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The Resource Snorri Sturluson and the Edda : the conversion of cultural capital in medieval Scandinavia, Kevin J. Wanner

Snorri Sturluson and the Edda : the conversion of cultural capital in medieval Scandinavia, Kevin J. Wanner

Label
Snorri Sturluson and the Edda : the conversion of cultural capital in medieval Scandinavia
Title
Snorri Sturluson and the Edda
Title remainder
the conversion of cultural capital in medieval Scandinavia
Statement of responsibility
Kevin J. Wanner
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • non
  • eng
Summary
Wanner brings us a new account of the interests that motivated the production of the Edda, and resolves the mystery of its genesis by demonstrating the intersection of Snorri's political and cultural concerns and practices
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
CNCGM
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wanner, Kevin J
Dewey number
839/.61
Index
index present
Language note
Includes some text in Old Norse
LC call number
PT7335.Z5
LC item number
W36 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Toronto Old Norse and Icelandic studies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Snorri Sturluson
  • Snorri Sturluson
  • Scalds and scaldic poetry
  • Literature and society
  • Scandinavia
  • Snorri Sturluson
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • HISTORY
  • Literature and society
  • Scalds and scaldic poetry
  • Scandinavia
Label
Snorri Sturluson and the Edda : the conversion of cultural capital in medieval Scandinavia, Kevin J. Wanner
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 227-242) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The paradox of Snorri Sturluson -- Snorra saga Sturlusonar : a short biography of Snorri Sturluson -- Snorri at home : converting capital in Commonwealth Iceland -- Snorri abroad : Icelandic exploitation of cultural capital -- A poet in search of an audience : the diminishing prestige-value of skaldic poetry -- Haþttatal : beginning and end of the Edda -- Skáldskaparmaþl : salvaging the market for skaldic verse -- Gylfaginning and Formáli : myth, history, and theology -- Appendix : Kennings and Kennings-types in Haþttatal and explication in Skáldskaparmaþl
Control code
635459219
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 257 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781442689152
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt54q19
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)635459219
Label
Snorri Sturluson and the Edda : the conversion of cultural capital in medieval Scandinavia, Kevin J. Wanner
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 227-242) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The paradox of Snorri Sturluson -- Snorra saga Sturlusonar : a short biography of Snorri Sturluson -- Snorri at home : converting capital in Commonwealth Iceland -- Snorri abroad : Icelandic exploitation of cultural capital -- A poet in search of an audience : the diminishing prestige-value of skaldic poetry -- Haþttatal : beginning and end of the Edda -- Skáldskaparmaþl : salvaging the market for skaldic verse -- Gylfaginning and Formáli : myth, history, and theology -- Appendix : Kennings and Kennings-types in Haþttatal and explication in Skáldskaparmaþl
Control code
635459219
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 257 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781442689152
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt54q19
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)635459219

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