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Explorations of American culture

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Published by Uppsala University in Uppsala, Sweden .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • United States -- Civilization -- 20th century.,
    • United States -- History -- 20th century

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementJames Gilbert.
      SeriesActa Universitatis Upsaliensis., 2
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE169.1 .G475 2000
      The Physical Object
      Pagination114 p. ;
      Number of Pages114
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6839206M
      ISBN 10915544637X
      LC Control Number00337345

      About the Book Between and , more than fifty African American leaders agreed to participate in a videotaped interview to share their thoughts about black leadership in America. The project, co-directed by Julian Bond and Phyllis Leffler – both faculty at The University of Virginia – brought most of the leaders to the university.   Does the electronic version of the book completely replace the paper version? Of course not. Best of all, if after reading an e-book, you buy a paper version of Practicing Religion in the Age of the Media: Explorations in Media, Religion, and Culture. Read the book on paper - %(). Book Description It is only in recent decades that psychology as an academic discipline has begun to recognize the importance of a cultural perspective. From cross-cultural psychology through to psychological anthropology, psychologists have taken a number of approaches to studying the role of culture in human behavior.


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