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The Resource The Edinburgh Companion to Scottish Traditional Literatures

The Edinburgh Companion to Scottish Traditional Literatures

Label
The Edinburgh Companion to Scottish Traditional Literatures
Title
The Edinburgh Companion to Scottish Traditional Literatures
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This collection of essays explores the historical importance and imaginative richness of Scotland's extensive contribution to modes of traditional culture and expression: ballads, tales and storytelling, and song. Its underlying aim is to bring about a more dynamic and inclusive understanding of Scottish culture. Rooted in literary history and both comparative and interdisciplinary in scope, the volume covers the key aspects and genres of traditional literature, including the Gaelic tradition, from the medieval period to the present. Key theoretical and conceptual issues raised by the historic
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Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Dunnigan, Sarah
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Gilbert, Suzanne
Series statement
Edinburgh Companions to Scottish Literature
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  • Folk literature, Scottish
  • Folk literature, Scottish Gaelic
  • Folk songs
  • Scottish literature
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Folk literature, Scottish
  • Folk literature, Scottish Gaelic
  • Folk songs
  • Scottish literature
  • Scotland
  • Folk literature, Scottish Gaelic
  • Folk songs
  • Scottish literature
  • Folk literature, Scottish
Label
The Edinburgh Companion to Scottish Traditional Literatures
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Title page; Copyright; Contents; Series Editor's Preface; Acknowledgements; Introduction; CHAPTER ONE The Roots of Living Tradition; CHAPTER TWO Genre; CHAPTER THREE Folk Belief and Scottish Traditional Literatures; CHAPTER FOUR Transmission; CHAPTER FIVE 'Tradition' and Literature in the Medieval Period; CHAPTER SIX Vernacular Gaelic Tradition; CHAPTER SEVEN The Early Modern Period; CHAPTER EIGHT The Heroic Ballads of Gaelic Scotland; CHAPTER NINE Eighteenth-Century Antiquarianism; CHAPTER TEN Lowland Song Culture in the Eighteenth Century; CHAPTER ELEVEN Tradition and Scottish Romanticism
  • CHAPTER TWELVE Nineteenth-Century Highland and Island FolkloreCHAPTER THIRTEEN Tradition and Innovation in Twentieth-Century Scottish Gaelic Literature; CHAPTER FOURTEEN The Politics of the Modern Scottish Folk Revival; CHAPTER FIFTEEN Continuing the Living Tradition; Endnotes; Further Reading; Index
Control code
ocn861080374
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (225 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780748684595
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1g00gv8
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)861080374
Label
The Edinburgh Companion to Scottish Traditional Literatures
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Title page; Copyright; Contents; Series Editor's Preface; Acknowledgements; Introduction; CHAPTER ONE The Roots of Living Tradition; CHAPTER TWO Genre; CHAPTER THREE Folk Belief and Scottish Traditional Literatures; CHAPTER FOUR Transmission; CHAPTER FIVE 'Tradition' and Literature in the Medieval Period; CHAPTER SIX Vernacular Gaelic Tradition; CHAPTER SEVEN The Early Modern Period; CHAPTER EIGHT The Heroic Ballads of Gaelic Scotland; CHAPTER NINE Eighteenth-Century Antiquarianism; CHAPTER TEN Lowland Song Culture in the Eighteenth Century; CHAPTER ELEVEN Tradition and Scottish Romanticism
  • CHAPTER TWELVE Nineteenth-Century Highland and Island FolkloreCHAPTER THIRTEEN Tradition and Innovation in Twentieth-Century Scottish Gaelic Literature; CHAPTER FOURTEEN The Politics of the Modern Scottish Folk Revival; CHAPTER FIFTEEN Continuing the Living Tradition; Endnotes; Further Reading; Index
Control code
ocn861080374
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (225 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780748684595
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1g00gv8
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)861080374

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