Folk Groups and Folklore Genres: An Introduction


Oring's introductory folklore text consists of a series of essays byleading scholars that give the student a solid sense of major folkloretopics and interpretive techniques. Since 1986, when it was firstpublished, this book has met the need for good instructional material ata time of tremendous growth in folklore programs and introductorycourses in colleges and universities around the world.

Additional information

Includes content by:
  • Elliott Oring
  • Larry Danielson
  • Robert McCarl
  • Jay Mechling
  • Barre Toelken
Publisher: Place of publication:
  • Logan, UT
Publication year:
  • 1986


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