Family Lore and Oral History
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Bryce-Heath, S. (1983) Ways with words: Language, life and work in communities and classrooms. Cambridge University Press. 372.6 H438w
Coles, R. (1990) The call of stories: Teaching and the moral imagination. Houghton-Mifflin. 808.0092 C694c
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Pellowski, A. (1987) The family storytelling handbook: How to use stories, anecdotes, rhymes, handkerchiefs, paperand objects to enrich family tradition. New York: MacMillan. 027.6251 P392f
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Storytelling and Oral Literature
Egan, K. (1989) Teaching as storytelling: An alternative approach to teaching and curriculum. Chicago: University of Chicago Press.
Jaffe, N. ( 2000) Storytelling and folk narrative in classroom life. In Nager, N. & Shapiro, E., ( eds) Revisiting a progressive pedagogy: The developmental-interaction approach. Albany: SUNY Press. 372.21 R454p
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Folk Games and Children's Lore
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Delamar, G. T. (1983) Childrens' counting out rhymes, fingerplays, jump-rope and bounce- ball chants and other rhythms. North Carolina: McFarland. 398.8 D336c
Hastings, S. E. (1979) Miss Mary Mac all dressed in black: Tongue twisters, jump rope rhymes & other childrens' lore from New England. Little Rock: August House.
Knapp, M. and H. (1976) One potato, two potato: The folklore of American children. New York: Norton. 398.8 K67o
Opie, P. and I. (1959) The lore and language of schoolchildren. London: Oxford University Press. 398.8061L
Pellowski, A. (1984) The story vine. New York: MacMillan. 372.64 P392s
Sutton-Smith, B. (1972) The folkgames of children. Austin: University of Texas Press. 793.4 S967f
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Bank Street Theses on Folklore and Storytelling
Adjmi, Corie. (1998) Family folklore and the role of storytelling : the study of a family and the Syrian Jewish community in Brooklyn. T 1998 A235f
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