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Fairy Tales & nursery rhymes. Agents of socialization. Function of Fairy tales. Agent of socialization Bruno Bettelheim, The Uses of Enchantment: The Meaning & Importance of Fairy Tales Help children master the problems of growing up, stimulate imaginations to help deal with fears.

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fairy tales nursery rhymes

Fairy Tales & nursery rhymes

Agents of socialization

function of fairy tales
Function of Fairy tales
  • Agent of socialization
  • Bruno Bettelheim, The Uses of Enchantment: The Meaning & Importance of Fairy Tales
  • Help children master the problems of growing up, stimulate imaginations to help deal with fears
introduction to real world
Introduction to real world
  • There is evil and virtue, good and bad in everything
  • Difficulties in life are unavoidable, see hero confront evil, and through cleverness or bravery, find a way to triumph
  • See socially acceptable behaviors before they are old enough to grasp moral issues involved
ring a round the rosie
Ring-A-Round the Rosie
  • Common American versions include:
  • Ring-a-round a rosie,A pocket full of posies,Ashes! Ashes! We all fall down.
  • Common British versions include:
  • Ring-a-ring o\' roses,A pocket full of posies,A-tishoo! A-tishoo! We all fall down.
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Jack & Jill went up the hill to fetch a pail of water…

  • Louis and Marie Antoinette
  • The little old lady who lived in a shoe, She had so many children, she didn’t know what to do….
  • She gave them some broth, without any bread; Then whipped them all soundly, and put them to bed.
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Mary, Mary quite contrary,

  • How does your garden grow?
  • With silver bells and cockle shells
  • And pretty maids all in a row.
  • Bloody Mary, actual graveyard, silver bells and cockle shells=torture devices, pretty maids-original guillotine
structure content
Structure & content
  • Simplified view of world for child.
  • Fundamental issues presented in either/or format
  • Witch is bad and ugly.
  • Princess kind and beautiful.
  • Prince is brave and strong.
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Love, fear, death, isolation and abandonment themes

  • Confront fears can’t yet verbalize
  • Cinderella: parent death, step-mother, sibling rivalry
  • Disney v. Grimm brothers
  • http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ODd9_0qqnQo
  • http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mwbjet0zkLI
analyzing cinderella
Analyzing Cinderella
  • Mastering problems: wished for a different life
  • Introduction to real world: death, problems of wealthy
  • Stimulating imagination: fairy godmother puts magic spell
  • Dealing with fears: parent death, step parent mean, siblings
  • Either/or format: nice and beautiful, sisters mean and ugly
  • Themes: hopeful in face of adversity
  • Possible new meaning: commoner marries Prince, Kate Middleton, step sisters as negative voices within
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