1st Edition

Folklore and Folklife in the United Arab Emirates





ISBN 9781315028682
Published December 15, 2013 by Routledge
208 Pages

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Book Description

A unique description and analysis of the domains and genres of UAE folklore, including folk customs and beliefs, traditional arts and crafts, folk dances, folk narratives and proverbs. Challenging the established meaning of folklife, this volume also deals with folklore in public life, in the mass media, in education and in politics.