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Asian Folklore Studies 62 (2)

Special Issue: Revitalizing Japanese Folklore

Guest Editors’ Introduction: Revitalizing Japanese Folklore
Schnell, Scott and Hashimoto Hiroyuki

Cultural Diversity and Folklore Studies in Japan: A Multiculturalist Approach
Shimamura Tomonari

Between Preservation and Tourism: Folk Performing Arts in Contemporary Japan
Hashimoto Hiroyuki

Folktale Research After Yanagita: Development and Related Issues
Kawamori Hiroshi

A Female Shaman’s Mind and Body, and Possession
Kawamura Kunimitsu

On Cognitive Aspects of Rhetorical Time Reckoning: Metaphor and Image-Schema in Calendrical Divination in Okinawa
Sensui Hidekazu

Review of: Lauri Honko, The Kalevala and the World’s Traditional Epics
Jason, Heda

Review of: Ingrid Fritsch, Wax Cylinder Recordings of Japanese Music (1901–1913)
Groemer, Gerald

Review of: Gloria Ganz Gonick, Matsuri! : Japanese Festival Arts
Knecht, Peter

Review of: Honda Katsuichi, Harukor: An Ainu Woman’s Tale
Wöhr, Ulrike

Review of: Alessandro Dell’Orto, Place and Spirit in Taiwan: Tudi Gong in the Stories, Strategies and Memories of Everyday Life
Mio Yūko

Review of: Li Fuqing, Guan Gong chuanshuo yu Sanguo yanyi
McLaren, Anne

Review of: Richard E. Strassberg, A Chinese Bestiary: Strange Creatures from the Guideways Through Mountains and Seas
Kardos, Michael A.

Review of: Carole Pegg, Mongolian Music, Dance and Oral Narrative: Performing Diverse Identities
Tongeren, Mark van

Review of: Carlos R. Medina, 106 Ifugao Abu’Wab Tales Documented by Frans Lambrecht, C.I.C.M. From 1932 to 1957
Goda, Toh

Review of: Clifford Sather, Seeds of Play, Words of Power: An Ethnographic Study of Iban Shamanic Chants
Uchibori Motomitsu

Review of: Bernard Sellato, Innermost Borneo: Studies in Dayak Cultures
Sather, Clifford

Review of: Alexander M. Dubianski, Ritual and Mythological Sources of the Early Tamil Poetry
Ramanathan, Aru and Ezhilavan Ramanathan

Review of: Gabriella Eichinger Ferro-Luzzi, The Maze of Fantasy in Tamil Folktales
Valk, Ülo

Review of: Martine van Woerkens, The Strangled Traveler: Colonial Imaginations and the Thugs of India
Naithani, Sadhana

Review of: P. Marcel Kupershoek, Oral Poetry and Narratives from Central Arabia, 4. A Saudi Tribal History: Honour and Faith in the Traditions of the Dawāsir
Sbait, Dirghām H.