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The Quest of the Folk: Antimodernism and Cultural Selection in… (edition 2009)
by Ian McKay
The Quest of the Folk: Antimodernism and Cultural Selection in Twentieth-Century Nova Scotia by Ian McKay
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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.
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Melvil Decimal System (DDC)306.4 — Social Sciences Social Sciences Culture and Institutions Specific aspects of culture
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3 editions of this book were published by McGill-Queen's University Press.