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Look up superstitions and folklore in this database
Global Road Warrior (World Trade Press) This link opens in a new windowPick a country. On the left menu, scroll to Culture & Society, then select Superstitions & Folklore.
Or - try your keywords in the Search box.
Folklore and mythology encyclopedias
The Greenwood Encyclopedia of World Folklore and Folklife In the library and online. TIPS:
- Use the Index at the back of Vol. 4 to look up cultures or countries and find the pages where they are discussed.
- Note the sub-topics under each country or culture.
- You can also look up a topic (ex., Music and Dance) and find where that topic is discussed for a given country or culture.
- Topics and Themes in World Folklore, in Vol.1, can be extra helpful for literature and mythology studies.
Call Number: REF GR35 .G75 2006
World Mythology In the library and online. Myths in the volume are organized by regions of the world and cultures, such as Oceania, South East Asia, and Meso-America. In addition, twelve maps listing ancient cultures and charts on mythological figures will provide a broad overview of major deities.
Call Number: REF BL312 .C75 2013
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