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Deconstructing Twilight

Donna Musialowski Ashcraft

Deconstructing Twilight

psychological and feminist perspectives on the series

by Donna Musialowski Ashcraft

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Published by Peter Lang in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Psychology and literature,
  • Feminist literary criticism,
  • Sex role in literature

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementDonna M. Ashcraft
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3613.E979 Z57 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25189834M
    ISBN 109781433116384, 9781453905388
    LC Control Number2012000746

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      In the books, the tribe is described as mainly fishermen and whalers and really secretive about their legends. One-third of the Twilight love triangle, Jacob, is the son of the chief Billy Black, a man who hates the Cullens and even refuses to allow the Quileutes to get treatment at the hospital that Carlisle works at.   As part of her master's thesis on "deconstructing romanticized violence" in the "Twilight" series by Stephenie Meyer, Cushman also wrote a curriculum that uses excerpts from the books .


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