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The Resource Folklore and fakelore : essays toward a discipline of folk studies, Richard M. Dorson

Folklore and fakelore : essays toward a discipline of folk studies, Richard M. Dorson

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Folklore and fakelore : essays toward a discipline of folk studies
Title
Folklore and fakelore
Title remainder
essays toward a discipline of folk studies
Statement of responsibility
Richard M. Dorson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
398/.042
Index
index present
LC call number
GR20
LC item number
.D67
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Folklore and fakelore : essays toward a discipline of folk studies, Richard M. Dorson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 367-377) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Folklore, academe, and the marketplace--The theoretical side of folklore: Folklore in the modern world. Mythology and folklore, a review essay. Is folklore a discipline?--The oral process: Oral literature, oral history, and the folklorist. Sources for the traditional history of the Scottish Highlands and Western Islands.--In the Field: Collecting in County Kerry. Tales of two lobstermen. Dialect stories of the Upper Peninsula.--Folk heroes of the Media: Comic Indian anecdotes. The career of John Henry. Paul Bunyan in the news
Control code
16880742
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 391 pages
Isbn
9780674307155
Lccn
75030734
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm02177879
  • (OCoLC)2177879
Label
Folklore and fakelore : essays toward a discipline of folk studies, Richard M. Dorson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 367-377) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Folklore, academe, and the marketplace--The theoretical side of folklore: Folklore in the modern world. Mythology and folklore, a review essay. Is folklore a discipline?--The oral process: Oral literature, oral history, and the folklorist. Sources for the traditional history of the Scottish Highlands and Western Islands.--In the Field: Collecting in County Kerry. Tales of two lobstermen. Dialect stories of the Upper Peninsula.--Folk heroes of the Media: Comic Indian anecdotes. The career of John Henry. Paul Bunyan in the news
Control code
16880742
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 391 pages
Isbn
9780674307155
Lccn
75030734
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm02177879
  • (OCoLC)2177879

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