Download e-book for kindle: Celebrations of Identity: Multiple Voices in American Ritual by Pamela R. Frese

By Pamela R. Frese

ISBN-10: 0897893352

ISBN-13: 9780897893350

This quantity celebrates the cultural range of the USA because it is articulated via ritual functionality. It offers the varied ways that humans decide to validate and perpetuate their cultural identification. the gathering of essays invokes the nation of severe self-awareness that's more and more enlisted in multicultural discourse. This quantity is a crucial addition to the literature on ritual in the United States and may be invaluable to anthropologists, sociologists, and researchers in social sciences and arts since it explores all dimensions of formality event and offers new visions of yankee id expressed via formalized festive events.

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