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Folklore in the identification process of society

Folklore in the identification process of society

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Published by Ústav etnológie SAV in Bratislava .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Slovakia.
    • Subjects:
    • Folklore -- Slovakia.,
    • Ethnic folklore -- Slovakia.,
    • Ethnic folklore.

    • Edition Notes

      Statement[editors, Gabriela Kiliánová, Eva Krekovičová].
      SeriesEtnologické štúdie ;, 1
      ContributionsKiliánová, Gabriela., Krekovicǒvá, Eva., Ústav etnológie SAV.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGR154.4 .F645 1994
      The Physical Object
      Pagination165 p. :
      Number of Pages165
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL434782M
      ISBN 108085665328
      LC Control Number98143508
      OCLC/WorldCa36718996

      The "Text/Context" Controversy and the Emergence of Behavioral Approaches in Folklore Lisa Gabbert In hls introduction to Folklore and Folklife, Richard Dorson referred to an upcoming group of young scholars as "Young Turks" due to their new and highly theoretical approach to the study of folklore. As noted by Hasan El-File Size: KB. PREFACE. I f I have essayed to do in this book what should have been done by one of the masters of the science of folklore—Mr. Frazer, Mr. Lang, Mr. Hartland, Mr. Clodd, Sir John Rhys, and others—I hope it will not be put down to any feelings of self-sufficiency on my part. I have greatly dared because no one of them has accomplished, and I have so acted because I feel the necessity of.

      The function of folklore in a society presupposes not only an aesthetic, but a series of ideas involving the folk's knowledge and attitudes, and the meaning which the folklore materials have for her or him. Does the consultant have his own generic classification for the folkloric item? What meaning does the consultant assign to the item?   Both myths and folktales were originally circulated orally. Whereas every ancient culture and society possesses their own share of myth and folklore tales to explain the world, their are similar topics and stories present among cultures worldwide. A popular myth that spans over different cultures and societies is the one of the Great Flood.

      Book Description: Compiled to accompany the best-selling textbook, Folk Groups and Folklore Genres: An Introduction, the selections in this anthology extend the discussion in diverse directions, alert the reader to new problems, and introduce alternative perspectives. Have an understanding of the complications surrounding the identification of what is sacred in any given folk group -Native Americans intermix various attitudes, oral styles, animal and human characters that have both human and godlike qualities, believable and fantastic elements, 'explained facts of life' not apparent to non-Indians.


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ISBN: OCLC Number: Language Note: English and German. Description: pages: illustrations ; 21 cm. Series Title: Etnologické. worldwide.

We appreciate your understanding of the imperfections in the preservation process, and hope you enjoy this valuable book. ++++ The below data was compiled from various identification fields in the bibliographic record of this title. This data is provided as an additional tool in helping to ensure edition identification: ++++Author: American Folklore Society.

Folklore is the expressive body of culture shared by a particular group of people; it encompasses the traditions common to that culture, subculture or group. These include oral traditions such as tales, proverbs and include material culture, ranging from traditional building styles to handmade toys common to the re also includes customary lore, the forms and rituals of.

In order to understand transitions in terminology or disciplinary change toward the intangible, the chapter positions folklore studies between scholarship, society, and polity. The cases introduced suggest concomitant phases of epistemological identification and mapping, institutionalization and networking, translation and knowledge transfer Cited by: 1.

Folklore: The Basics (Routledge): This deceptively slim volume well fulfils its aim of introducing methodologies for the identification, documentation, interpretation and application of folklore. In the process a rich, detailed explication of the history, concepts and theories behind the modern study of popular culture is proffered.

Folklore is the expressive body of culture shared by a particular group of people; it encompasses the traditions common to that culture, subculture or group. These include oral traditions such as tales, proverbs and jokes. They include material culture, ranging from traditional building styles to handmade toys common to the group.

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Folk Groups and Folklore Genres: A Reader is designed to accompany Folk Groups and Folklore Genres: An Introduction. The thirty-four essays included here are organized according to the chapter headings of that introductory volume. This common organization is meant to simplify the articulation of the essays in the two books.

Myth is a folklore genre consisting of narratives or stories that play a fundamental role in a society, such as foundational tales or origin main characters in myths are usually gods, demigods or supernatural humans. Stories of everyday human beings, although often of leaders of some type, are usually contained in legends, as opposed to myths.

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Wisconsin: University of Wisconsin Press, I n broad terms, folklore—or rather its constituents—comprise legends, music, oral history, proverbs, jokes, popular beliefs, fairy tales, stories, tall tales, and customs that are the traditions of a culture.

Folklore is a vital feature of our lives. Folklore is the folk tradition which has developed in England over a number of centuries. Folklore has a broad role across the nation’s. FOLKLOREFOLKLORE. In spite of its relatively short history, the United States [1] has developed a rich seam of folklore that reflects both the nation's rapid transformation from agrarian to industrial and the multicultural society which has emerged from that transformation.

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