Cross-Cultural Lifestyle Studies

By: Baidyanath Saraswati (Ed.)

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The central concern of the authors of this book is to evolve a holistic approach to lifestyle studies, the distinguishing feature of which is to look for interacting factors in human cultures. The book demonstrates through case-studies that aspects such as economic pursuit, health, pilgrimage, music, religious images and ritual can be taken as an entry point to study creative life and configuration of styles of traditional cultures.The book opens the way to a new methodology of lifestyle studies. The materials presented here are of great interest and value to anthropologists, folklorists, ethnoarchaeologists and art­historians.Printed Pgaes: 89

Title: Cross-Cultural Lifestyle Studies

Author Name: Baidyanath Saraswati (Ed.)

Categories: India, Culture,

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts/MLBD: 1995

ISBN: 8122407951

ISBN 13: 9788122407952

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: New

Jacket Condition: New

Seller ID: 101693

Keywords: Cross-Cultural Lifestyle Studies Baidyanath Saraswati (Ed.)