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The Resource Culture and customs of Turkey, Rafis Abazov

Culture and customs of Turkey, Rafis Abazov

Label
Culture and customs of Turkey
Title
Culture and customs of Turkey
Statement of responsibility
Rafis Abazov
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • Learn how Turkey has become culturally rich and diverse, mixing Western and Eastern traditions to form a unique bridge between Europe and Asia. Accounts of past traditions help readers to understand contemporary culture today
  • With exhaustive coverage on one of the world's most diverse and exciting countries, "Culture and Customs of Turkey" is an essential addition to high school and public library shelves. Illustrative accounts of past traditions help readers to understand contemporary culture today, covering such customs as religious beliefs, folklore, gender issues, art, performing arts, cuisine, and festivals. Students will learn how Turkey has become culturally rich and diverse, mixing Western and Eastern traditions to form a unique bridge between Europe and Asia. This latest volume in the Culture and Customs of Europe series is a must-have for high school students studying world history and culture, as well as for general readers interested in global hotspots. Swirling with both Western and Eastern traditions, sitting on the edge of the war in the Middle East, Turkey is one of the world's cultural and political hotspots. With exhaustive coverage on one of the world's most diverse and exciting countries, "Culture and Customs of Turkey" is an essential addition to high school and public library shelves. Illustrative accounts of past traditions help readers to understand contemporary culture today, covering such customs as religious beliefs, folklore, gender issues, art, performing arts, cuisine, and festivals. Students will learn how Turkey has become culturally rich and diverse, mixing Western and Eastern traditions to form a unique bridge between Europe and Asia. -- Description from http://www.booktopia.com.au (Jan. 30, 2012)
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Abazov, Rafis
Dewey number
306.09561
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GN635.T82
LC item number
A33 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Culture and customs of Europe
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ethnology
  • Turkey
Label
Culture and customs of Turkey, Rafis Abazov
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0828/2008040214.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 185-200) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Land, people, and history -- Thoughts and religions -- Folklore and literature -- Media and cinema -- Performing arts -- Visual arts -- Architecture -- Gender, courtship and marriage -- Festivals, fun and leisure
Control code
ocn243548453
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxviii, 205 p.
Isbn
9780313342158
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2008040214
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)243548453
Label
Culture and customs of Turkey, Rafis Abazov
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0828/2008040214.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 185-200) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Land, people, and history -- Thoughts and religions -- Folklore and literature -- Media and cinema -- Performing arts -- Visual arts -- Architecture -- Gender, courtship and marriage -- Festivals, fun and leisure
Control code
ocn243548453
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxviii, 205 p.
Isbn
9780313342158
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2008040214
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)243548453

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