Putting Folklore To Use

Pub Date : 2015-01-13 | Author : Michael Owen Jones | Publisher : University Press of Kentucky

ISBN 10 : 9780813147703
ISBN 13 : 0813147700

The first book of its kind, Putting Folklore to Use provides guidance to folklorists but also informs practitioners in other fields about how to use folklore studies to augment the..

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..

Encyclopedia Of American Folklore

Pub Date : 2006 | Author : Linda S. Watts | Publisher : Infobase Publishing

ISBN 10 : 9781438129792
ISBN 13 : 1438129793

Presents an A-to-Z reference to American folklore with articles on folk heroes, authors, significant historical events, cultural groups, social aspects and more...

Folklore

Pub Date : 2011 | Author : Charlie T. McCormick | Publisher : ABC-CLIO

ISBN 10 : 9781598842418
ISBN 13 : 1598842412

Written by an international team of acclaimed folklorists, this reference text provides a cross-cultural survey of the major types and methods of inquiry in folklore. * Contains co..

Folk Nation

Pub Date : 2002-01-01 | Author : Simon J. Bronner | Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield

ISBN 10 : 0842028927
ISBN 13 : 9780842028929

This lively reader traces the search for American tradition and national identity through folklore and folklife from the 19th century to the present. Through an engaging set of ess..

Folklore

Pub Date : 1997 | Author : Thomas A. Green | Publisher : ABC-CLIO

ISBN 10 : 9780874369861
ISBN 13 : 087436986X

Designed for students, scholars, and general readers, this work focuses on folklore forms and methods from a cross-cultural, theoretical perspective. * Entries are cross referenced..