4,000 searchable keywords in the field of folk narrative: comprehensive articles on all narrative types and themes
Various search criteria: lemma (multiple languages), keyword, person, article author, as well as extended indexes
DOI ensures reliable source citation for each article
Covers all genres of oral narrative tradition with detailed reports on numerous countries and regions
Presents biographies on researchers, collectors, and authors of important source works
Non-restrictive DRM – allows for an unlimited number of simultaneous users campus / institution-wide
Comprising some 4,000 articles, the Encyclopedia of the Folk Tale presents the results of almost two centuries of research in the field of folk narrative tradition. Offering a comprehensive survey of all written and oral genres, the encyclopedia discusses types, motifs and themes; explores theories, methods and stylistic issues; and presents various regions, countries, authors, collectors and researchers.