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History of British Folklore

Volume 2, 1st Edition

Edited by Richard M. Dorson


412 pages

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This book discusses the origin and dispersion of the Aryans, the mythopoeic world view of early man, the animistic philosophy of savages, and the survivals of primitive belief among peasants, which enlivened the folklore controversies.

Table of Contents

1. The Antiquaries 2. The Mythologists 3. The Savage Folklorists 4. The Great Team: Definitions and Methods 5. The Great Team: Theses and Viewpoints

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Folklore & Mythology
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Media Studies