Now showing items 1-6 of 6
Science, bread, and circuses : folkloristic essays on science for the masses
In Science, Bread, and Circuses, Gregory Schrempp brings a folkloristic slant to the topic of popular science, calling attention to the persistence of folkloric form, idiom, and worldview within the increasingly important ...
Tradition in the twenty-first century : locating the role of the past in the present
Contributor:Blank, Trevor J.; Howard, Robert Glenn
The Folkloresque : reframing folklore in a popular culture world
Contributor:Foster, Michael Dylan; Tolbert, Jeffrey A.
Out of the ordinary : folklore and the supernatural
This contributed volume explores the functions of belief and supernatural experience within an array of cultures, as well as the stance of academe toward the study of belief and the supernatural. The essays in this volume ...
Unsettling assumptions : tradition, gender, drag
Contributor:Greenhill, Pauline; Tye, Diane
The meaning of folklore : the analytical essays of Alan Dundes
Contributor:Dundes, Alan; Bronner, Simon J.
Compilation of Dundes's most important analytical work, including many widely unavailable essays.