Old or New Folkloristic do We Need? Cover Image

Régi vagy új folklorisztika kell-e nekünk?
Old or New Folkloristic do We Need?

Author(s): Vilmos Voigt
Subject(s): Customs / Folklore
Published by: Erdélyi Múzeum-Egyesület
Keywords: folklore; anthropology; museum; exhibition; comparison; cultural history

Summary/Abstract: The present article, presented as a keynote conference at the Transylvanian Museum Society in Cluj/Kolozsvár in February 2011, is a critical overview of Hungarian folkloristic researches on the Carpathian basin during the last centuries. The author, professor emeritus at Eötvös Loránd University Budapest, indicates, after summarizing the results, the absence of comparative researches in folkloristic studies and proposes cooperation among the generations of researchers and interconnection between the new and the traditional scientifi c methods of research.

  • Issue Year: LXXVI/2014
  • Issue No: 2
  • Page Range: 1-12
  • Page Count: 11
  • Language: Hungarian