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The Evil eye : a casebook

Author: Alan Dundes
Publisher: Madison, Wis. : University of Wisconsin Press, ©1992.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The widespread superstition of the evil eye has attracted the attention of many scholars and the 21 essays in this volume reflect diverse perspectives: anthropology, classics, folklore studies,  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Evil eye.
Madison, Wis. : University of Wisconsin Press, ©1992
(OCoLC)609237832
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Alan Dundes
ISBN: 0299133303 9780299133306 0299133346 9780299133344
OCLC Number: 24377196
Notes: Originally published: New York : Garland Pub., 1981, in series: Garland folklore casebooks.
Description: ix, 318 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: The research topic : or, folklore without end / Arnold van Gennep --
Praise and dispraise in folklore / Eugene S. McCartney --
An incantation in the 'House of light' against the evil eye / Stephen Langdon --
Proverbs (23: 1-8) and the evil eye in "The wisdom of Sirach" --
The evil eye among the Hebrews / Aaron Brav --
The evil eye in South Indian folklore / A. Stewart Woodburne --The evil eye in Iran / Bess Allen Donaldson --
The Shilluk's belief in the evil eye / D.S. Oyler --
The evil eye and infant health in Lebanon / Jamal Karam Harfouche --
The evil eye in some Greek villages of the Upper Haliakmon valley in west Macedonia / Margaret M. Hardie (Mrs. F.W. Hasluck) --
The evil eye in Roumania, and its antidotes / A. Murgoci --
The jettatura and the evil eye / Giuseppe Pitrè --
Scoring aboon the breath : defeating the evil eye / Thomas Davidson. The evil eye among European-Americans / Louis C. Jones --
The evil eye in its folk medical aspects : a survey of North America / Wayland D. Hand --
Reflections on the evil eye / Richard G. Coss --
The evil eye : forms and dynamics of a universal superstition / Helmut Schoeck --
The evil eye : envy and greed among the Patidar of central Gujerat / D.F. Pocock --
The evil eye / Geza Roheim --
Envy and the evil eye among Slovak-Americans : an essay in the psychological ontogeny of belief and ritual / Howard F. Stein --
Wet and dry, the evil eye : an essay in Indo-European and Semitic worldview / Alan Dundes.
Responsibility: edited by Alan Dundes.

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