Following tradition: folklore in the discourse of American culture

Front Cover
Utah State University Press, 1998 - History - 599 pages
An expansive history of the idea of tradition in America.

From inside the book

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.


The Problem of Tradition
Folklore and Ideology during the Gilded Age
Frank Hamilton Cushing

39 other sections not shown

Other editions - View all

Common terms and phrases

About the author (1998)

Simon J. Bronner is a distinguished professor of American studies and folklore at the Pennsylvania State University at Harrisburg and the coauthor of Steelton. The images in Greater Harrisburg's Jewish Community come mainly from the Historical Society of Dauphin County and the Jewish Federation of Greater Harrisburg. The Javitch Fund of the Jewish Community Foundation of Central Pennsylvania provided funding for the project.

Bibliographic information