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The Resource The anguish of snails : Native American folklore in the West, Barre Toelken

The anguish of snails : Native American folklore in the West, Barre Toelken

Label
The anguish of snails : Native American folklore in the West
Title
The anguish of snails
Title remainder
Native American folklore in the West
Statement of responsibility
Barre Toelken
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Within a framework of performance theory, cultural worldview, and collaborative research, Toelken examines Native American visual arts, dance, oral tradition (story and song), humor, and patterns of thinking and discovery to demonstrate what can be gleaned from Indian traditions by Natives and non-Natives alike. Winner of the Chicago Folklore Prize
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Toelken, Barre
Dewey number
398/.089/97078
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E78.W5
LC item number
T64 2003eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Folklife of the West
Series volume
v. 2
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Indians of North America
  • Folklore
  • Folklore
  • Oral tradition
  • Indians of North America
  • Folklore
  • Oral tradition
  • Performance
  • Indiens d'Amérique
  • Folklore
  • Folklore
  • Tradition orale
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Folklore
  • Folklore
  • Indians of North America
  • Oral tradition
  • United States, West
  • Volkskunst
  • Amerika <Nordwest>
  • Indianer
Label
The anguish of snails : Native American folklore in the West, Barre Toelken
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Prologue: the snail's clues
  • Cultural patterns in Native American folklore: an introduction
  • Visual patterns of performance: arts
  • Kinetic patterns of performance: dance
  • Oral patterns of performance: story and song
  • Patterns and themes in Native humor
  • Cultural patterns of discovery
  • Epilogue: "gleaning" and the active audience
Control code
ocm53924371
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 204 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780874214758
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations (some color).
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
22573/ctt45nzm9
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o53924371
  • (OCoLC)53924371
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
The anguish of snails : Native American folklore in the West, Barre Toelken
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Prologue: the snail's clues
  • Cultural patterns in Native American folklore: an introduction
  • Visual patterns of performance: arts
  • Kinetic patterns of performance: dance
  • Oral patterns of performance: story and song
  • Patterns and themes in Native humor
  • Cultural patterns of discovery
  • Epilogue: "gleaning" and the active audience
Control code
ocm53924371
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 204 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780874214758
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations (some color).
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
22573/ctt45nzm9
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o53924371
  • (OCoLC)53924371
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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