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Culture and customs of Argentina

Author: David William Foster; Melissa Fitch Lockhart; Darrell B Lockhart
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 1998.
Series: Culture and customs of Latin America and the Caribbean.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Argentina, one of the most dynamic societies in Latin America, is known for its impressive level of cultural output. This examination of the social and cultural institutions of Argentine society contains a series of comprehensive and informative essays that focus on the most important forms of cultural production in terms of major works, major artists, and major venues." "Students and interested readers will  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David William Foster; Melissa Fitch Lockhart; Darrell B Lockhart
ISBN: 0313303193 9780313303197 0313007705 9780313007705
OCLC Number: 38870648
Description: xix, 173 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: History --
Religion --
Social customs --
Broadcasting and print media --
Cinema --
Literature --
Performing arts --
Art (Painting, sculpture, photography).
Series Title: Culture and customs of Latin America and the Caribbean.
Responsibility: David William Foster, Melissa Fitch Lockhart, Darrell B. Lockhart.

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An examination of the social and cultural institutions of Argentine society. It focuses on specific topics in an attempt to characterize important forms of cultural production in Argentina in terms  Read more...

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..."an excellent historical and contemporary overview of Argentina's rich cultural tradition....recommended for all academic and public libraries."-Library Journal ?...an excellent historical and Read more...

 
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