Riddles — Perspektives on the use, function andchange in a folklore genre

Kaivola-Bergenhöj, Annikki
Titel: Riddles — Perspektives on the use, function andchange in a folklore genre
Författare: Kaivola-Bergenhöj, Annikki (Författare)
Artikelnummer: 9517460198
Form: Mjukband
Tillgänglighet: Leveranstid 7-14 dagar
Pris: 27,00 € (24,55 € moms 0 %)


Förlagets identifieringsnummer: 1366097
Förlag: Suomalaisen Kirjallisuuden Seura
Serie: Studia Fennica. Folkloristica 10
Upplaga: 2001
Språk: engelska
Antal sidor: 186
Produktgrupp: Folkloristik
Bibliotekssignum: 81.3 Sananlaskut. Arvoitukset. Vertaukset. Kaskut
Nationalbibliotekets ämnesord: arvoitukset, kansanperinne, folkloristiikka
Ämnesord: Folkloristics, Folklore, Folklore Studies, Popular tradition
Riddles are a journey into a fascinating world rich in delightful metaphors and ambiguity. This book is based on material drawn from all over the world and analyses both traditional true riddles and contemporary joking questions. It introduces the reader to different riddling situations and the many functions of riddles, wich vary from education to teasing, and from defusing a heated situation to entertainment.