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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
Language
eng
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
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 367-377
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
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
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 391 p.
Isbn
9780674307155
Lccn
75030734 //r82
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • DCLC7530734-B
  • (RLIN)UTBGRLA312562-B
  • Reclass
  • (OCoLC)ocn136533250
Label
Folklore and fakelore : essays toward a discipline of folk studies, Richard M. Dorson
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 367-377
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
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
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 391 p.
Isbn
9780674307155
Lccn
75030734 //r82
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • DCLC7530734-B
  • (RLIN)UTBGRLA312562-B
  • Reclass
  • (OCoLC)ocn136533250

Library Locations

    • Harold B. Lee Library Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, 84602, US
      40.249156 -111.649242
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