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The lore and language of schoolchildren

Iona Archibald Opie

The lore and language of schoolchildren

by Iona Archibald Opie

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Published by Clarendon Press in Oxford .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Children -- Folklore.,
  • Children -- Great Britain -- Folklore.,
  • Great Britain -- Social life and customs.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Iona and Peter Opie.
    GenreFolklore.
    ContributionsOpie, Peter.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 417 p.
    Number of Pages417
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22905842M

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    LORE AND LANGUAGE OF SCHOOLCHILDREN is one of two books I found about out while doing late-night Wikipedia searches on a random rhyme I remembered from when I was a kid. Being a lover of history (and also fond of childhood), I couldn't pass this up. While this was written even. The Lore and Language of Schoolchildren. One by one, all the books I wish I had time to write get written. Sometimes, after they come out, I still wish I’d done them myself, but not this one.

    First published in , Iona and Peter Opie's The Lore and Language of Schoolchildren is a pathbreaking work of scholarship that is also a splendid and enduring work of literature. Going outside the nursery, with its assortment of parent-approved entertainments, to observe and investigate the day-to-day creative intelligence and activities of children, the Opies bring to life the rites and /5(4). For nearly forty years Iona Opie worked with her husband, Peter, on a notable series of books on the traditional lore of childhood, among them Children's Games in Street and Playground, The Singing Game, and The Lore and Language of Schoolchildren. As part of her fieldwork, she visited a local school playground every week, where she would write down events exactly as they happened, and.


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Iona () and Peter Opie () began their research together in Fifteen years later, they published The Lore and Language of Schoolchildren and took their places as, to quote The Guardian, “the supreme archivists of the folklore movement.”Cited by: First published inIona and Peter Opie's The Lore and Language of Schoolchildren is a pathbreaking work of scholarship that is also a splendid and enduring work of literature.5/5(1).

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First published inThe Lore and Language of Schoolchildren is a pathbreaking work of scholarship that is also a splendid and enduring work of literature/5(31). Editor: New York Review of Books ISBN: Size: 17,90 MB Format: PDF, ePub Read: Download First published inIona and Peter Opie's The Lore and Language of Schoolchildren is a pathbreaking work of scholarship that is also a splendid and enduring work of literature.

Going outside the nursery, with its assortment of parent. LORE AND LANGUAGE OF SCHOOLCHILDREN is one of two books I found about out while doing late-night Wikipedia searches on a random rhyme I remembered from when I was a kid.

Being a lover of history (and also fond of childhood), I couldn't pass this up/5(30). The Lore and Language of Schoolchildren, based on contributions from 5, schoolchildren all over Britain, was the first book in which children themselves were consulted about their traditions and beliefs.

The result was a revelation, and the book has remained the Opies’ best known. MARINA WARNER is a novelist, critic, and cultural historian. Author: Iona Archibald Opie,Peter Opie; Publisher: New York Review of Books ISBN: Category: Social Science Page: View: DOWNLOAD NOW» First published inIona and Peter Opie's The Lore and Language of Schoolchildren is a pathbreaking work of scholarship that is also a splendid and enduring work of literature.

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Books mentioned by Aoife: The Lore and Language of Schoolchildren – Iona & Peter Opie Yesterday's Children: The Antiques and History of Childcare – Sally Kevill-Davies Victorian Childhood – Janet Sacks (Shire Library) Childhood Transformed: Working-class Children in Nineteenth Century England – Eric Hopkins.

The book The Lore and Language of Schoolchildren was meant to counter the argument that mass media and the entertainment industry had ruined childhood traditions. The Lore and Language of Schoolchildren, the first book to uncover and thoroughly explore "the curious lore passing between children between ," was based on contributions by 5, children from different parts of England, Scotland, and Wales.

First published inIona and Peter Opie's The Lore and Language of Schoolchildren is a pathbreaking work of scholarship that is also a splendid and enduring work of literature.

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The lore and language of schoolchildren by Opie, Iona Archibald; Opie, Peter. Publication date Topics Children, Children, Folklore, British children's customs, ca Title: The Lore and Language of Schoolchildren Format: Paperback Product dimensions: pages, X X in Shipping dimensions: pages, X X in Published: Aug Publisher: New York Review Books Language: English.

Childlore is the folklore or folk culture of children and young people. It includes, for example, rhymes and games played in the school playground.

The best known researchers of the field were Peter and Iona Opie. [citation needed.First published inIona and Peter Opie’s The Lore and Language of Schoolchildren is a pathbreaking work of scholarship that is also a splendid and enduring work of literature.

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The lore and language of schoolchildren. [Iona Opie] -- An examination of the customs, rites, superstitions, omens, beliefs, rhymes, chants, riddles, and similar lore and language of children in the British Isles.