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ERIC Number: EJ588261
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-0024-2594
Swapping Tales and Stealing Stories: The Ethics and Aesthetics of Folklore in Children's Literature.
Hearne, Betsy
Library Trends, v47 n3 p509-28 Win 1999
Identifies some of the issues involved when folktales cross cultural boundaries in children's books and considers who owns stories, specifically folktales. Examines examples of the literature that generate conflict between cultural responsibility and artistic freedom and presents a sample of Internet discussions on the subject. (Author/LRW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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