Folklore

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Storytelling on the Northern Irish Border: Characters and Community
Indiana University Press (2011)
US$9.99

More than quaint local color, folklore is a crucial part of life in Aghyaran, a mixed...

Theory and History of Folklore
University of Minnesota Press (1984)
US$70.50

The Russian folklorist Vladimir Propp published his first book, Morphology of the Folktale, in 1928....

Telling Stories / Geschichten erzählen: Literature and Evolution / Literatur und Evolution

Telling Stories / Geschichten erzählen

Literature and Evolution / Literatur und Evolution

Today’s spectrum of research in literary studies is characterized by a sense of openness to the...

Handbuch zu den "Kinder- und Hausmärchen" der Brüder Grimm: Entstehung - Wirkung - Interpretation

Handbuch zu den "Kinder- und Hausmärchen" der Brüder Grimm (2nd ed.)

Entstehung - Wirkung - Interpretation

De Gruyter (2013)
US$42.00

Das Handbuch dokumentiert erstmals sämtliche zu Lebzeiten der Brüder Grimm erschienenen Märchen und...

Race, Oppression and the Zombie: Essays on Cross-Cultural Appropriations of the Caribbean Tradition

Race, Oppression and the Zombie

Essays on Cross-Cultural Appropriations of the Caribbean Tradition

McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers (2011)
US$45.00

The figure of the zombie is a familiar one in world culture, acting as a metaphor for "the...

The Greenwood Encyclopedia of Folktales and Fairy Tales [Three Volumes]
Greenwood Publishing Group (2007)
US$300.00

Hundreds of alphabetically entries on themes and motifs, individuals, characters and character...

Foodways and Folklore: A Handbook
Greenwood Publishing Group (2008)
US$55.00

Gives broad introductory coverage of the folklore of food, with special attention to the diverse...

Healing Logics: Culture and Medicine in Modern Health Belief Systems

Healing Logics

Culture and Medicine in Modern Health Belief Systems

Utah State University Press (1802)
US$18.95

Scholars in folklore and anthropology are more directly involved in various aspects of medicine—such...

Imagined States
Utah State University Press (2003)
US$20.95

An international ensemble of folklore scholars looks at varied ways in which national and ethnic...

Children's Folklore: A Source Book
Utah State University Press (1999)
US$21.95

A collection of orginal essays by scholars from a variety of fields-- includng American studies,...