The Resource A rose by any other name : the significance of names in our lives

A rose by any other name : the significance of names in our lives

Label
A rose by any other name : the significance of names in our lives, 2003
Title
A rose by any other name
Title remainder
the significance of names in our lives
Inclusive dates
2003
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
McCarty explores how parents choose names for their children. Begins by giving some history of names. Discusses the four main reasons parents choose certain names: family names, popular or traditional meanings, social control, and aesthetic pleasure. Tells stories giving examples of each situation. Explains who usually chooses the name and when the name is chosen
Biography type
contains biographical information
Biographical or historical data
McCarty became interested in names after talking with her fiancé about possible names for their future children. When she had to do a project for her folklore class, she immediately thought of researching names.
Cataloging source
UPB
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Label
A rose by any other name : the significance of names in our lives
Instantiates
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
41 p. :
Governing access note
Open for public research
Immediate source of acquisition
Eric Eliason;
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Ownership
Created by Heather McCarty while enrolled in Eric Eliason's English 391 class during winter semester of 2003 at Brigham Young University.
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn377434241
Label
A rose by any other name : the significance of names in our lives
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
41 p. :
Governing access note
Open for public research
Immediate source of acquisition
Eric Eliason;
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Ownership
Created by Heather McCarty while enrolled in Eric Eliason's English 391 class during winter semester of 2003 at Brigham Young University.
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn377434241

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