Table of contents for Types of the folktale in the Arab world : a demographically oriented tale-type index / Hasan M. El-Shamy.


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Acknowledgments . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
A Note on Transliteration . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . i
INTRODUCTION . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . iii-xiv
RATIONALE FOR THIS INDEX: The True Tale as a Delicately Balanced Manifestation of Life.
Constituents of Tale-type and Motif; Need for this Index; Available Indexes; Other Secondary Indexes
(sub-Saharan Africa); Morphological Patterns as Bases for Classification.
Criteria for the Formation of this Index: Scope of coverage; Demographic inclusiveness;
Quantitative inclusiveness; Identification of tale-types; Motif Spectrum; Determining genre of
text; Adaptability and openness of the classificatory system; Conclusion
NOTE ON DATA PRESENTATION . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . xvi-xviii
Geographic Sequence; Archives and Archival Materials; Name Abbreviations and Other Marks;
Sub-Saharan Africa; Data Fields; Additional Abbreviations of Locations and Ethnicity
THE AARNE-THOMPSON TYPE INDEX . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . xx-xxiii
OUTLINE OF THE CLASSIFICATION OF TALES (1-2412)
INTERNAL OUTLINE OF THE CLASSIFICATION
TYPES OF THE FOLKTALES IN THE ARAB WORLD . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1-977
I. ANIMAL TALES: 1-299 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1
II. ORDINARY FOLK-TALES: 300-1199 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 97
A. Tales of Magic: 300-749A . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 97
B. Religious Tales: 750-84 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 407
C. Novelle (Romantic Tales): 850-999 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 468
D. Tales of the Stupid Ogre: 1000-1199 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 695
III. JOKES AND ANECDOTES: 1200-1999 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 715
IV. FORMULA TALES: 2000-2399 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 973
V. UNCLASSIFIED TALES: 2400-2499 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 976
BIBLIOGRAPHY AND OTHER SOURCES . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 980
MISCELLANEOUS MANUSCRIPTS: . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 991
PUBLIC ARCHIVES: . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 991
PRIVATE ARCHIVES: . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 992
REGISTER OF TALE-TYPES . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 996
LIST OF CHANGED TALE-TYPE NUMBERS . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1037
REGISTER OF MOTIFS . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1039
INDEX OF AUTHORS AND SOURCES . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1206
REGISTER OF COUNTRIES . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1219
TALE-TYPE SUBJECT INDEX . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1224




Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication: Tales Arab countries Classification, Folk literature, Arabic Themes, motives