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When a tiger suspects he is the beast the jungle animals are fleeing from, he returns to them and points out their similarities.

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Genre: Juvenile Fiction
Author: Keith Baker
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Release: 1994-10
File: 32 Pages
ISBN-13: 0152001220

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An El Salvadoran investigative journalist for the Latin American gang violence project, El Faro, documents the recent abduction of 300 migrant workers from the border towns between Mexico and Arizona and how their disappearances reflect the increasing dangers facing migrants.

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Genre: Social Science
Author: Óscar Martínez
Publisher: Verso Trade
Release: 2014
File: 275 Pages
ISBN-13: 9781781682975

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Using Beaumont’s classic story as a touchstone, this work shows how “Beauty and the Beast” takes on different meanings as it is analyzed by psychologists, illustrated in picture books, adapted to the screen, and rewritten by contemporary writers. The Meanings of “Beauty and the Beast” provides expert commentary on the tale and on representative critical approaches and contemporary adaptations. This book also includes a variety of original source materials and twenty-three colour illustrations. The Meanings of “Beauty and the Beast” is for any reader who wishes to explore this classic, endlessly rich fairy tale.

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Genre: Literary Criticism
Author: Jerry Griswold
Publisher: Broadview Press
Release: 2004-03-16
File: 258 Pages
ISBN-13: 1551115638

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Publisher: Pioneer Drama Service, Inc.
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Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
Author: William Glennon
Publisher: Dramatic Publishing
Release: 1991
File: 57 Pages
ISBN-13: 0871290537

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1994 marked the centenary of the deaths of Walter Pater, Christina Rossetti and Robert Louis Stevenson, and Beauty and the Beast is largely devoted to an exploration of aspects of their lives and their writings, and the role they played in the development of British literature. Both individually and as a group, these writers offer interesting opportunities to investigate a distinctive ambivalence in the literature of the last three decades of the nineteenth century. Thus we may observe how Pater as the founder of Aestheticism in British literature addressed the Victorian dilemma how to live in Marius the Epicurean; how Rossetti's poetry expresses both spiritual and erotic tendencies, while Stevenson's The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde is perhaps the epitome of the fin-de-siècle tension between good and evil, beauty and beast. Yet the scope of this book also includes an examination of the relationships between these three authors and their contemporaries, and of their setting, on the British Isles as well as on the Continent. Thus George Moore makes his appearance, next to Anton Chekhov, Arthur Schnitzler, Oscar Wilde, Alain Fournier and Louis Couperus. The various discussions of these French, German, Russian, Italian, Irish and Dutch connections in this book reflect the international setting of the European fin-de-siècle as a background against which the theme of Beauty and the Beast is discussed. Contributors are: Wim Tigges, C.C. Barfoot, Jan Marsh, Valeria Tinkler-Villani, Amanda Gilroy, Peter van de Kamp, Billie Andrew Inman, Laurel Brake, Peter Costello, Ans Kabel, Douglas S. Mack, Tim Youngs, Neil Cornwell, Sjef Houppermans, Jacques B.H. Alblas, John Stokes, Susan de Sola Rodstein.

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Genre: Literary Criticism
Author: P. Th. M. G. Liebregts
Publisher: Rodopi
Release: 1996
File: 280 Pages
ISBN-13: 9051838964

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"Unexpected and hilarious twists make this version of the classic an entirely different romp for the whole family. Underlying the hilarity is a solid message about true beauty."--Publisher.

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Genre: Beauty and the beast (Tale)
Author: Rick Abbot
Publisher: Samuel French, Inc.
Release: 1983
File: 90 Pages
ISBN-13: 0573619069

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"Kete uses relatively obscure material as a prism to refract important changes in sensibility. Her book offers a brilliant new way of understanding the traumas of modernity."--Thomas W. Laqueur, author of Making Sex

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Genre: History
Author: Kathleen Kete
Publisher: Univ of California Press
Release: 1994-01-01
File: 200 Pages
ISBN-13: 0520071018

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When he died in 2004, Jacques Derrida left behind a vast legacy of unpublished material, much of it in the form of written lectures. With The Beast and the Sovereign, Volume 1, the University of Chicago Press inaugurates an ambitious series, edited by Geoffrey Bennington and Peggy Kamuf, translating these important works into English. The Beast and the Sovereign, Volume 1 launches the series with Derrida’s exploration of the persistent association of bestiality or animality with sovereignty. In this seminar from 2001–2002, Derrida continues his deconstruction of the traditional determinations of the human. The beast and the sovereign are connected, he contends, because neither animals nor kings are subject to the law—the sovereign stands above it, while the beast falls outside the law from below. He then traces this association through an astonishing array of texts, including La Fontaine’s fable “The Wolf and the Lamb,” Hobbes’s biblical sea monster in Leviathan, D. H. Lawrence’s poem “Snake,” Machiavelli’s Prince with its elaborate comparison of princes and foxes, a historical account of Louis XIV attending an elephant autopsy, and Rousseau’s evocation of werewolves in The Social Contract. Deleuze, Lacan, and Agamben also come into critical play as Derrida focuses in on questions of force, right, justice, and philosophical interpretations of the limits between man and animal.

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Genre: Philosophy
Author: Jacques Derrida
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
Release: 2010-12-15
File: 368 Pages
ISBN-13: 0226144399

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Sent into a ruined castle as a sacrificial victim for a dragon, Gwendolyn Wilder finds herself instead lured into the castle lord's luxurious bed, in a magical and seductive version of "Beauty and the Beast" by the author of Nobody's Darling. Reprint.

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Genre: Fiction
Author: Teresa Medeiros
Publisher: Bantam
Release: 2001
File: 324 Pages
ISBN-13: 9780553581836

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