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Folklore Rules: A Fun, Quick, and Useful Introduction to the Field of Academic Folklore Studies

Folklore Rules

A Fun, Quick, and Useful Introduction to the Field of Academic Folklore Studies

Utah State University Press (2013)
US$20.00

Folklore Rules is a brief introduction to the foundational concepts in folklore studies for...

Traditional Medicine: A Global Perspective
Pharmaceutical Press (2010)
US$66.00

Countries in Africa, Asia and Latin America use traditional medicine to help meet some of their...

On Monsters: An Unnatural History of Our Worst Fears

On Monsters

An Unnatural History of Our Worst Fears

Oxford University Press (2009)
US$12.59

"A comprehensive modern-day bestiary."--The New Yorker

Living Folklore, 2nd Edition: An Introduction to the Study of People and Their Traditions

Living Folklore, 2nd Edition

An Introduction to the Study of People and Their Traditions

Utah State University Press (2011)
US$25.00

Living Folklore is a comprehensive, straightforward introduction to folklore as it is lived, shared...

The Anthropology of Texts, Persons and Publics
Cambridge University Press (2007)
US$30.50

A thought-provoking study of the relationship between verbal and oral texts and their role in...

100 Birds and How They Got Their Names
Algonquin Books (2001)
US$15.95

How did cranes come to symbolize matrimonial happiness? Why were magpies the only creatures that...

Monsters in America: Our Historical Obsession with the Hideous and the Haunting

Monsters in America

Our Historical Obsession with the Hideous and the Haunting

Baylor University Press (2014)
US$29.95

The history of America—one fear, one monster, at a time

The Power of Gold: The History of an Obsession

The Power of Gold

The History of an Obsession

Wiley (2005)
US$34.20

Incorporating myth, history and contemporary investigation, Bernstein tells the story of how human...

Physiologus: A Medieval Book of Nature Lore

Physiologus

A Medieval Book of Nature Lore

University of Chicago Press (2009)
US$17.00

One of the most popular and widely read books of the Middle Ages, Physiologus contains allegories...

Out Of The Ordinary: Folklore and the Supernatural

Out Of The Ordinary

Folklore and the Supernatural

Utah State University Press (1995)
US$19.95

This contributed volume explores the functions of belief and supernatural experience within an array...