Category: Customs & Traditions

Men, Women & Manners in Colonial Times: Vol. II

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The Customs Of New England (1853)

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On the contrary, it tends to fix such boundaries and treats them as "natural" rather than historical constructions. There is hardly a moment when, turning to the temporality of my life, I do not find myself existing in the now. Burleson and General Sam Houston were linked to the sword to form the Mace. While employment opportunities are withheld, Zoroastrians feel they have been targeted for especially hazardous assignments when performing the military service required of all young men in Iran.

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Incredible Japan (Tut books : T)

Charles E. Tuttle

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Vertebrates have a vertebral column (backbone) that is part of an internal skeleton. A first set was built by stacking EARS receiver functions for each available station across all azimuths and with a Gaussian filter width of 2.5 Hz and small ray parameters (0.038 to 0.05 s/km). These two authors speak about the existence of a "deep discord" between cultural 'preservationists' and 'developmentalist' on cultural preservation. One part is for the bride's people; they can either cook it there or in their own homestead, and that is their choice to make.

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Journal of the Royal Asiatic Society of Great Britain and

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ENDRES “In the first [lunar] month we celebrate New Year, in the second we gamble, in the third we flock to the festivals.”1 Before the revolution, annual festivals related to agrarian rites or the worship of meritorious ancestors as village guardian deities held a significant place in Vietnamese village culture. The Ardā Wirāz Nāmag proved very popular as a didactic text, and so was translated into Pāzand and Old Gujarati and illustrated for the edification of premodern Parsis.

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Play, Creativity, and Social Movements: If I Can't Dance,

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Later we have brother hating brother and finally taking his brother's life (cf. Mind, as an emergent in the social act of communication, "lies inside of a process of conduct" (Movements of Thought in the Nineteenth Century 345) and is temporally structured. A labor-intensive method may be preferred. Damini's findings of the Zinjanthropus Africanus, we would have then have to go back to Gondwana land, long before the shift of the Plate Tectonics that we see as contents today, long before the Plate Tectonics separated continents as we see them today.

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Caring for Body and Soul: Burial and the Afterlife in the

Bonnie Effros

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In line with these traditions, Japanese and Korean ceramics societies have been co-sponsoring seminars on ceramics since the 1980s. When old written sources about the well-known Lim temple in Ha Bac revealed that it had been dedicated to a Chinese conqueror, its recognition as historical site was seriously contested.43 In the years that followed, the worship of village guardian deities became an important element in the reification of ‘national cultural identity’ (ban sac van hoa dan toc) through scholarly discourse.

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Myths of the Origin of Fire - An Essay

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The banners for the five academic Schools incorporate images representing each School's disciplines and the colors traditionally used on the regalia hoods of the various disciplines. A society that wishes and intends to remain at the service of the human being at every level is a society that has the common good — the good of all people and of the whole person [347] — as its primary goal. History was then written and rewritten to show or imply that Europeans were the only creators of what could be called a civilization.

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Georgia Scenes, Characters, Incidents, Etc., in the First

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Second Vatican Ecumenical Council, Pastoral Constitution Gaudium et Spes, 16: AAS 58 (1966), 1037; Catechism of the Catholic Church, 2464-2487. [435] Cf. Additionally, this is the subregion with the greatest uncertainty and greatest biomass. If the "Matlala are not made, then will come the day when our young girl gets sick while living as a married person at her new place of abode (at the groom's homestead), the seers/healers will say the cause of the illness as: "That the grandfather and grandmother who have passed are displeased with her, and they are complaining and pointing out they were not given their 'Matlala', and would have felt that they were being "Respected", if these were cooked for them.

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Eastern and Western Daily Culture: Intercultural

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Berkeley: Univ. of California Press. → First published in Volume 42 of the American Journal of Sociology. Guest workers were recruited principally from Spain and Italy and later from Turkey and Morocco. At this the Holy Imam replied, "No, not his, only his father's share is there and that too equal to that of any other man. The unborn child must be guaranteed the best possible conditions of existence through the stability of a family founded on marriage, through the complementarities of the two persons, father and mother[530].

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Toraja: Misadventures of a Social Anthropologist in

Nigel Barley

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Here's an example of an argument which is valid, and which may or may not be sound: The proposition in line 4 is inferred from lines 2 and 3. Bearing witness to the grandeur and goodness of the Creator, he walks towards the fullness of freedom to which God calls him. A sense of history enables us to use the lessons of the past as touchstones against which we compare our accomplishments. Culture is notoriously one of the most difficult terms to define. The domestic animals kept by African Iron age(people of Mapungubwe) included sheep, cattle, goats and dogs.

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