Drawing the Line: The Giving Tree's "Adult" Lessons
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The Problematic Quest for Happiness in the Modern World: A Serresian Reading of Shel Silverstein’s The Giving Tree
The purpose of this study is to explore Shel Silverstein’s complex and highly controversial book The Giving Tree from a different lens which incorporates the theories of the contemporary French…
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The Other Giving Tree.
It is hard to believe that anyone would take Shel Silverstein's The Giving Tree (Harper and Row, 1964) seriously, as an admirable story of selfless giving. Yet after hearing a number of sermons using…