The Phylogeny of Little Red Riding Hood

@article{Tehrani2013ThePO,
  title={The Phylogeny of Little Red Riding Hood},
  author={J. Tehrani},
  journal={PLoS ONE},
  year={2013},
  volume={8}
}
Researchers have long been fascinated by the strong continuities evident in the oral traditions associated with different cultures. According to the ‘historic-geographic’ school, it is possible to classify similar tales into “international types” and trace them back to their original archetypes. However, critics argue that folktale traditions are fundamentally fluid, and that most international types are artificial constructs. Here, these issues are addressed using phylogenetic methods that… Expand

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