Africa An Encyclopedia of Culture and Society 3 volumes

These volumes offer a one-stop resource for researching the lives, customs, and cultures of Africa's nations and peoples.

Africa  An Encyclopedia of Culture and Society  3 volumes

Africa An Encyclopedia of Culture and Society 3 volumes

These volumes offer a one-stop resource for researching the lives, customs, and cultures of Africa's nations and peoples. • Supplies entries that are more extensive than in most comparable encyclopedic works • Arranges content alphabetically by country, then by topic, with suggestions for further reading following each • Includes contributions from numerous eminent scholars of African history • Provides a clear African voice via entries from scholars from the African continent

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Africa: An Encyclopedia of Culture and Society [3 volumes]
Language: en
Pages: 1366
Authors: Toyin Falola Ph.D., Daniel Jean-Jacques
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-12-14 - Publisher: ABC-CLIO

These volumes offer a one-stop resource for researching the lives, customs, and cultures of Africa's nations and peoples. • Supplies entries that are more extensive than in most comparable encyclopedic works • Arranges content alphabetically by country, then by topic, with suggestions for further reading following each • Includes contributions
Cultural Sociology of the Middle East, Asia, and Africa
Language: en
Pages: 1976
Authors: Andrea L. Stanton
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-01-05 - Publisher: SAGE

These volumes convey what daily life is like in the Middle East, Asia and Africa. Entries will aid readers in understanding the importance of cultural sociology, to appreciate the effects of cultural forces around the world.
Broadway: An Encyclopedia of Theater and American Culture [2 volumes]
Language: en
Pages: 779
Authors: Thomas A. Greenfield
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-12-23 - Publisher: Greenwood

This is the most comprehensive and insightful reference available on Broadway theater as an American cultural phenomenon and an illuminator of American life. • Comprises nearly 200 entries of landmark productions, important theater artists, and topics that highlight Broadway's powerful impact on American culture • Brings together the work of
Guns in American Society
Language: en
Pages: 1096
Authors: Gregg Lee Carter
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012 - Publisher: ABC-CLIO

Thoroughly updated and greatly expanded from its original edition, this three-volume set is the go-to comprehensive resource on the legal, social, psychological, political, and public health aspects of guns in American life. * 450 alphabetically organized entries, including 100 new for this edition, covering key issues (suicide, video games and
Encyclopedia of African-American Culture and History
Language: en
Pages: 3203
Authors: Jack Salzman, David L. Smith, Cornel West
Categories: African Americans
Type: BOOK - Published: 1996 - Publisher: MacMillan Publishing Company

Contains 2,200 entries that provide information about African-American history, arranged alphabetically, and featuring a large number of biographies, as well as information about places, events, historical eras, legal cases, cultural achievements, professions, and sports.

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