The Resource The house on the block : an investigation of neighborhood stories about odd houses

The house on the block : an investigation of neighborhood stories about odd houses

Label
The house on the block : an investigation of neighborhood stories about odd houses, 2003
Title
The house on the block
Title remainder
an investigation of neighborhood stories about odd houses
Inclusive dates
2003
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Explores several rumors about people or houses in informants' neighborhoods. Defines a rumor as a story told by someone with no first-hand knowledge about the subject. Discusses three factors of spreading stories: the story becomes condensed, details that remain become more dominant, and changes based on each teller's interests or assumptions occur
Biography type
contains biographical information
Biographical or historical data
Ahlgren was born in Salt Lake City and grew up in upstate New York and San Jose, California. Ahlgren served a mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in the Netherlands and Belgium. He studied English at Brigham Young University. Ahlgren enjoyed playing soccer.
Cataloging source
UPB
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Label
The house on the block : an investigation of neighborhood stories about odd houses
Instantiates
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
  • 1
  • (46
Governing access note
Privacy restricted;
Immediate source of acquisition
Jill Terry Rudy.
Jurisdiction note
permission to use item must be obtained from the Folklore Archivist
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Ownership
Created by David Ahlgren while he was enrolled in Jill Terry Rudy's English 391 class during Winter Semester 2003.
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn370148372
Type of unit
  • item
  • leaves)
Label
The house on the block : an investigation of neighborhood stories about odd houses
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
  • 1
  • (46
Governing access note
Privacy restricted;
Immediate source of acquisition
Jill Terry Rudy.
Jurisdiction note
permission to use item must be obtained from the Folklore Archivist
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Ownership
Created by David Ahlgren while he was enrolled in Jill Terry Rudy's English 391 class during Winter Semester 2003.
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn370148372
Type of unit
  • item
  • leaves)

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