International Folkloristics

Pub Date : 1999 | Author : Alan Dundes | Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield

ISBN 10 : 0847695158
ISBN 13 : 9780847695157

International folkloristics is a worldwide discipline in which scholars study various forms of folklore ranging from myth, folktale, and legend to custom and belief. Twenty classic..

Folkloristics

Pub Date : 1995-01-01 | Author : Robert A. Georges | Publisher : Indiana University Press

ISBN 10 : 0253329345
ISBN 13 : 9780253329349

""Excellent."" -- The Reader's Review ""Anybody contemplating the study and pursuit of folklore... will benefit from reading this presentation thoroughly to determine your place in..

Grand Theory In Folkloristics

Pub Date : 2016-09-19 | Author : Lee Haring | Publisher : Indiana University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780253024428
ISBN 13 : 0253024420

Why is there no "Grand Theory" in the study of folklore? Talcott Parsons (1902–1979) advocated "grand theory," which put the analysis of social phenomena on a new track in the br..