The Resource Children's folklore : tricks and stumblers

Children's folklore : tricks and stumblers

Label
Children's folklore : tricks and stumblers, 2002 Dec. 11
Title
Children's folklore
Title remainder
tricks and stumblers
Inclusive dates
2002 Dec. 11
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Brown discusses a type of children's folklore called stumblers, which are word tricks played on victims. Explains the difficulty of collecting children's folklore. Describes the functions of stumblers in children's culture, which are to educate, reinforce ideals, exhibit social control, maintain social hierarchies, and entertain. Discusses the common themes and features of stumblers
Biography type
contains biographical information
Biographical or historical data
Brown is majoring in English at Brigham Young University and will be entering medical school in fall of 2003. He grew up on a farm in Ririe, Idaho. He enjoys skiing, snowboarding, music, running, reading, and watching movies.
Cataloging source
UPB
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Children's folklore : tricks and stumblers
Instantiates
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
58 p.
Governing access note
Open for public research
Immediate source of acquisition
Eric Eliason;
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Ownership
Created by Cory Brown while enrolled in Eric Eliason's English 391 class during fall semester of 2002 at Brigham Young University.
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn377456815
Label
Children's folklore : tricks and stumblers
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
58 p.
Governing access note
Open for public research
Immediate source of acquisition
Eric Eliason;
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Ownership
Created by Cory Brown while enrolled in Eric Eliason's English 391 class during fall semester of 2002 at Brigham Young University.
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn377456815

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