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Synopsis: Ian McKay shows how the tourism industry & cultural producers have manipulated the cultural identity of Nova Scotia to project traditional folk values. He offers analysis of the infusion of folk ideology into the art & literature of the region, & the use of the idea of the 'simple life' in tourism promotion.
About the Author: Ian McKay is professor of history, Queen's University, and the author of For a Working-Class Culture in Canada: A Selection of Colin McKay's Writing on Sociology and Political Economy, 1897-1939.
Title: The Quest of the Folk, CLS Edition: ...
Publisher: McGill-Queen's University Press
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Book Description Mcgill Queens Univ Pr, 2009. Taschenbuch. Book Condition: Gebraucht. Gebraucht - Sehr gut Unbenutzt, aber geringe Lagerspuren - McKay offers an in-depth analysis of the infusion of a folk ideology into the art and literature of the region and the use of the idea of the 'Simple Life' in tourism promotion. He examines how Nova Scotia's cultural history was rewritten to erase evidence of an urban, capitalist society, class and ethnic differences, and women's emancipation. In doing so he sheds new light on the roles of Helen Creighton, the Maritime region's most famous folklorist, and Mary Black, an influential handicrafts revivalist, in creating this false identity. 371 pp. Englisch. Bookseller Inventory # INF1000389156
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Book Description 2009. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Paperback. The popular conception of Nova Scotians as a pure, simple, idyllic people is false, argues Ian McKay. In The Quest of the Folk he shows how the province's tourism industry and.Shipping may be from our Sydney, NSW warehouse or from our UK or US warehouse, depending on stock availability. 371 pages. 0.567. Bookseller Inventory # 9780773535367