Arab folklore / guest editor Saad A. Sowayan.

By: Sowayan, Saad A
Contributor(s): Nanzan University | Nanzan Anthropological Institute
Language: English Publisher: Nagoya : Anthropological Institute, Nanzan University, 1993.Description: iii, 175p. ; 26cm.
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In English. - Includes bibls. - Contents: Foreword / Saad A. Sowayan; The Salfah as a narrative genre / Bruce Ingham; Heartbeat: conventionality and originality in Najdi poetry / Marcel Kurpershoek; Metrical problems of the contemporary Bedouin Qasida: a linguistic approach / Heikki Palva; Debate in the improvised-sung poetry of Palestinians / Dirgham H. Sbait; The agricultural marker stars in Yemeni folklore / Daniel Martin Varisco; Bengali folk rhymes: an introduction / Syed Mohammad Shahed; Runs in folktales and the dynamics of Turkish runs: a case study / Deniz Zeyrek; Banana republics and V.I. degrees: rethinking Indian folklore in a postcolonial world / Kirin Narayan.