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The Resource Folklore and culture on the Texas-Mexican border, Américo Paredes ; edited and with an introduction by Richard Bauman

Folklore and culture on the Texas-Mexican border, Américo Paredes ; edited and with an introduction by Richard Bauman

Label
Folklore and culture on the Texas-Mexican border
Title
Folklore and culture on the Texas-Mexican border
Statement of responsibility
Américo Paredes ; edited and with an introduction by Richard Bauman
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
11 scholarly articles by noted authority in the field of folklore & Chicano studies; with a chronological bibliography of Paredes writings. An analytical look at Texas & Mexican social life & customs, exemplified in folk tales
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
398/.09764
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
GR110.T5
LC item number
P28 1993
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Folklore and culture on the Texas-Mexican border, Américo Paredes ; edited and with an introduction by Richard Bauman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
The folklore of groups of Mexican origin in the United States -- The problem of identity in a changing culture : popular expressions of culture conflict along the lower Rio Grande border -- Folk medicine and the intercultural jest -- On ethnographic work among minority groups : a folklorist's perspective -- Some aspects of folk poetry -- The Mexican Corrido : its rise and fall -- The concept of the emotional core applied to the Mexican Corrido "Benjamín Argumedo" -- José Mosqueda and the folklorization of actual events -- The United States, Mexico, and machismo -- The Décima on the Texas-Mexican border : folksong as an adjunct to legend -- The undying love of "El Indio" Córdova : Décimas and oral history in a border family
Control code
24870828
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxiii, 287 p.
Isbn
9780292724723
Lccn
91043059
Note
  • Library's copy 3 (SW Writers): With dust jacket.
  • Library's copy 4 (SW Writers): Purchased by the Hispanic Writers Endowment. With dust jacket.
Label
Folklore and culture on the Texas-Mexican border, Américo Paredes ; edited and with an introduction by Richard Bauman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
The folklore of groups of Mexican origin in the United States -- The problem of identity in a changing culture : popular expressions of culture conflict along the lower Rio Grande border -- Folk medicine and the intercultural jest -- On ethnographic work among minority groups : a folklorist's perspective -- Some aspects of folk poetry -- The Mexican Corrido : its rise and fall -- The concept of the emotional core applied to the Mexican Corrido "Benjamín Argumedo" -- José Mosqueda and the folklorization of actual events -- The United States, Mexico, and machismo -- The Décima on the Texas-Mexican border : folksong as an adjunct to legend -- The undying love of "El Indio" Córdova : Décimas and oral history in a border family
Control code
24870828
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxiii, 287 p.
Isbn
9780292724723
Lccn
91043059
Note
  • Library's copy 3 (SW Writers): With dust jacket.
  • Library's copy 4 (SW Writers): Purchased by the Hispanic Writers Endowment. With dust jacket.

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