Now showing items 1-6 of 6
The story of elegy that turns into folk song
This article concentrates on the elegy which has some problems in the process of transformation into folk song. The content of elegies are based on the context in which they are mourned after someone's death. For this ...
Rap: Slang or swearing?
In recent years, rap music has gained popularity in Turkey, especially among young people. In this article, the use of slang and swear words in rap music will be evaluated. Rap music originally emerged as an expression of ...
On Strawsonian contexts
(John Benjamins Publishing Company, 2005)
P.F. Strawson proposed in the early seventies a threefold distinction regarding how context bears on the meaning of 'what is said' when a sentence is uttered. The proposal was somewhat tentative and, being aware of this ...
The transformation of jokes from oral compositions to lists and stand-ups: A critical outlook on Türkleri Anlama Kilavuzu
In line with Alan Dundes' definition of "folk" as a group of people sharing some common code, this paper looks into how Türkleri Anlama Kilavuzu (A Guide to Understanding Turks) written by Zeki Kayahan Coşkun (İstanbul: ...
The complexity of context: Guest editors' introduction
As with other widely used notions that are commonly referred to in everyday activities without much hesitation, context is difficult to analyze scientifically and grasp in all its different demeanors. In our routine ...
'Gezginci destancilik' mesleği ekseninde tür ve metin ilişkisinin problemleri üzerine
(Milli Folklor Dergisi, 2012)
http://www.millifolklor.com 51 Halkbilimi disiplini içinde yapılan akademik çalışmalarda, “tür”ün ne ol - duğu ve türlerin nasıl tanımlanması gerektiği tartışmalarına sık tanık ol - maktayız. Bu disiplinde ...