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The Resource American folklore : an encyclopedia, edited by Jan Harold Brunvand

American folklore : an encyclopedia, edited by Jan Harold Brunvand

Label
American folklore : an encyclopedia
Title
American folklore
Title remainder
an encyclopedia
Statement of responsibility
edited by Jan Harold Brunvand
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The range of general topics covered runs from traditional areas like folklore scholarship, film and folklore, [etc.] ... to such leading-edge topics as bodylore, coding in American folk culture, cultural studies, computer folklore, empowerment, organizational folklore, and postmodernism."--Preface
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
398/.0973/03
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
GR101
LC item number
.A54 1996
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • encyclopedias
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Brunvand, Jan Harold
Series statement
Garland reference library of the humanities
Series volume
vol. 1551
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Folklore
  • North America
  • Folklore
  • North America
  • Folklore
  • Manners and customs
  • North America
  • Volkscultuur
  • Folklore
  • Folklore
  • Folklore
  • Folklore
Label
American folklore : an encyclopedia, edited by Jan Harold Brunvand
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Academe, folklore of -- \Academic programs in folklore -- \Adirondacks -- \African Americans -- \Aging, folklore and -- \American Folklore Center -- \American Folklore scholarship : early years -- \American Folklore Society -- \American studies and folklore -- \Anansi -- \Anecdote -- \Anglo Americans -- \Animals -- \Anniversaries -- \Anthropological approach -- \Anti-legend -- \Appalachia -- \Applied folklore -- \April fool's day -- \Architecture, vernacular -- \Archive of folk culture -- \Archives, folklore -- \Art, folk -- \Auctions -- \Autoharp -- \Ballad -- \Baltic peoples in U.S. -- \Banjo -- \ -- \Baseball -- \Basketmaking -- \Basque Americans -- \Berea College -- \Bigfoot -- \Bikers -- \Billy the Kid -- \Birders -- \Birthdays -- \Black English -- \Blacksmithing -- \Bluegrass -- \Blues -- \Boast -- \Boatbuilding -- \Bodylore -- \Breakdancing -- \Bunyan, Paul -- \Cadence chant -- \Cajuns -- \Camplore -- \Canadian folklore (Anglophone) -- \Canadian folklore scholarship -- \Canadian studies and folklore -- \Canal lore -- \Catfish -- \Cemeteries -- \Center for the Study of Southern Culture -- \Chanteys -- \Children -- \Chinese Americans -- \Christmas -- \City lore -- \Civil War -- \Coding in American folk culture -- \Cold War -- \Columbus Day -- \Comparative approach -- \Computer folklore -- \Con artist -- \Conjunto music -- \Conspiracy theories -- \Contextual approach -- \Corridos -- \Costume, folk -- \Country music -- \Cousin Jack stories -- \Cow tipping -- \Cowboy poetry -- \Cowboys -- \Coyote -- \Crafts -- \Crimelore -- \Crockett, Davy Cults -- \Cultural conservation -- \Cultural landscape -- \Cultural studies -- \Curanderos -- \Cursing -- \Custom -- \Dance, folk -- \Deaf folklore -- \Dialect story -- \Disaster folklore -- \Dowsing -- \Dozens -- \Drama, folk -- \Dulcimer -- \Dutch Americans -- \Easter -- \Education, folklife in -- \Elvis -- \Empowerment -- \Epitaph -- \Esoteric / exoteric factor in folklore -- \Ethics in folklore research -- \Ethnic folklore -- \Ethnic stereotypes -- \Ethnomusicology -- [entries continue through letter Z (Zydeco)]
Control code
ocm34046325
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
xviii, 794 pages
Isbn
9780815307518
Lccn
95053734
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o34046325
  • (OCoLC)34046325
Label
American folklore : an encyclopedia, edited by Jan Harold Brunvand
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Academe, folklore of -- \Academic programs in folklore -- \Adirondacks -- \African Americans -- \Aging, folklore and -- \American Folklore Center -- \American Folklore scholarship : early years -- \American Folklore Society -- \American studies and folklore -- \Anansi -- \Anecdote -- \Anglo Americans -- \Animals -- \Anniversaries -- \Anthropological approach -- \Anti-legend -- \Appalachia -- \Applied folklore -- \April fool's day -- \Architecture, vernacular -- \Archive of folk culture -- \Archives, folklore -- \Art, folk -- \Auctions -- \Autoharp -- \Ballad -- \Baltic peoples in U.S. -- \Banjo -- \ -- \Baseball -- \Basketmaking -- \Basque Americans -- \Berea College -- \Bigfoot -- \Bikers -- \Billy the Kid -- \Birders -- \Birthdays -- \Black English -- \Blacksmithing -- \Bluegrass -- \Blues -- \Boast -- \Boatbuilding -- \Bodylore -- \Breakdancing -- \Bunyan, Paul -- \Cadence chant -- \Cajuns -- \Camplore -- \Canadian folklore (Anglophone) -- \Canadian folklore scholarship -- \Canadian studies and folklore -- \Canal lore -- \Catfish -- \Cemeteries -- \Center for the Study of Southern Culture -- \Chanteys -- \Children -- \Chinese Americans -- \Christmas -- \City lore -- \Civil War -- \Coding in American folk culture -- \Cold War -- \Columbus Day -- \Comparative approach -- \Computer folklore -- \Con artist -- \Conjunto music -- \Conspiracy theories -- \Contextual approach -- \Corridos -- \Costume, folk -- \Country music -- \Cousin Jack stories -- \Cow tipping -- \Cowboy poetry -- \Cowboys -- \Coyote -- \Crafts -- \Crimelore -- \Crockett, Davy Cults -- \Cultural conservation -- \Cultural landscape -- \Cultural studies -- \Curanderos -- \Cursing -- \Custom -- \Dance, folk -- \Deaf folklore -- \Dialect story -- \Disaster folklore -- \Dowsing -- \Dozens -- \Drama, folk -- \Dulcimer -- \Dutch Americans -- \Easter -- \Education, folklife in -- \Elvis -- \Empowerment -- \Epitaph -- \Esoteric / exoteric factor in folklore -- \Ethics in folklore research -- \Ethnic folklore -- \Ethnic stereotypes -- \Ethnomusicology -- [entries continue through letter Z (Zydeco)]
Control code
ocm34046325
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
xviii, 794 pages
Isbn
9780815307518
Lccn
95053734
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o34046325
  • (OCoLC)34046325

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