Review of Oral and literate culture in England 1500-1700, by Fox, A.
Marshall, Peter (2002) Review of Oral and literate culture in England 1500-1700, by Fox, A. Sixteenth Century Journal, Vol.33. (No.3). pp. 878-879. ISSN 0361-0160Full text not available from this repository.
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This study sets out to repudiate a perception, formulated within the early modern
period itself, and subsequently enshrined in the approach of folkloric collectors, that sees
"oral" and "literate" in fundamental opposition (and by extension, the old polarity of "elite"
and "popular"). Rather, the model is one of continuous interpenetration and exchange
between oral and written forms of expression. [...]
|Item Type:||Book Review|
|Subjects:||D History General and Old World > DA Great Britain
P Language and Literature > PR English literature
|Divisions:||Faculty of Arts > History|
|Library of Congress Subject Headings (LCSH):||English literature -- Early modern, 1500-1700 -- History and criticism, Popular culture -- England -- History -- 17th century, Oral tradition -- England -- History -- 16th century, Oral tradition -- England -- History -- 17th century, England -- Social life and customs -- 16th century, England -- Social life and customs -- 17th century|
|Journal or Publication Title:||Sixteenth Century Journal|
|Publisher:||Sixteenth Century Journal Publishers, Inc.|
|Book Title:||Oral and Literate Culture in England 1500-1700|
|Page Range:||pp. 878-879|
|Access rights to Published version:||Restricted or Subscription Access|
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