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The Resource Oral literature for children : rethinking orality, literacy, performance, and documentation practices, Aaron Mushengyezi, (electronic book)

Oral literature for children : rethinking orality, literacy, performance, and documentation practices, Aaron Mushengyezi, (electronic book)

Label
Oral literature for children : rethinking orality, literacy, performance, and documentation practices
Title
Oral literature for children
Title remainder
rethinking orality, literacy, performance, and documentation practices
Statement of responsibility
Aaron Mushengyezi
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book is the first ever major effort to document and study hundreds of texts from an African (Ugandan) oral culture for children - folktales, riddles, and rhymes - and at the same time to make them available in the local languages and to focus on their cultural and national value. The author surveys the history of collecting in Uganda and situates the texts in their broader geographical, historical, socio-cultural and educational setting, including the early collecting efforts of heritage-minded Ugandans and European missionaries. Most of this preservational work is elusive and under-explo
Member of
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Mushengyezi, Aaron.
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
GR72
LC item number
.M87 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Cross cultures : readings in post/colonial literatures and cultures in English
Series volume
154
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Folk literature
  • Children's literature
Label
Oral literature for children : rethinking orality, literacy, performance, and documentation practices, Aaron Mushengyezi, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
EBC1152990
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xli, 311 p.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Isbn
9789042036178
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
ill., maps.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Oral literature for children : rethinking orality, literacy, performance, and documentation practices, Aaron Mushengyezi, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
EBC1152990
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xli, 311 p.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Isbn
9789042036178
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
ill., maps.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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