Memory in oral traditions : the cognitive psychology of epic, ballads, and counting-out rhymes /

This text applies the methods and theories of cognitive psychology to the study of oral traditions. The author elaborates on three structural devices that appear in oral traditions: those consisting of meaning; those using imagery; and those in which sound pattern is predominant.

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Main Author: Rubin, David C.
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: New York : Oxford University Press, 1995.
Series:OUP E-Books.
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Online Access:Available via EBSCO eBook Collection
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