eBook Culture and Customs of Gambia, 1st Edition

  • Abdoulaye Saine
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  • ISBN-10: 0313359113
  • ISBN-13: 9780313359118
  • DDC: 966.51
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 204 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2012 | Published/Released November 2012
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2012
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Overview

Ideal for high school and undergraduate students, this addition to the Culture and Customs of Africa series examines the contemporary cultures and traditions of modern Gambia, from religious customs to literature to cuisine and much more.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Recent Titles in Culture and Customs of Africa.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Dedication.
Contents.
Series Foreword.
Preface.
Acknowledgments.
Abbreviations.
Chronology.
1: Introduction.
2: Religion and Worldview.
3: Literature and Media.
4: Art, Architecture, and Housing.
5: Cuisine and Traditional Dress.
6: Gender Roles, Marriage, and Family.
7: Social Customs and Lifestyles.
8: Music and Dance.
9: Changing Landscape.
Glossary.
Selected Bibliography.
Index.
About the Author.