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Gossip, Reputation, and Knowledge in Zinacantan
When writing can change your life, when writing can enrich you by offering much money, why don't you try it? Are you still very confused of where getting the ideas? Do you still have no idea withExpand
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Phantoms of romantic nationalism in folkloristics
L'emergence du folklore a la fin du 18 e me siecle s'est faite sous l'influence du Nationalisme Romantique. La comprehension du folklore par le public tout comme son etude par les folkloristes resteExpand
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A Performance-Centred Approach to Gossip
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Introductory Remarks to a Rhetorical Theory of Folklore
THE GULF BETWEEN the literary and anthropological folklorist is nowhere more clearly seen than in the ways in which the two view the form and performance of elements of traditional expressiveExpand
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The Training of the Man of Words in Talking Sweet.
Discussions of Negro non-standard English (or Black English) emphasizes the most socially stigmatizing features. It is clear, however, that within anglophonic black communities a diglossia situationExpand
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