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Title They do what? : a cultural encyclopedia of extraordinary and exotic customs from around the world / Javier A. Galván, editor.

Publication Info. Santa Barbara, California : ABC-CLIO, 2014.

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 PAS Central Library Reference    R 390 THE    Available
Description xxii, 374 pages ; 27 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 347-356) and index.
Summary Each culture has unique characteristics that make it stand out in comparison to other groups of people. This volume focuses on the traditions and customs from around the world that might seem unusual, unique, or exotic to typical Americans. Each entry consists of an overview of the origins of the custom and where it takes place, as well as an explanation of how and why the tradition is practiced.
Subject Manners and customs -- Encyclopedias.
Rites and ceremonies -- Encyclopedias.
Added Author Galván, Javier A., 1965-
ISBN 9781610693417 (hardback)
1610693418 (hardback)
9781610693424 (ebook)

 
    
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