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Published: 14 May 1992

336 Pages | 12 illus., 1 table

5-1/2 x 8-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780195069204

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Folklore, Cultural Performances, and Popular Entertainments

A Communications-centered Handbook

Edited by Richard Bauman

Drawn from Oxford's acclaimed International Encyclopedia of Communications, published jointly with the Annenberg School of Communications at the University of Pennsylvania, Folklore, Cultural Performances, and Popular Entertainments offers all the articles on folklore and drama as well as related articles on verbal and non-verbal communication, music, and history. With an article on genre and updated and expanded bibliographies, this concise yet comprehensive book is a handy reference for those interested in folklore and its growing role in drama, anthropology, and cultural studies.

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