The peculiarities of poetic genre of the “chastushka” as rural folklore are disclosed. It is regarded as the source and original model, through which the V. F. Chizh tried to reveal different aspects of country life: social, personal, emotional, aesthetic. It is noted that “chastushka” couplets are natural rustic work created by young people. Dominant in them is love - relationship of young men and women. It is also shown that, as a product of collective creativity, “chastushka” folk song time reflects the profound psychological and lifestyle content of people and their mentality.
Артемьева, Т.И. Частушка как источник изучения образа жизни и психологии деревенской молодежи в дореволюционной России / Т.И. Артемьева. В сборнике: Историогенез и современное состояние российского менталитета. – 2016. – С. 38-47