Suffering and Judging in The Princess and the Pea
17 Pages Posted: 19 Oct 2012
Date Written: October 19, 2012
This brief essay explores Hans Christian Andersen's story "The Princess and the Pea" for how it illuminates issues of suffering, compassion, victimization, political leadership, and mercy.
Keywords: children's literature and law, compassion, suffering, victims, punishment, political leadership, mercy
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