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ERIC Number: EJ588262
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-0024-2594
Juan Bobo: A Folkloric Information System.
Lastra, Sarai
Library Trends, v47 n3 p529-57 Win 1999
Investigates a hypothesis that concerns the importance of storytelling as an infrastructure that serves to create, transmit, and authenticate folklore based on a collection of Puerto Rican children's folktales with the character of Juan Bobo. Discusses cultural identity and boundaries, oral traditions, classification of folktales, and future research. (LRW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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