Journal of Ethnology and Folkloristics

Journal of Ethnology and Folkloristics (JEF) is a multidisciplinary forum for scholars. Addressed to an international scholarly audience, JEF is open to contributions from researchers all over the world. JEF publishes articles in the research areas of ethnology, folkloristics, museology, cultural and social anthropology. It includes both studies focused on the empirical analysis of particular cases as well as those more theoretically oriented.

JEF is indexed by Anthropological Index OnlineCentral and Eastern European Online Library (C.E.E.O.L.), Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ), MLA Directory of Periodicals (EBSCO), MLA International Bibliography (EBSCO) and Open Folklore Project.

Vol 8, No 1 (2014)

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Table of Contents


"Would I Have Been Better Off There?" Comparison, Need, and Conduciveness in Finnish Emigrant’s Account PDF
Ulrika Wolf-Knuts 3-22
Pilgrimage and Pilgrim Hierarchies in Vernacular Discourse: Comparative Notes from the Camino de Santiago and Glastonbury PDF
Tiina Sepp 23-52
Fasts and Feasts in Estonians’ Representations of the Seto Culture PDF
Andreas Kalkun 53-73
On Grape, Feast and Community: An Ethnographic Note on the Making of a Grape Harvest Festival in an Italian Town in Piedmont PDF
Michele Filippo Fontefrancesco 75-90
Contemporary Udmurt Ethnic Activity in the context of Udmurt Identity Issues PDF
Marie Casen 91-110

Notes and Reviews

Udmurt Animist Ceremonies in Bashkortostan: Fieldwork Ethnography PDF
Eva Toulouze, Liivo Niglas 111-120
The Human Sausage Factory: A Study of Post-War Rumour in Tartu PDF
Jeanmarie Rouhier-Willoughby 121-122

ISSN (print) 1736-6518. ISSN (online) 2228-0987. JEF is a joint publication of the University of Tartu, the Estonian National Museum and the Estonian Literary Museum.