ANTH 3197 Folklore

3 hours; 3 credits

Oral literature of nonliterate peoples including tales, myths, proverbs, riddles, poetry, songs. Folklore as an aspect of culture. Problems of collection and analysis of materials. Case studies.

Prerequisite: Anthropology *1001 [1] or Core Studies 1 or 6 or 9 or Core Curriculum 1210 [2.1] or 1220 [2.2], or permission of the chairperson.


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