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By Javier A. Galvan

This intriguing addition to the Culture and Customs of Latin the USA and the Caribbean sequence presents readers with an all-encompassing examine modern lifestyles in Puerto Rico. Having consistently been lower than the watchful eyes of different colonies and nations, Puerto Rico's personal customs and traditions have controlled to flourish through the a while, culturally uniting what's a politically divided island. as well as gaining an knowing of Puerto Rico's political courting with the continental usa, scholars can discover wide narrative chapters that disguise modern faith, delicacies, activities, media, cinema, literature, appearing arts, and visible arts. a vital for prime university and public library cabinets, Culture and Customs of Puerto Rico is the appropriate study source for college kids and basic readers.

This intriguing addition to the tradition and Customs of Latin the United States and the Caribbean sequence offers readers with an exhaustive examine modern existence in Puerto Rico. Having consistently been below the watchful eyes of different colonies and international locations, Puerto Rico's personal customs and traditions have controlled to flourish during the a long time, culturally uniting what's a politically divided island. as well as gaining an figuring out of Puerto Rico's political dating with the continental usa, scholars can discover the small island nation's historical past with Spain in the course of the colonial period. This interesting quantity presents illustrative narrative chapters on non secular practices in Puerto Rico, in addition to non secular and secular gala's. Social customs, resembling activities, delicacies, gender concerns, kinfolk values, and nightlife, are mentioned extensive. broad assurance at the media, appearing arts, cinema, visible arts, and literature presents scholars with an excellent beginning in Puerto Rican earlier and modern tradition. a necessary for prime university and public library cabinets, Culture and Customs of Puerto Rico is the appropriate study source for college students and basic readers.

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