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Sociology: customs & traditions books

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Recently Published

Etiquette and Taboos around the World A Geographic Encyclopedia of Social and Cultural Customs by Ken Taylor Etiquette and Taboos around the World A Geographic Encyclopedia of Social and Cultural Customs


Format: Hardback - Released: 28/10/2017

Life at Home in the Twenty-First Century 32 Families Open Their Doors by Jeanne E. Arnold, Anthony P. Graesch, Enzo Ragazzini, Elinor Ochs Life at Home in the Twenty-First Century 32 Families Open Their Doors
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Using archaeological approaches to human material culture, this volume offers unprecedented access to the middle-class American home through the kaleidoscopic lens of no-limits photography and many kinds of never-before acquired data about how people actually live their lives at home.
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/09/2017

Hark! The biography of Christmas by Paul Kerensa Hark! The biography of Christmas

How did Christmas become today's bulging stocking of goodies?
Format: Paperback - Released: 22/09/2017

Playa Fire: Spirit and Soul at Burning Man by Stewart Harvey Playa Fire: Spirit and Soul at Burning Man


Format: Hardback - Released: 18/09/2017

Orderly Britain How Britain Has Resolved Everyday Problems, from Dog Fouling to Double Parking by Andrew Ward, Tim Newburn Orderly Britain How Britain Has Resolved Everyday Problems, from Dog Fouling to Double Parking
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By focusing on such commonplace, prosaic and mundane matters as dog-fouling, swearing, drinking, smoking, nudity, public toilets and parking, Orderly Britain very entertainingly tells us much about social change and, more particularly, about the changing nature of British society.
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/08/2017

The Roman Community at Table during the Principate by John Donahue The Roman Community at Table during the Principate

On its initial publication, The Roman Community at Table during the Principate broke new ground with its approach to the integral place of feasting in ancient Roman culture and the unique power of food to unite and to separate its...
Format: Paperback - Released: 28/07/2017

If Truth Be Told The Politics of Public Ethnography by Didier Fassin If Truth Be Told The Politics of Public Ethnography

The contributors to If Truth Be Told explore the difficulties, dangers, and stakes of having ethnographic research made available, debated, and appropriated by the public.
Format: Hardback - Released: 02/06/2017

If Truth Be Told The Politics of Public Ethnography by Didier Fassin If Truth Be Told The Politics of Public Ethnography

The contributors to If Truth Be Told explore the difficulties, dangers, and stakes of having ethnographic research made available, debated, and appropriated by the public.
Format: Paperback - Released: 02/06/2017

Other books in this genre

Beyond Columbine School Violence and the Virtual by Julie A. Webber Beyond Columbine School Violence and the Virtual

This book explores the hidden curriculum of American culture that is rooted in perceived inequality and the shame, rage, and violence that it provokes.
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/05/2017

Mediaeval Lore from Bartholomew Anglicus by Robert Steele Mediaeval Lore from Bartholomew Anglicus


Format: Hardback - Released: 25/05/2017

Mediaeval Lore from Bartholomew Anglicus by Robert Steele Mediaeval Lore from Bartholomew Anglicus


Format: Paperback - Released: 25/05/2017

Etiquette by Agnes H Morton Etiquette


Format: Hardback - Released: 25/05/2017

Brass Baja Stories from the World of Indian Wedding Bands [OIP] by Gregory Booth Brass Baja Stories from the World of Indian Wedding Bands [OIP]

Anyone who has seen a wedding procession in northern India would have heard and seen the band of professional musicians accompanying the procession. This book is a detailed and colourful study of India's wedding bands.
Format: Paperback - Released: 25/05/2017

Commemorative Events Memory, Identities, Conflict by Warwick Frost Commemorative Events Memory, Identities, Conflict

Commemorative Events emphasise remembering. They are held on the anniversaries of significant past events, either annually or after significant time periods. Commemorative events provide fascinating insight into how societies see themselves, their heritage and their identity. These events however carry...
Format: Paperback - Released: 25/05/2017

Bushido the Soul of Japan by Inazo Nitobe Bushido the Soul of Japan


Format: Hardback - Released: 24/05/2017

Bushido the Soul of Japan by Inazo Nitobe Bushido the Soul of Japan


Format: Paperback - Released: 24/05/2017

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