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Arnold van Gennep - Folklore - 1985 - 61 pages
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Rites of Passage: How Today's Jews Celebrate, Commemorate, and Commiserate

Leonard Jay Greenspoon - Religion - 2010 - 197 pages
Scholars tend to call them "rites of passage." Most people prefer to speak of them as life-cycle events or milestones. Jews like to speak of simchas, when there is something (a ...
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Passing on the rites of passage: girls' initiation rites in the context of ...

Thera Rasing - Social Science - 1995 - 112 pages
This book aims to contribute to current debates over initiation rites in the context of the Catholic church. The amalgamation of traditional initiation rites and Catholic dogma ...
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Crossroads: The Quest for Contemporary Rites of Passage

Louise Carus Mahdi, Nancy Geyer Christopher, Michael Meade - Psychology - 1996 - 452 pages
This useful and fascinating compendium on adolescent rites of passage takes on new significance in light of recent hazing incidents gone awry.
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Coming of age: African American male rites-of-passage

Paul Hill (Jr.) - Family & Relationships - 1992 - 125 pages
Exploring an important aspect of coming of age, this book examines how the black community can institutionalize rites of passage as part of the child-rearing process.
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Finding Each Other in Judaism: Meditations on the Rites of Passage from ...

Harold M. Schulweis - Religion - 2001 - 118 pages
Drawing from both traditional and contemporary Jewish sources, this book explores Jewish life-cycle passages, such as birth, Bar/Bat mitzvah, conversion, marriage, illness, and ...
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