Studies in Jewish Folklore: Proceedings of a Regional Conference of the Association for Jewish Studies Held at the Spertus Colle
by Talmage, Frank, edited by.
Association for Jewish Studies
Octavo, paper covers with a bump to the top open corner, xiv, 408 pp., b/w plates, notes, index
Articles are "Introduction: Eighty Years of Jewish Folkloristics: Achievements and Tasks," Dov Noy, "Folklore in the Definition of Ethnicity: An American and Jewish Perspective," Roger D. Abrahams, "Recent Developments in Judeo-Spanish Ballad Scholarship," Samuel G. Armistead, "Folklore and Literature," Arnold J. Band, "General Distinctions in the Aggadah," Dan Ben-Amos, "The Hanukkah Lamp as it Relates to Architecture," Nancy Berman, "Tracing Oral Elements in Genesis Rabba," Ronald Brown, "Educator's Analysis of a Documentary Film about the Cochin Jews," Seymour Epstein, "Research Among Yemenites," Shlomo Dov Goitein, "The Jewish Miracle-Worker in a Muslim Context," Judah L. Goldstein," Societal Values in the Judeo-Spanish Folktales," Reginetta Haboucha, "Stylized Performances of a Judeo-Spanish Traditional Ballad: La Mujer Engaņada," Israel J. Katz, "Jewish Life in Habban:A Tentative Reconstruction," Laurence D. Loeb, "Folklore and Antifolklore in the Yiddish Fiction of the Haskala," Dan Miron, "Oral Tradition and Oral Torah: Defining the Problematic," Jacob Neusner, "Is There a Jewish Folk Religion?" Dov Noy, "Kurdistani Realia and Attitudes as Reflected in the Midrashic-Aggadic Literature of the Kurdish Jews," Yona Sabar, "A Kurdish-Jewish Animal Tale in Its Sociocultural Context," Donna Shai, "Story versus Movie: Comments on I.B. Singer's 'Zlateh the Goat,'" Stephen Charles Siporin, "The Evolution of a Musical Symbol in Yiddish Culture," Mark Slobin, "Stories of Kiddush Hashem: Analysis and Psychological Impact," Mitchell Smith, "The Costume of the Jewish Woman in Morocco," Yedida K. Stillman, "Censorship and Syncretism: Some Social Anthropological Approaches to the Study of Middle Eastern Jews," Walter P. Zenner.
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