Patterns in Oral Literature

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Heda Jason, Dimitri Segal
Walter de Gruyter, Jan 1, 1977 - Literary Criticism - 344 pages
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Contents

Introduction
1
NARRATIVE PATTERNS
11
An Attempt at a Model for the Surface Level of the Narrative Structure of the Female Fairy Tale
13
An Attempt at a Model for the Narrative Structure of the RewardandPunishment Fairy Tale
31
The Ethical Model
49
Fundamentals of a Grammar of Oral Literature
77
A Model for Narrative Structure in Oral Literature
99
Modeling Propp and LÚviStrauss in a Metasymbolic Simulation System
141
Scandinavian Mythology as a System of Oppositions
251
A Discussion
261
APPENDICES
311
The Problem of Tale Role and Character in Propps Work
313
List of Propps Functions
321
Biographical Notes
323
Index of Names
327
Index of Subjects
331

PATTERNS OF CONTENT
221
LÚviStrauss Myth of Method
223
Index of AarneThompson Numbers Discussed in Papers
333
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