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Oedipus : a folklore casebook

Author: Lowell Edmunds; Alan Dundes
Publisher: Madison, Wis. : University of Wisconsin Press, ©1995.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Looking beyond the story related in Sophocles' drama, this book examines variations of the Oedipus tale from around the world. Taking sociological, psychological, anthropological and structuralist  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Oedipus.
Madison, Wis. : University of Wisconsin Press, ©1995
(DLC) 95031697
(OCoLC)32854002
Named Person: Oedipe, (mythologie grecque)
Material Type: Document, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Lowell Edmunds; Alan Dundes
ISBN: 9780299148539 029914853X 1282788183 9781282788183
OCLC Number: 669503588
Notes: Originally published: New York : Garland, 1983. With new bibliographical addendum.
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (ix, 274 pages)
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Oedipus Rex in Albania / Margaret Hasluck --
The Oedipus legend in south Slavic folk tradition / Friedrich S. Krauss --
An Oedipus myth in Gypsy tradition / Mirella Karpati --
The Legend of Oedipus / James G. Frazer --
Oedipus in Alur folklore / A.W. Southall --
Oedipus in Bushman folklore / Megan Biesele --
Oedipus in Papuan folklore / F.E. Williams --
The Dragon of Tagaung / R. Grant Brown --
Oedipus-type tales in Oceania / William A. Lessa --
Oedipus in the light of folklore / Vladimir Propp --
Is the legend of Oedipus a folktale? / Alexander H. Krappe --
On the Oedipus myth / Georgios A. Megas --
The Sphinx in the Oedipus legend / Lowell Edmunds --
Freud on Oedipus / Sigmund Freud --
Oedipus and Erichthonius: some observations of paradigmatic and syntagmatic order / John Peradotto --
Cú-chulainn and the origin of totemism / Géza Róheim --
The Oedipus complex in Burma / Melford E. Spiro --
Why Oedipus killed Laius: a note on the complementary Oedipus complex in Greek drama / George Devereux --
The Indian Oedipus / A.K. Ramanujan.
Responsibility: edited by Lowell Edmunds and Alan Dundes.

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Classicist Edmunds and folklorist Dundes provide a superb anthology. Robert A. Segal, Religious Studies Review" Classicist Edmunds and folklorist Dundes provide a superb anthology. Robert A. Segal, Read more...

 
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