philosophy. Wiley-Blackwell.
    Enlightening and entertaining, _Philosophical Tales_ examines a few of the fascinating biographical details of history’s greatest philosophers and highlights their contributions to the field. By applying the true philosophical approach to philosophy itself, the text provides us with a refreshing 'alternative history' of philosophy. Opens up new philosophical debate by applying the true philosophical approach to philosophy itself Provides summaries of the most celebrated and philosophically interesting tales, their backgrounds, and assessments of the leading players Explores philosophers (...)
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  21. Martin Cohen & Raul Gonzalez (2009). Philosophical Tales: Being an Alternative History Revealing the Characters, the Plots, and the Hidden Scenes That Make Up the True Story of Philosophy. Wiley-Blackwell.
    Enlightening and entertaining, _Philosophical Tales_ examines a few of the fascinating biographical details of history’s greatest philosophers and highlights their contributions to the field. By applying the true philosophical approach to philosophy itself, the text provides us with a refreshing 'alternative history' of philosophy. Opens up new philosophical debate by applying the true philosophical approach to philosophy itself Provides summaries of the most celebrated and philosophically interesting tales, their backgrounds, and assessments of the leading players Explores philosophers (...)
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  22. Martin Cohen & Raul Gonzalez (2008). Philosophical Tales: Being an Alternative History Revealing the Characters, the Plots, and the Hidden Scenes That Make Up the True Story of Philosophy. Wiley-Blackwell.
    Enlightening and entertaining, _Philosophical Tales_ examines a few of the fascinating biographical details of history’s greatest philosophers and highlights their contributions to the field. By applying the true philosophical approach to philosophy itself, the text provides us with a refreshing 'alternative history' of philosophy. Opens up new philosophical debate by applying the true philosophical approach to philosophy itself Provides summaries of the most celebrated and philosophically interesting tales, their backgrounds, and assessments of the leading players Explores philosophers (...)
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  23. Martin Cohen & Raul Gonzalez (2008). Philosophical Tales: Being an Alternative History Revealing the Characters, the Plots, and the Hidden Scenes That Make Up the True Story of Philosophy. Wiley-Blackwell.
    Enlightening and entertaining, _Philosophical Tales_ examines a few of the fascinating biographical details of history’s greatest philosophers and highlights their contributions to the field. By applying the true philosophical approach to philosophy itself, the text provides us with a refreshing 'alternative history' of philosophy. Opens up new philosophical debate by applying the true philosophical approach to philosophy itself Provides summaries of the most celebrated and philosophically interesting tales, their backgrounds, and assessments of the leading players Explores philosophers (...)
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  24. Giovanni Gullace (ed.) (1981). Benedetto Croce, Poetry and Literature: An Introduction to its Criticism and History. Southern Illinois University Press.
    Benedetto Croce’s influence pervades Anglo-Saxon culture, but, ironically, before Giovanni Gullace heeded the call of his colleagues and provided this urgently needed translation of _La Poesia, _speakers of English had no access to Croce’s major work and final rendering of his esthetic theory.__ __ _Aesthetic, _published in 1902 and translated in 1909, represents most of what the English-speaking world knows about Croce’s theory. It is, asserts Gullace, “no more than a first sketch of a thought that developed, clarified, and corrected (...)
     
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    Kevin Karnes (2008). Music, Criticism, and the Challenge of History: Shaping Modern Musical Thought in Late Nineteenth-Century Vienna. OUP Usa.
    More than a century after Guido Adler's appointment to the first chair in musicology at the University of Vienna, Music, Criticism, and the Challenge of History provides a first look at the discipline in this earliest period, and at the ideological dilemmas and methodological anxieties that characterized it upon its institutionalization. Author Kevin Karnes contends that some of the most vital questions surrounding musicology's disciplinary identities today-the relationship between musicology and criticism, the role of the subject in (...)
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  26. Robert Markley (1989). What Isn't History: The Snares of Demystifying Ideological Criticism. Critical Inquiry 15 (3):647-657.
    Oscar Kenshur’s “Demystifying the Demystifiers: Metaphysical Snares of Ideological Criticism” should go a long way toward convincing most readers that the cure for “ideological” criticism is worse than the disease. His attempt to uncouple ideology and epistemology in Thomas Hobbes’ Leviathan and Michael Ryan’s Marxism and Deconstruction belongs to an increasingly popular subgenre of metacriticism, the “more-historical-than-thou” offensive against Marxists and new historicists for their alleged essentialist procedures.1 There is no question that Kenshur raises significant issues about the (...)
