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7 edition of We Are What We Celebrate found in the catalog.

We Are What We Celebrate

Understanding Holidays and Rituals

by Amitai Etzioni

  • 359 Want to read
  • 29 Currently reading

Published by NYU Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Customs,
  • Holidays (non religious),
  • Community life,
  • Social Science,
  • Archaeology / Anthropology,
  • Sociology,
  • USA,
  • Ritual,
  • Anthropology - Cultural,
  • Family,
  • Holidays

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages272
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8044870M
    ISBN 100814722261
    ISBN 109780814722268


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