This fascinating encyclopedia explores the rich and varied cultural traditions of folklife in America -- from barn raisings to the Internet, tattoos, and Zydeco -- through expressions that include ritual, custom, crafts, architecture, food, clothing, and art.Some deer hunters, for example, track the animals on the day of the hunt, looking for ... They often learn the wisdom of areadinga deer tracks in snow. Fresh tracks have sharp ... The training of hunting dogs is also the product of shared lore.
|Title||:||Encyclopedia of American Folklife|
|Author||:||Simon J Bronner|
|Publisher||:||Routledge - 2015-03-04|