Encyclopedia of world cultures Vol 1 - 10
Publisher: G.K. Hall & Co. | ISBN: 081688840X | edition 1994 | PDF | 3855 pages | 426 mb
This 10-volume set lists and describes more than 1,500 global cultures. Based on research of social scientists, it is the source for historical, social, political, economic, linguistic, religious, and other information on virtually every existing culture. Its cross-cultural perspective meets high school curricular requirements for world studies and social sciences. The first nine volumes of the Encyclopedia of World Cultures are devoted to different regions of the world. Each opens with maps of the region, followed by alphabetically arranged entries on the ethnic groups that live in the area...Volume 10 has three cumulative indexes.