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Cultural studies: customs & traditions

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Muslim Women's Rituals
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Muslim Women's Rituals
The kindness of strangers
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Why do we give a damn about strangers? Altruism is unique to the human species. It is also one of the great evolutionary puzzles, and we may be on t...

Nepal - Culture Smart!
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Nestling in the foothills of the Himalayas, Nepal is a land of contrasts and incongruities—not least in the variety of its cultural, ethnic, and rel...
Uganda - Culture Smart!
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There are good reasons Uganda is called the Pearl of Africa. Beyond its ideal climate, abundant wildlife, and spectacular natural beauty, however, i...

Vietnam - Culture Smart!
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Vietnam is one of the most fascinating destinations in Southeast Asia. Having emerged from two decades of war, it is has undergone a period of rapid a...
Iceland - Culture Smart!
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The volcanic island of Iceland has erupted onto the world travel scene in recent years. With otherworldly landscapes of steaming turquoise geysers set...

Japan - Culture Smart!
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The Japanese people have always seen themselves as a nation uniquely apart. Their exquisite art forms and elegant culture, military prowess and techno...
Germany - Culture Smart!
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Germany—powerhouse of Europe and pillar of the Eurozone—feels reassuringly familiar. However, despite superficial appearances, this is a country t...

Switzerland - Culture Smart!
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Set aside your preconceptions of postcard scenery, chocolate and cheese, faceless bankers, and spotless cities. The real Switzerland is anything but b...
Italy - Culture Smart!
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Italy delights and stimulates with its magnificent cities and monuments, stunningly beautiful landscapes, the glory of its art and architecture, the r...

Fall seven times, get up eight
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Japan's image in the world, and self-image, is tied up in a tumultuous history, from turbulent medieval ages, to the stable Tokugawa era, to catastrop...
The China tea book
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Steeped in romanticism, The China Tea Book focuses on the land where tea was born - China. A host of facts and tales associated with this magical infu...

Christmas traditions
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This is a stocking-filler-sized compilation of Christmas lore, revealing the intriguing origins of the traditional festivities. 40 short pieces on individual traditions are each accompanied by charming vintage illustrations from the British Library's collection of Christmas books, cards and ephemera.
Menus that made history
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'An absolutely riveting book - reading it makes you intelligent, full of brilliant anecdotes - and very hungry indeed.' - Richard Curtis 'This brillia...

Skin deep
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Racial differences are rooted in biological reality, right? That's certainly what a small group of anthropologists, psychologists and pundits would ha...
Be more Japan
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Whether you're dreaming about your first journey, revisiting the trip of a lifetime or simply in love with all things Japan, Be More Japan will transp...

How to tie a tie
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This indispensible companion for the well-dressed man will guide you through the 20 essential knots that you need to know, from the bow tie and four-i...
Keep calm for brides
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CHEERING WORDS FOR NEARLY-NEWLYWEDS It's going to be the happiest day of your life. Well, it'll need to be after the months of planning and preparati...

Pie fidelity
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A journey through British food, from the acclaimed author of The Apple OrchardIn Britain, we have always had an awkward relationship with food. We've ...
49 uses for a walking stick
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Walking sticks have had a bad press. For too long the walking stick has been portrayed as a workaday item of codgerism, a simple support for the aged ...

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