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Iceland : the first new society

Author: Richard F Tomasson
Publisher: Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, ©1980.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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?Iceland, as described by Tomasson, has a fascinating, often contradictory culture,? writes Seymour Martin Lipset in his forward to this book, the first sociological account in English of modern Icelandic society and the forces that have shaped it. Richar.
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Tomasson, Richard F., 1928-
Iceland.
Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, ©1980
(DLC) 79019080
(OCoLC)5310805
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Richard F Tomasson
ISBN: 9780816664719 0816664714 9780816658817 0816658811
OCLC Number: 233169583
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [Place of publication not identified] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xv, 247 pages, 4 unnumbered leaves of plates) : illustrations
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Foreword; Preface; Contents; Chapter 1 The First New Society; Chapter 2 Modern Iceland and Its Making; Chapter 3 The Demography of an Isolated People; Chapter 4 Men, Women, and Kinship; Chapter 5 Literacy and Cultural Life; Chapter 6 The Language; Chapter 7 Religion, Literature, and Alcohol; Chapter 8 Values; Notes; Appendix A: The Interview Schedule; Appendix B: The Interview Sample; Bibliography; Index.
Responsibility: Richard F. Tomasson.

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?Iceland, as described by Tomasson, has a fascinating, often contradictory culture,? writes Seymour Martin Lipset in his forward to this book, the first sociological account in English of modern Icelandic society and the forces that have shaped it. Richar.

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