Putting Folklore To Use

Pub Date : 2015-01-13 | Author : Michael Owen Jones | Publisher : University Press of Kentucky

ISBN 10 : 9780813147703
ISBN 13 : 0813147700

The first book of its kind, Putting Folklore to Use provides guidance to folklorists but also informs practitioners in other fields about how to use folklore studies to augment the..

Folkloristics

Pub Date : 1995-01-01 | Author : Robert A. Georges | Publisher : Indiana University Press

ISBN 10 : 0253329345
ISBN 13 : 9780253329349

""Excellent."" -- The Reader's Review ""Anybody contemplating the study and pursuit of folklore... will benefit from reading this presentation thoroughly to determine your place in..

Encyclopedia Of American Folklore

Pub Date : 2006 | Author : Linda S. Watts | Publisher : Infobase Publishing

ISBN 10 : 9781438129792
ISBN 13 : 1438129793

Presents an A-to-Z reference to American folklore with articles on folk heroes, authors, significant historical events, cultural groups, social aspects and more...

Folklore

Pub Date : 1997 | Author : Thomas A. Green | Publisher : ABC-CLIO

ISBN 10 : 9780874369861
ISBN 13 : 087436986X

Designed for students, scholars, and general readers, this work focuses on folklore forms and methods from a cross-cultural, theoretical perspective. * Entries are cross referenced..

Shirley Jackson Influences And Confluences

Pub Date : 2016-05-20 | Author : Melanie R. Anderson | Publisher : Routledge

ISBN 10 : 9781317055273
ISBN 13 : 1317055276

The popularity of such widely known works as "The Lottery" and The Haunting of Hill House has tended to obscure the extent of Shirley Jackson's literary output, which includes six ..