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  27. David Simpson (1988). Literary Criticism and the Return to "History". Critical Inquiry 14 (4):721-747.
    If any emergent historical criticism will tend by its own choice toward inclusiveness and eclecticism, it is also likely to be constrained by more subtle forms of complicity with the theoretical subculture within which it seeks its audience. It is not in principle impossible that we might choose to set going an initiative that is very different indeed from the methods and approaches already in place. But is nonetheless clear that we must be aware, in some propaedeutic way, of (...)
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  28. David Blamires (2013). Grimms' Fairy Tales in English: A Forgotten Edition. Bulletin of the John Rylands Library 89 (2):5-13.
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  29. Alun Munslow (2006). Biography and History : Criticism, Theory and Practice. In A. L. Macfie (ed.), The Philosophy of History: Talks Given at the Institute of Historical Research, London, 2000-2006. Palgrave Macmillan
     
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    Adrienne Kertzer (forthcoming). Grimm Legacies: The Magic Spell of the Grimms’ Folk and Fairy Tales. The European Legacy:1-2.
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    Kay S. Hymowitz (1992). Attempts to Alter Traditional Attitudes Toward Witchcraft and Fairy Tales. The Chesterton Review 18 (1):133-135.
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    Leo A. Hetzler (1994). The Collected Works, Vol. XIV: Short Stories, Fairy Tales, Mystery Stories—Illustrations," by G. K. Chesterton". The Chesterton Review 20 (2):315-317.
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    G. K. Chesterton (2002). Education by Fairy Tales. The Chesterton Review 28 (1/2):7-10.
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    Vigen Guroian (2005). On the Moral Imagination of Fairy Tales. The Chesterton Review 31 (3/4):33-45.
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    G. K. Chesterton (2002). The Ethics of Fairy Tales. The Chesterton Review 28 (1/2):15-18.
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    Jonathan Padley (2003). Fairy Tales and Dragons. The Chesterton Review 29 (1/2):296-296.
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    G. K. Chesterton (2005). Education by Fairy Tales. The Chesterton Review 31 (1):5-8.
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    David W. Fagerberg (2005). The Owl, the Raven, and the Dove: The Religious Meaning of the Grimms' Magic Fairy Tales, by G. Ronald Murphy, S.J. The Chesterton Review 31 (3/4):256-259.
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    G. K. Chesterton (2005). Fairy Tales. The Chesterton Review 31 (3/4):7-9.
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    Allan Carlson (2002). Agrarian Fairy Tales. The Chesterton Review 28 (3):353-359.
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    John Earman (1978). Fairy Tales Vs an Ongoing Story: Ramsey's Neglected Argument for Scientific Realism. [REVIEW] Philosophical Studies 33 (2):195 - 202.
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    A. Caldwell (1997). Fairy Tales for Politics: The Other, Once More. Philosophy Today 41 (1):40-50.
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    Tim Whitmarsh (2002). Fairy Tales. [REVIEW] The Classical Review 52 (1):34-36.
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    Milward (2013). The Fantasy of Fairy Tales. The Chesterton Review 39 (3):227-230.
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    Siân Echard (2008). Fairy Tales From Before Fairy Tales: The Medieval Latin Past of Wonderful LiesJan M. Ziolkowski. Speculum 83 (3):777-778.
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    George J. Annas (1988). Fairy Tales Surrogate Mothers Tell. Journal of Law, Medicine & Ethics 16 (1-2):27-33.
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    J. Zipes (1977). The Uses of Enchantment: The Meaning and Importance of Fairy Tales. Télos 1977 (32):215-224.
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    Colin Richmond (2010). Lucky Hans and Other Merz Fairy Tales. Common Knowledge 16 (3):562-562.
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    Tim Whitmarsh (2002). Fairy Tales G. Anderson: Fairytale in the Ancient World . Pp. XI + 240. London and New York: Routledge, 2000. Paper, £16.99. Isbn: 0-415-23703-. [REVIEW] The Classical Review 52 (01):34-.
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    Siân Echard (2008). Jan M. Ziolkowski, Fairy Tales From Before Fairy Tales: The Medieval Latin Fast of Wonderful Lies. Ann Arbor, Mich.: University of Michigan Press, 2007. Pp. Xii, 500; Black-and-White Frontispiece. $50. [REVIEW] Speculum 83 (3):777-778.
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