By Rebecca L. Torstrick,Elizabeth Faier
Names resembling Dubai and Abu Dhabi were rising within the world's eye over the last decade as unique hotspots, filthy rich from oil construction and complicated within the technique of expertise. although, whilst, the Arab Gulf States have controlled to take care of their conventional tradition, adapting it to fashionable lifestyles. With whole insurance on Oman, Qatar, Bahrain, Kuwait, and the United Arab Emirates, Culture and Customs of the Arab Gulf States is a must have for each highschool and public library shelf. transparent and bright descriptions of up to date lifestyles within the Arab Gulf support scholars detect how traditions of the previous have developed into customs this day. This exhaustive quantity covers themes reminiscent of faith, fairs, delicacies, model, kin lifestyles, literature, the media, and tune, between many others. up to date and finished, this quantity bargains a distinct and modern depiction of tradition in the various world's wealthiest, up-and-coming nations.
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Culture and Customs of the Arab Gulf States (Cultures and Customs of the World) by Rebecca L. Torstrick,Elizabeth Faier