Download e-book for iPad: Warrior Ways: Explorations in Modern Military Folklore by Eric A. Eliason,Tad Tuleja

By Eric A. Eliason,Tad Tuleja

ISBN-10: 0874219035

ISBN-13: 9780874219036

Warrior methods is among the first book-length explorations of army folklife, and specializes in the lore produced by means of smooth American warriors, illuminating the ways that contributors of the armed prone creatively convey the complicated event of army existence. briefly, vigorous essays, members to the quantity, all of whom have shut own or expert relationships to the army, study battlefield talismans, own narrative (storytelling), “Jody calls” (marching and working cadences), slang, homophobia and transgressive humor, song, and images, between different cultural expressions.

Military folklore doesn't stay in an remoted tradition; it unearths our universal humanity by means of delighting, demanding, infuriating, and encouraging either these deeply invested in and people peripherally touched through army lifestyles. Highlighting the modern and ancient value of the army in American lifestyles, Warrior methods could be of curiosity to students and scholars of folklore, anthropology, and pop culture; these concerned about veteran companies and schooling; and normal readers attracted to army culture.


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