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By Janet N. Gold

This finished examine modern lifestyles within the small Latin American kingdom permits highschool scholars and common readers to discover the numerous aspects of Honduran existence and tradition. increasingly more Hondurans and students this present day have gotten conscious of the range within the kingdom, and are understanding that instead of a unmarried, homogeneous tradition, Honduras is made from many various cultures. Gold contains this modern cultural attention in her therapy of Honduras's local and linguistic variety in addition to in her descriptions of Honduras's indigenous groups. Key parts of the paintings contain a glance at nationwide id and cultural range, in addition to an in-depth examine of indigenous Honduras. different chapters research faith, in addition to day-by-day exercises, food, costume, media, activities, fairs, literature and oral storytelling, conventional crafts, visible arts, and song and dance. perfect for prime college scholars learning international tradition, Latin American stories, and anthropology, in addition to for basic readers attracted to the topic, Culture and Customs of Honduras is a vital addition for library shelves.

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