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Folklore & society

Jackson, Bruce

Folklore & society

essays in honor of Benj. A. Botkin

by Jackson, Bruce

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Published by Folcroft Library Editions in Folcroft, Pa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Botkin, Benjamin Albert, 1901-,
  • Folklore.,
  • Folk music.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Bruce Jackson.
    ContributionsBotkin, Benjamin Albert, 1901-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGR71 .J32 1978
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 192 p. ;
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4727373M
    ISBN 100841454027
    LC Control Number78015248
    OCLC/WorldCa4114407

      Folklore, Vol. 1 book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Excerpt from Folklore, Vol. 1If thou should ask to travel post Should f. Francesca Bihet is a PhD student at Chichester University. Her thesis Folklore, Fighting and Fairies explores the changes in the treatment of fairies by Folklore Society members and how far these reflect wider academic and folkloric trends. It covers the era from the Society’s foundation in .

    All journal articles featured in Folklore vol issue 2. Chicago Folklore Prize (American Folklore Society) First awarded in , the Chicago Folklore Prize, awarded to the author(s) of the best book-length work of folklore scholarship for the year, is the oldest international award recognizing excellence in folklore scholarship. Occasionally, a joint recipient is .

    The book is well written and documented, and will be valuable both as a specific case study in folklore and as a sociological demonstration of how tradition continues in modern industrial society. Recommended., "The book is well written and documented, and will be valuable both as a specific case study in folklore and as a sociological. The society has also produced two special series: the five books of the Range Life series, produced between and under Dobie's editorship to preserve oral accounts of frontier life, and the five books in the Paisano Books series, produced under Hudson between and to provide an outlet for popular field folklore.


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