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Contes et tradition orale en Roumanie

la fonction pédagogique du conte populaire en Roumanie

Author: Frank Alvarez-Pereyre

Publisher: Peeters Publishers

ISBN: 9782852970182

Category: Social Science

Page: 338

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(Peeters 1976)

The facetious nights of Straparola

Author: Giovanni Francesco Straparola,Girolamo Morlini

Publisher: N.A


Category: Fairy tales

Page: N.A

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Author: Birago Diop

Publisher: N.A


Category: Tales, African

Page: 134

View: 6736

Man in Africa

Author: Mary Douglas,Phyllis M. Kaberry

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1136419209

Category: Social Science

Page: 426

View: 7059

Tavistock Press was established as a co-operative venture between the Tavistock Institute and Routledge & Kegan Paul (RKP) in the 1950s to produce a series of major contributions across the social sciences. This volume is part of a 2001 reissue of a selection of those important works which have since gone out of print, or are difficult to locate. Published by Routledge, 112 volumes in total are being brought together under the name The International Behavioural and Social Sciences Library: Classics from the Tavistock Press. Reproduced here in facsimile, this volume was originally published in 1969 and is available individually. The collection is also available in a number of themed mini-sets of between 5 and 13 volumes, or as a complete collection.

Stories and Tales

Author: Hans Christian Andersen,Henry William Dulcken

Publisher: Psychology Press

ISBN: 9780415285988

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 404

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Eighty of Andersen's best-loved tales -- from "The Ugly Duckling" to "The Red Shoes" and the thrilling, if chilling, "The Snow Queen."

Words and the Dogon World

Author: Geneviève Calame-Griaule

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780915980956

Category: Africa, West

Page: 704

View: 5546


Author: Ferdinand Oyono

Publisher: Waveland Press

ISBN: 1478609907

Category: Fiction

Page: 122

View: 5281

Toundi Ondoua, the rural African protagonist of Houseboy, encounters a world of prisms that cast beautiful but unobtainable glimmers, especially for a black youth in colonial Cameroon. Houseboy, written in the form of Toundis captivating diary and translated from the original French, discloses his awe of the white world and a web of unpredictable experiences. Early on, he escapes his fathers angry blows by seeking asylum with his benefactor, the local European priest who meets an untimely death. Toundi then becomes the Chief Europeans boythe dog of the King. Toundis attempt to fulfill a dream of advancement and improvement opens his eyes to troubling realities. Gradually, preconceptions of the Europeans come crashing down on him as he struggles with his identity, his place in society, and the changing culture.

Too Much to Know

Managing Scholarly Information before the Modern Age

Author: Ann M. Blair

Publisher: Yale University Press

ISBN: 9780300168495

Category: History

Page: 416

View: 1711

Yes and No

The Intimate Folklore of Africa

Author: Alta Jablow

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781258408640


Page: 222

View: 8401

Dilemma Tales, Proverbs, Stories Of Love, And Adult Riddles.

Byzantium After Byzantium

Author: Nicolae Iorga

Publisher: Histria Books

ISBN: 9789739432092

Category: History

Page: 256

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Although Constantinople fell to the Turks in 1453, bringing an end to the Eastern Roman Empire which had survived its predecessor in the West by nearly one thousand years, this important book argues that Byzantium did not die, but continued to influence European history all the way up to the beginning of the nineteenth century. This English translation of one of the classic works by the great Romanian historian Nicolae Iorga will fascinate anyone interested in the impact of the fall of Byzantium on European civilization and the continuation of Byzantine institutions in Southeastern Europe. Originally published in French in 1935, this book contributes to an understanding of the political, social, cultural, and intellectual background of the history of the tumultuous regions of Southeastern Europe. Iorga points out the great contributions of Byzantine civilization to the Western world, especially during the Renaissance. He demonstrates that Byzantium survived through its people and local

The Types of the Folk-tale

A Classification and Bibliography

Author: Antti Aarne

Publisher: N.A


Category: Fairy tales

Page: 588

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Soviet Structural Folkloristics

Author: Pierre Maranda

Publisher: Walter de Gruyter

ISBN: 3110828049

Category: Social Science

Page: 194

View: 7777

The Development of Folk-Tales and Myths

Author: Franz Boas

Publisher: Read Books Ltd

ISBN: 1473378184

Category: Social Science

Page: 22

View: 2682

This early work by Franz Boas was originally published in 1916 and we are now republishing it with a brand new introductory biography. 'The Development of Folk-Tales and Myths' is an anthropological work on the origins and progress of fiction. Franz Boas was born on July 9th 1958, in Minden, Westphalia. Even though Boas had a passion the natural sciences, he enrolled at the University at Kiel as an undergraduate in Physics. Boas completed his degree with a dissertation on the optical properties of water, before continuing his studies and receiving his doctorate in 1881. Boas became a professor of Anthropology at Columbia University in 1899 and founded the first Ph.D program in anthropology in America. He was also a leading figure in the creation of the American Anthropological Association (AAA). Franz Boas had a long career and a great impact on many areas of study. He died on 21st December 1942.

Man and Nature

Or, Physical Geography as Modified by Human Action

Author: George Perkins Marsh

Publisher: New York : C. Scribner


Category: Conservation of natural resources

Page: 560

View: 5391


Author: Tomi Ungerer

Publisher: Roberts Rinehart Pub

ISBN: 9781570981616

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 32

View: 9539

An English-language translation of the original German work that has been nominated for the 1998 Hans Christian Andersen Award follows the life of pug puppy Flix, who is born to bewildered cat parents and who is ostracized by kitten peers for his differences.

Between Two Worlds

Author: Simone Schwarz Bart

Publisher: Heinemann Educational Books



Page: 212

View: 5542

The Life of St. Anthony the Great

Author: Saint Athanasius (Patriarch of Alexandria)

Publisher: Eastern Orthodox Books

ISBN: 9780899810423

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 122

View: 2438


Author: Patrick Chamoiseau

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781862070462

Category: Caribbean Area

Page: 416

View: 6126

Set in the Caribbean, this novel tells the story of a grim, poverty-stricken shanty town (named after the nearby oil depot) on the edge of Fort de France, the capital of Martinique.

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