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Folk Groups And Folklore Genres

An Introduction
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Utah State University Press
Folklore & Mythology - Folklore, Literature - Classics / Criticism, United States, Fol
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Open LibraryOL8381890M
ISBN 10087421128X
ISBN 139780874211283

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Book Description: Compiled to accompany the best-selling textbook, Folk Groups and Folklore Genres: An Introduction, the selections in this anthology extend the discussion in diverse directions, alert the reader to new problems, and introduce alternative perspectives.

The essays include folklore classics and recent works, and are organized in. Oring's introductory folklore text consists of a series of essays by leading scholars that give the student a solid sense of major folklore topics and interpretive techniques.

Sincewhen it was first published, this book has met the need for good instructional material at a time of tremendous growth in folklore programs and introductory courses in colleges and universities.

Many of your favorite, award-winning authors and illustrators have published adaptations of folklore, fairy tales, and folk Folk Groups And Folklore Genres book. The table below features author and illustrator links to the library catalog and a sampling of genres currently available in our : Diane Schrecker.

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The reader's essays complement those included in the introduction, extending the discussion in diverse directions, alerting the reader to new problems, and introducing alternating perspectives/5.

Compiled to accompany the best-selling textbook, Folk Groups and Folklore Genres: An Introduction, the selections in this anthology extend the discussion in diverse directions, alert the reader to new problems, and introduce alternative perspectives. The essays include folklore classics and recent works, Author: Elliott Oring.

Editorial Reviews. A reader of 34 essays to accompany the college textbook, Folk groups and folk genres: an introduction. Focuses on traditional American folklore, but the topics range from the Pentecostals as a folk group and the religious aspects of the health food movement to the structure of Turkish romances and the historical accuracy of a Scottish : $ Folk Groups and Folklore Genres: An Introduction is not a textbook, nor is it meant to directly compete with the folklore textbooks currently available.

It is intended to provide an alternative to the textbook approach to introductory instruction. Folk Groups and Folklore Genres is meant to be used in two ways. First, it is meant to be used in quarter- or semester-length introductory. Folk Groups and Folklore Genres: A Reader is designed to accompany Folk Groups and Folklore Genres: An Introduction.

The thirty-four essays included here are organized according to the chapter headings of that introductory volume. This common organization is meant to simplify the articulation of the essays in the two books.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xii, pages ; 23 cm: Contents: On the concepts of folklore. Folkloristics: a conception of a theory / Thomas A. Burns --Herder, folklore and romantic nationalism / William A.

Wilson --Tradition, genuine or spurious / Richard Handler and Jocelyn Linnekin --The Portal case: authenticity, tourism. Compiled to accompany the best-selling textbook, Folk Groups and Folklore Genres: An Introduction, the selections in this anthology extend the discussion in diverse directions, alert the reader to new problems, and introduce alternative perspectives.

Folk groups and folklore genres: an introduction. [Elliott Oring;] -- Oring's introductory folklore text consists of a series of essays by leading scholars that give the student a solid sense of major folklore topics and interpretive techniques. Folk Groups And Folklore Genres: An Introduction Kindle Edition by Elliott Oring (Editor) Format: Kindle Edition.

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1 by Elliott Oring (Editor)/5(6). Discussion Time About the Book What is your idea of a folk group. When you think of folk groups, what comes to mind. Can you think of any folk groups that you belong to.

What makes that group a folk group. What do you see as being folklore. Can you think of any examples of. Folk Groups and Folklore Genres: A Reader. Summary Although the vast majority of books that have Lexile measures did not change, a small subset of books required updated Lexile measures.

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Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide) Oring, Elliott, Folk Groups and Folklore Genres: An Introduction. Logan, Utah: Utah State University Press. Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide). The Folklore Wiki > Publications and Communications > Notable Books: Folklore Dictionaries and Encyclopedias This is a list of most important college-level folklore textbooks published in the last 30 years.

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The edited volumes on this list contain essays by many folklorists. Click to read more about Folk Groups And Folklore Genres: An Introduction by Elliott Oring.

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Amazon Price New from Used from /5(6). Recall that a folk group is any group of people with a shared identity or a characteristic in common; thus it follows that folklore is the lore – or expressive forms a.k.a. genres – of a given Author: Jeana Jorgensen. Oring's introductory folklore text consists of a series of essays by leading scholars that give the student a solid sense of major folklore topics and interpretive techniques.

Sincewhen it was first published, this book has met the need for good instructional material at a time of tremendous growth in folklore programs and introductory Author: Elliott Oring.

Folklore is the expressive body of culture shared by a particular group of people; it encompasses the traditions common to that culture, subculture or group. These include oral traditions such as tales, proverbs and include material culture, ranging from traditional building styles to handmade toys common to the re also includes customary lore, the forms and.

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Folk Groups and Folklore Genres A Reader. Folklore and the Internet Vernacular Expression in a Digital World. Folklore in .Introduction to Folklore seeks to give students a foundation in folkloristics through understandings of folk groups, genres, and research methods.

Through surveys of the discipline’s history and contemporary landscape, students will learn to identify key folkloric concepts and practice with understanding and application of these concepts.Dr.

Elliott Oring (born 20 AprilNew York, New York) is the author of academic books primarily relating to the topics of folklore, humor, and cultural symobolism. Oring is Professor Emeritus of Anthropology at California State University, Los Angeles, and serves on the Editorial Board of Humor: International Journal of Humor Research.

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