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  • Cross-Cultural Approaches to Literacy

    Cross-Cultural Approaches to Literacy

    Inbunden - 1993 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521401678

    Cross-Cultural Approaches to Literacy, investigates the meanings and uses of literacy in different cultures and societies. In contrast to previous studies, where the focus of research has been on aspects of cognition, education and on the economic '…

  • Narrating our Pasts

    Narrating our Pasts
    av Elizabeth Tonkin

    Häftad - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521484633

    This study looks at how oral histories are constructed and how they should be interpreted, and argues for a deeper understanding of their oral and social characteristics. Oral accounts of past events are also guides to the future, as well as being s…

  • The Incorruptible Flesh

    The Incorruptible Flesh
    av Piero Camporesi

    Inbunden - 1988 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521320030

    In this book, the author examines the significance that the body had for the obsessively religious, superstitious minds of the pre-industrial age. He explores the juxtaposition of medicine and sorcery, cookery and surgery, pharmacy and alchemy, occu…

  • Oral Tradition and Written Record in Classical Athens

    Oral Tradition and Written Record in Classical Athens
    av Rosalind Thomas

    Inbunden - 1989 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521350259

    Despite its written literature, ancient Greece was in many ways an oral society. This is the first serious attempt to study the implications of this view. Dr Thomas stresses the coexistence of literacy and oral tradition in Greece and examines their…

  • Oral Tradition and Written Record in Classical Athens

    Oral Tradition and Written Record in Classical Athens
    av Rosalind Thomas

    Häftad - 1991 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521425186

    Despite its written literature, ancient Greece was in many ways an oral society. This is the first serious attempt to study the implications of this view. Dr Thomas stresses the coexistence of literacy and oral tradition in Greece and examines their…

  • Sijobang

    Sijobang
    av Nigel Phillips

    Inbunden - 1981 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521237376

  • Defiant Maids and Stubborn Farmers

    Defiant Maids and Stubborn Farmers
    av Donald J. Cosentino

    Inbunden - 1982 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521241977

  • To Speak in Pairs

    To Speak in Pairs

    Inbunden - 1988 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521343329

    This collection of essays is an original and major contribution to the study of oral composition and ritual communication, and in particular to the use of ‘parallelism’ (the poetic ordering of words and phrases in alternative, duplicate…

  • Literacy and Popular Culture

    Literacy and Popular Culture
    av David Vincent

    Häftad - 1993 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521457712

    In l750, half the population were unable to sign their names; by l9l4 England, together with a handful of advanced Western countries, had for the first time in history achieved a nominally literate society. This book seeks to understand how and why…

  • Native American Discourse

    Native American Discourse
    av Joel Sherzer, Anthony C. Woodburgy, Joel Sherzer

    Inbunden - 1987 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521329361

    Originally published in 1987, the aim of this book is to advance a fresh perspective on the presentation, philology, analysis, and interpretation of oral literature and verbal art. Developed through commentaries and analysis of a range of texts from…

  • Tikopia Songs

    Tikopia Songs
    av Raymond Firth

    Inbunden - 1991 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521391290

    Sir Raymond Firth is the most distinguished living British anthropologist, and one internationally acclaimed. His latest work forms part of one of the fullest and most professional ethnographic accounts by any anthropologist of a non-industrial peop…

  • Storytelling Rights

    Storytelling Rights
    av Amy Shuman

    Inbunden - 1986 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521328463

    Based on intensive fieldwork in an urban American junior high school, this original study explores the relationship between oral and written texts in everyday life by analyzing tellings and retellings of local events, diaries, writings and discussio…

  • Xhosa Oral Poetry

    Xhosa Oral Poetry
    av Jeff Opland

    Inbunden - 1983 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521241137