Companion to Folklore, A

Companion to Folklore, A

Editor(s): Regina F. Bendix, Galit Hasan-Rokem

Published Online: 22 MAR 2012 03:29AM EST

Print ISBN: 9781405194990

Online ISBN: 9781118379936

DOI: 10.1002/9781118379936

About this Book

A Companion to Folklore presents an original and comprehensive collection of essays from international experts in the field of folklore studies. Unprecedented in depth and scope, this state-of-the-art collection uniquely displays the vitality of folklore research across the globe.

  • An unprecedented collection of original, state of the art essays on folklore authored by international experts
  • Examines the practices and theoretical approaches developed to understand the phenomena of folklore
  • Considers folklore in the context of multi-disciplinary topics that include poetics, performance, religious practice, myth, ritual and symbol, oral textuality, history, law, politics and power as well as the social base of folklore
  • Selected by Choice as a 2013 Outstanding Academic Title

Table of contents

    1. You have free access to this content
  1. Part I: Concepts and Phenomena - Introduction: Concepts and Phenomena

    1. You have free access to this content
  2. Part II: Location - Introduction: Location

    1. You have free access to this content
  3. Part III: Reflection - Introduction: Reflection

    1. You have free access to this content
  4. Part IV: Practice - Introduction: Practice

    1. You have free access to this content
    1. You have free access to this content

SEARCH