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  1. African Folktales in the New World

    African Folktales in the New World

    Written by William W Bascom, Foreword by Alan Dundes, Edited by William W Bascom

    Series Folkloristics

    Indiana University Press

    These essays... are of immense importance to anyone interested in the issues of origins and folklore texts."—Choice... this is Bascom at his best.... an attractive and full-bodied book." —FabulaThese essays, devoted to traditional... Learn More
    Published: 22nd November 1992
    Paperback | £17.99
  2. American Folklore Scholarship
    American Folklore Scholarship is rich reading, outlining the intellectual genealogy of American folklore and delivering many interesting historical tidbits. Folklore teachers will want to use this book in their introductory theory... Learn More
    Published: 22nd June 1988
    Paperback | £13.99
  3. The Study of Folk Music in the Modern World
    [This book] is a contribution of considerable substance because it takes a holistic view of the field of folk music and the scholarship that has dealt with it." —Bruno Nettl... a praiseworthy combination of solid scholarship,... Learn More
    Published: 22nd June 1988
    Paperback | £18.99
  4. The Theory of Oral Composition
    ... excellent book... " —The Classical Outlook... brief and readable... There is good tonic in these pages for the serious student of oral tradition... a remarkable book." —Asian Folklore StudiesThe bibliography is a boon... Learn More
    Published: 22nd June 1988
    Paperback | £11.99