Countries and Their Cultures, Volume 4

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Melvin Ember, Carol R. Ember
Macmillan Reference USA, 2001 - Culture - 2549 pages
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Profiles alphabetically arranged countries, providing an overview of the cultures that shape each one. Topics covered include history, ethnic relations, urbanism, food and economy, social stratification, politics, gender roles and statuses, marriage, kinship, etiquette, religion, health care, secular celebrations, arts and humanities, and the sciences. This volume covers S-Z.

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Like the ten-volume Encyclopedia of World Cultures (Macmillan, 1996), the four-volume Countries and Their Cultures is based on the collection of ethnographic information known as the Human ... Read full review

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