Customs relative to private life, Including children, marriage, eating and drinking, funeral customs, etc.

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The Conscious Bride: Women Unveil Their True Feelings about Getting Hitched

The Conscious Bride

Women Unveil Their True Feelings about Getting Hitched

New Harbinger Publications (2000)
US$15.55

Led by a counselor, brides share their feelings about such issues as being given away, wearing a...

iDisorder: Understanding Our Obsession with Technology and Overcoming Its Hold on Us
St. Martin's Publishing Group (2012)
US$9.99

When your smartphone, your ipad, and itouch drive you to distraction, technology and psychology...

Sex at Dawn: How We Mate, Why We Stray, and What It Means for Modern Relationships

Sex at Dawn

How We Mate, Why We Stray, and What It Means for Modern Relationships

HarperCollins (2012)
US$11.99

“ Sex at Dawn challenges conventional wisdom about sex in a big way. By examining the prehistoric...

The Blank Slate: The Modern Denial of Human Nature

The Blank Slate

The Modern Denial of Human Nature

Penguin Publishing Group (2003)
US$11.99

A brilliant inquiry into the origins of human nature from the author of The Better Angels of Our...

A Social History of Dying
Cambridge University Press (2007)
US$23.50

A Social History of Dying, first published in 2007, examines the major challenges we will face for...

Planet Taco: A Global History of Mexican Food

Planet Taco

A Global History of Mexican Food

Oxford University Press (2012)
US$11.69

Planet Taco examines the historical struggles between globalization and national sovereignty in the...

Eating Right in the Renaissance
University of California Press (2002)
US$39.15

Eating right has been an obsession for longer than we think. Renaissance Europe had its own...

Social Solidarity and the Gift
Cambridge University Press (2004)
US$30.50

This book brings together sociological theory on solidarity and anthropological theory on gift...

The Book of Tea
The Floating Press (1906)
US$6.95

The Book of Tea discusses the impact of "Teaism" on all aspects of Japanese culture and...

Food and Society in Classical Antiquity
Cambridge University Press (1999)
US$30.50

A general study of food in antiquity, broadly based and comprehensive.