By Mark D. Jacobs,Nancy Weiss Hanrahan
- Provides a useful reference source to all drawn to the cultural buildings and approaches that animate modern life
- Contains 27 essays at the most crucial concerns comprising the sociology of tradition, together with artwork, technological know-how, religions, race, type, gender, collective reminiscence, associations, and citizenship
- Reflects and analyzes the “cultural flip” that has remodeled scholarship within the social sciences and humanities.
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