1 edition of Studies in folkloristics found in the catalog.
Studies in folkloristics
|Statement||R.V.S. Sundaram, G.S. Mohan, G. Linga Reddy.|
|Contributions||Sundaraṃ, Ār. Vi. Es., 1948-, Mōhan, Ji. Yas., 1949-, Liṅgāreḍḍī, Gopū, 1950-|
|LC Classifications||GR305.5.A5 S78 1986|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||127 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||127|
|LC Control Number||86902245|
Chinese Folklore Studies Today book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. but until recently the same could not be said about American scholars' knowledge of Chinese folkloristics. Chinese Folklore Studies Today aims to address this knowledge gap by illustrating the dynamics of contemporary folklore studies in China as Pages: Centres of Folkloristics in St Petersburg (Leningrad) and Moscow The Development of Performer Studies, The Political Character of Folkloristics and Folkloristics on the Eve of the Revolution 2. Critical Experiences: Revolution, Regional Studies, Radical Pressures, and Government Policy Written:
In the book, Literary Folkloristics and the Personal Narrative, Sandra Dolby Stahl explains that calling folklore “a special discipline  is a subjective statement,” but the purpose of her book is to show “what a trained folklorist finds so very appealing about the field of folklore study” (, vii), and she concludes that. The ethnographic case studies presented here represent a broad range of geographic areas within mainland China and also introduce English-language readers to relevant Chinese literature on each topic, creating the foundation for further cross-cultural collaborations between English-language and Chinese folkloristics.
As such, it offers a roadmap to one of the most exciting developments in the field of U.S. slavery studies and to ways of thinking about racial diversity in the history and current practices of higher education. Today I spoke with Leslie Harris about the book. Dr. Harris is a professor of history at Northwestern University.5/5(2). Metafolklore: Stories of Sino-US Folkloristic Communication, Volume 1, edited by Juwen Zhang and Junhua Song and published by Sun Yat-Sen University Press in , is a readable, attractive, and valuable book that shows new approaches found in folklore studies essays collected in the book are generally short, mostly in memoir style, but .
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This collection, first published inpresents essays written by twenty of the most eminent scholars from the British Isles and Europe on aspects of folk life studies. The essays are written in honour of Dr Iorwerth C. Peate, Curator of the Welsh Folk Museum and doyen of folk life studies in Britain, to mark his retirement as the first President of the Society for Folk Life : Hardcover.
This is the most complete and up-to-date study of folklore and folklore methodologies available. The authors describe the pervasiveness of folklore, including its uses in literature, films, television, cartoons, comic strips, advertising, and other media in a variety of An Introduction to Academic Folklore Studies.
Academic folklore studies—or folkloristics—is a field of scholarship devoted to the classification, documentation, and interpretation of folklore and folklife. We’ve been around for over two centuries, and while we’re a pretty small discipline, we’re here to stay. Why is there no "Grand Theory" in the study of folklore.
Talcott Parsons (–) advocated "grand theory," which put the analysis of social phenomena on a new track in the broadest possible terms. Not all sociologists or folklorists accept those Cited by: 1.
Michael Dylan Foster and Ray Cashman. This book is an expanded edition of a Journal of Folklore Research special issue published in That original issue had a long history and, for Studies in folkloristics book slim volume, has made remarkably expansive ripples in the disciplinary pool of folkloristics.
the time is right, we feel, to republish the articles collected therein because the questions they. Book Description: Why is there no "Grand Theory" in the study of folklore. Talcott Parsons () advocated "grand theory," which put the analysis of social phenomena on a new track in the broadest possible terms.
Lauri Honko (–), the Finnish professor of folkloristics and comparative religion was a prolific and multi-talented researcher, whose topics of research ranged from the study of folk Author: Matti Kamppinen. Folkloristika [Folkloristics] is a scholarly, peer-reviewed journal of the Serbian Folklore Association ‒ a large community of academic specialists, professionals, and postgraduate students.
In launching Folkloristika, the Serbian Folklore Association calls on a long tradition of Serbian and Yugoslav journals, such as: Tihomir Djordjević’s Karadžić (‒), Pavle. About the Author. Juha Y. Pentikainen, Professor of Comparative Religion at Helsinki University and Docent in Folkloristics and Comparative Religion at the University of Turku, has published numerous articles and more than ten books, including Cultural Minorities in Finland, and the Chicago Folklore Prize-winner Oral Repertoire and World View/5(12).
Kristin Kuutma, “Introduction: Constructing a Disciplinary History,” in Studies in Estonian Folkloristics and Ethnology: A Reader and Reflexive History. Edited by Kristin Kuutma and Tiiu Jaago. Pages Tartu: Tartu University Press, Folkloristics Methods and Theories.
Thomas A. DuBois, Nordic Religions in the Viking Age. International Folkloristics Book Summary: International folkloristics is a worldwide discipline in which scholars study various forms of folklore ranging from myth, folktale, and legend to custom and belief.
Twenty classic essays, beginning with a piece by Jacob Grimm, reveal the evolving theoretical underpinnings of folkloristics from its nineteenth century origins to its. International folkloristics is a worldwide discipline in which scholars study various forms of folklore ranging from myth, folktale, and legend to custom and belief.
Twenty classic essays, beginning with a piece by Jacob Grimm, reveal the evolving theoretical underpinnings of folkloristics from its nineteenth century origins to its academic coming-of-age in the twentieth. The book, indeed, is a veritable summa of the types of folkloric studies found in American journals and books in this century." - Carl Lindahl.
"Folkloristics" is the most complete and up-to-date study of folklore and folklore methodologies. So folkloristics is the study of folklore just as linguistics is the study of language, and it has been for more than a century, even if parochial American folklorists are not aware of the fact.
Yuriy Sokolov's textbook Russian Folklore, first published inrecognizes the distinction, and the valuable first chapter of the book Cited by: 1. A fully peer-reviewed international journal of folklore and folkloristics, in printed and digital format Aims and scope Folklore is one of the earliest English-language journals in the field of folkloristics, first published as Folk-Lore Record in Folklore publishes ethnographical and analytical essays on vernacular culture worldwide, specializing in traditional language.
The author also makes clear the role folklore and its study played in shaping intercultural perceptions that continue to exist in the academic and popular realms today. The Story-Time of the British Empire is a bold argument for a twenty-first-century vision of folklore studies that is international in scope and that understands folklore as a.
Revealing how previous studies about Bauls mirror the history of folkloristics in Bengal, this book presents sacred songs as a precious symbolic capital for a marginalized community of dislocated and unorthodox Hindus, who consider the practice of singing in itself an integral part of the path towards : Carola Erika Lorea.
AMLStudies in American Literary Forms, considers the tall tale, African-American folklore, and categories of jokes and humor. Current special topics courses in the Department of English include oral history and folktales of Native Americans, the vernacular tradition in African American culture, and Asian-American identity as grounded in food : Jeanne Ewert.
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Defining Folk, Folklore and Folkloristics Alan Dundes’s Study of Folklore, which has since undergone 26 printings and still remains a central text of folkloristics, was “one of the first modern textbooks in folklore” (Bauman, Abrahams and Kalcik ).The term "folkloristics" refers to the academic study of folklore.
Within the academic discipline there is a field of study called "occupational folklore" that would include its application to.International folkloristics is a worldwide discipline in which scholars study various forms of folklore ranging from myth, folktale, and legend to custom and belief.
Twenty classic essays, beginning with a piece by Jacob Grimm, reveal the evolving theoretical underpinnings of folkloristics from its nineteenth century origins to its academic Brand: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.