all ebooks in category: Social Customs & Traditions (36)

Monsieur Mediocre: One American Learns the High Art of Being Everyday French
English | May 7th, 2019 | ISBN: 0735224838 | 288 pages | EPUB | 1.24 MB

A hilarious, candid account of what life in France is actually like, from a writer for Vanity Fair and GQ Americans love to love Paris. …

Nightwork: Sexuality, Pleasure, and Corporate Masculinity in a Tokyo Hostess Club [Repost]
English | May 28, 1994 | ISBN: 0226014878 | 228 pages | EPUB | 0.51 Mb

In Nightwork , Anne Allison opens a window onto Japanese corporate culture and gender identities. Allison performed the ritualized tasks of a hostess in one …

The Ethnic Restaurateur
English | February 11, 2016 | ISBN: 0857858351, 085785836X | PDF | 264 pages | 3.7 MB

Academic discussions of ethnic food have tended to focus on the attitudes of consumers, rather than the creators and producers. In this ground-breaking new book, …

The SAGE Handbook of Tourism Studies
English | 2009 | ISBN: 1412923972, 1446208753 | 736 pages | PDF | 9,1 MB

Tourist Studies developed as a sub-branch of older disciplines in the social sciences, such as anthropology, sociology and economics, and newer applied fields of study …

Voices of Ancient Egypt: Contemporary Accounts of Daily Life (Voices of an Era)
English | 2014 | ISBN: 0313397821 | 269 pages | PDF | 2 MB

A wealth of evidence survives to tell the stories of ancient Egypt, including monuments, artifacts, paintings, sculptures, human remains, and literature. But there is yet …

Robin Hood: Myth, History & Culture
English | ISBN: 1842432478 | 2012 | 160 pages | AZW3, EPUB | 563 KB + 459 KB

An informative, lively guide through the rich mythology of Robin Hood, across all mediums Everyone knows the story of England's greatest folk hero, the outlaw …

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Food, Eating and Identity in Early Medieval England
English | May 15, 2014 | ISBN: 1843839083, 1783272457 | PDF | 304 pages | 2.6 MB

Food in the Middle Ages usually evokes images of feasting, speeches, and special occasions, even though most evidence of food culture consists of fragments of …

A Death in the Rainforest: How a Language and a Way of Life Came to an End in Papua New Guinea
English | June 18th, 2019 | ISBN: 1616209046, 164375047X | 288 pages | EPUB | 2.17 MB

One of Time’s 32 Books You Need to Read This Summer “A profoundly human story about a seemingly exotic and strange place that really isn't …

A Death in the Rainforest: How a Language and a Way of Life Came to an End in Papua New Guinea
English | June 18th, 2019 | ISBN: 1616209046, 164375047X | 289 pages | True PDF | 1.31 MB

One of Time’s 32 Books You Need to Read This Summer “A profoundly human story about a seemingly exotic and strange place that really isn't …

Voodoo
English | ISBN: 1684220246 | 2016 | 416 pages | PDF | 58 MB

2016 Reprint of 1959 Edition. Full facsimile of the original edition, not reproduced with Optical Recognition Software. What is voodoo? To the outside world the …