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Author Burrison, John A., 1942-

Title Roots of a region [electronic resource] : Southern folk culture / John A. Burrison.

Imprint Jackson : University Press of Mississippi, c2007.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description vii, 236 p., 8 p. of plates : ill. (some col.), maps, music.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 217-226) and index.
Contents The core of the culture : folk traditions and the big regional picture -- Goobers, grits, and greasy greens : what's Southern about Southern folk culture? -- An early international crossroads : the diverse roots of Southern folk culture -- Journey of the jug : an artifact-based case study -- Georgia on my mind : a place-based case study -- Branches and new shoots : Southern folk culture today and tomorrow.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Regionalism -- Southern States.
Material culture -- Southern States.
Folk music -- Southern States.
Folklore -- Southern States.
Oral tradition -- Southern States.
Southern States -- Social life and customs.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9781934110201 (cloth : alk. paper)
1934110205 (cloth : alk. paper)
9781934110218 (pbk. : alk. paper)
1934110213 (pbk. : alk. paper)

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