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Undergraduate Record 2017-2018 
Undergraduate Record 2017-2018 [ARCHIVED RECORD]

SLFK 2030 - Terror and Taboo in Russian Childlore

Children are exposed frequently to sex, violence, and other questionable material in such genres as lullabies, folk tales, jokes, rhymes, and ghost stories. Through application of contemporary folklore and psychological theories, students examine Russian and American children’s folklore to determine their functions in socialization. Focuses on comparison of patterns of cultural identity to identity construction.

Credits: 3