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Social structure and culture change in a Lebanese village.

John Gulick

Social structure and culture change in a Lebanese village.

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Published by Wenner-Gren Foundation for Anthropological Research in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • al-Munsif (Lebanon),
  • Lebanon
    • Subjects:
    • Social change -- Case studies,
    • al-Munsif (Lebanon),
    • Lebanon -- Social conditions -- Case studies

    • Edition Notes

      GenreCase studies.
      SeriesViking Fund publications in anthropology,, no. 21
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHN761.L42 M84
      The Physical Object
      Pagination191 p.
      Number of Pages191
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6172173M
      LC Control Number55001698
      OCLC/WorldCa3986018


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New York: Viking Fund Publications in Anthropology, No. New York: Viking Fund Publications in Cited by: 2. Social Structure and Culture Change in a Lebanese Village is an important addition to our knowledge of the Near East.

It is to be hoped that the author, who speaks Arabic and who has acquired an understanding of the larger social and economic context of Lebanese society through his experience as an instructor at the AmericanAuthor: Theodore Stern.

A clear picture of the general characteristics of the culture of the Lebanese village may be found in one work of Afif Tannous (). Although he writes of the Middle East as a whole, what he says is definitely applicable to Lebanon.

It is a picture of a discrete, compact social unit whose inhabitants constituteCited by: 3. The social structure and village life of the Chagga A Chagga hut and shelter at Marangu’s Chagga Museum.

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The distinguished contributors explore a range of issues including the impact of society on industry, the impact of technology on caste and status, the worldviews of administrators and.

The culture of Lebanon and the Lebanese people emerged from various civilizations over thousands of years.

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How did the social structure of village life change as the economy became more complex. a more complex and prosperous economy affected the social structure.

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It is often considered as Europe's gateway to Western Asia as well as Asia's gateway to the Western World. Culture the language, beliefs, values, norms, behaviors, and even material objects that are passed from one generation to the next. Culture's significance in our lives is profound.

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