Folk Tales and Society

Folk Tales and Society : Story-telling in a Hungarian Peasant Community

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A study of the Szeklers and their folktales.show more

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  • Hardback | 480 pages
  • 156 x 235 x 31.75mm | 500g
  • Indiana University Press
  • Bloomington, IN, United States
  • English
  • Revised
  • Revised edition
  • 12 b&w photos
  • 0253316790
  • 9780253316790

Table of contents

Preface Part I The Szeklers in Kakasd 1. History of the Szeklers 2. Social and Economic Life in Old Andrasfalva 3. Resettlement Procedures (1883-1941) 4. The Settlers of Kakasd Part II. The Tale, The Community, and the Narrators 5. Survey of the Results in Folktale Research to the Present 6. The Tale Occasions 7. Th Tale Material: The Narrative Body of Kakasd 8. The Storytellers 9. Mrs. Zsuzsanna Palko 10. Gyorgy Andrasfalvi, Mrs. Anna Sebestyen, and Marton Laszlo Afterword: Kakasd Revisited: 1980-87 Appendix The Kakasd Tale Body: A Survey Notes Bibliography Index Map and Illustrations follow page XI.show more

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