An Introduction to Scottish Ethnology: A Compendium of by Alexander Fenton

By Alexander Fenton

The ebook of An advent to Scottish Ethnology sees the finishing touch of the fourteen-volume Scottish lifestyles and Society sequence, initially conceived by means of the eminent ethnologist Professor Alexander Fenton. The sequence explores the various components in Scottish background, language and tradition that have formed the identification of Scotland and Scots at neighborhood, nearby and nationwide point, putting those in a world context. all the 13 volumes already released makes a speciality of a selected topic or establishment inside Scottish society. This advent offers an outline of the self-discipline of ethnology because it has built in Scotland and extra commonly, the resources and strategies for its examine, and functional advice at the capacity in which it may be tested inside of its constituent genres, in response to the adventure of these at present operating with ethnological fabrics. thought and perform are offered in an available model, making it a terrific spouse for the coed, the student and the beginner alike.

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