The Princess Mentality: Fairy Tales and Gender Roles, 2007  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Steeves, Alanna
Title
The Princess Mentality: Fairy Tales and Gender Roles
Dates
2007
Quantity
0.02 linear feet
Collection Number
2008_009
Summary
Alanna Steeves was a student of folklore at the University of Oregon. This collection includes an essay and fieldwork documentation relating to this student's folklore fieldwork project.
Repository
University of Oregon, Archives of Northwest Folklore
1287 University of Oregon
Eugene, Oregon
97403
Telephone: 541-346-3925
flr@uoregon.edu
Access Restrictions

Collection is open for access in accordance with Archives of Northwest Folklore policy.

Languages
English
Sponsor
Publication of this finding aid was supported in whole or part by the Institute of Museum and Library Services through the Library Services and Technology Act, administered by Oregon State Library.


Content DescriptionReturn to Top

A look at fairy tales and the gender roles that they help to enforce. The project looks at young children and the games they play which affirm such behaviors as submissiveness and silence, particularly with young girls and more masculine behavior in boys.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

Collection is open for use in accordance with Archives of Northwest Folklore policy.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

Master sheetReturn to Top

Container(s): Folder 1

Project release formReturn to Top

Container(s): Folder 1

EssayReturn to Top

Container(s): Folder 1

Folklore textsReturn to Top

Container(s): Folder 1

Interview transcriptReturn to Top

Container(s): Folder 1

Sound recordingsReturn to Top

Description Dates
T04_2008_009: [untitled]
1.0 sound cassette (analog)
Steeves, Alanna
undated

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Children
  • Elementary students
  • feminism
  • games
  • gender identity
  • Middle School Students
  • sound recordings
  • storytelling
  • Personal Names :
  • Scheafer, Sarah
  • Geographical Names :
  • Portland, Or.
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Fieldwork project