Culture and Customs of the Arab Gulf States (Cultures and by Rebecca L. Torstrick,Elizabeth Faier PDF

By Rebecca L. Torstrick,Elizabeth Faier

ISBN-10: 0313336598

ISBN-13: 9780313336591

Names similar to Dubai and Abu Dhabi were rising within the world's eye over the last decade as unique hotspots, filthy rich from oil construction and complicated within the technique of know-how. besides the fact that, while, the Arab Gulf States have controlled to take care of their conventional tradition, adapting it to trendy lifestyles. With whole insurance on Oman, Qatar, Bahrain, Kuwait, and the United Arab Emirates, Culture and Customs of the Arab Gulf States is a must have for each highschool and public library shelf. transparent and shiny descriptions of up to date existence within the Arab Gulf support scholars notice how traditions of the previous have advanced into customs at the present time. This exhaustive quantity covers subject matters resembling faith, fairs, delicacies, model, kinfolk existence, literature, the media, and tune, between many others. updated and accomplished, this quantity bargains a distinct and modern depiction of tradition in the various world's wealthiest, up-and-coming nations.

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