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Music in the World of Islam

A Socio-Cultural Study

Amnon Shiloah

Provides basic musicological information about a vast variety of Middle Eastern musical genres within an ethnomusical context.

Paperback
Published: August 2001
ISBN: 9780814329702
$24.99

The Concept of Self

A Study of Black Identity and Self-Esteem

Richard L. Allen

The Concept of Self examines the historical basis for the widely misunderstood ideas of how African Americans think of themselves individually, and how they relate to being part of a group that has been subjected to challenges of their very humanity.

Hardback
Published: April 2001
ISBN: 9780814328989
$39.99
eBOOK
Published: April 2001
ISBN: 9780814338315

A Global Community

The Jews from Aleppo, Syria

Walter P. Zenner

An interpretation of the historical experience of the Jewish community in Syria and in the other places to which Aleppan Jewry have immigrated.

Hardback
Published: May 2000
ISBN: 9780814327913
$46.99

Walkin' Over Medicine

Loudell F. Snow

A cultural look at the traditional health beliefs and practices of African Americans.

Paperback
Published: February 1998
ISBN: 9780814327579
$28.99
eBOOK
Published: February 1998
ISBN: 9780814337615

The Jews of Kurdistan

By Erich Brauer
Completed and Edited by Raphael Patai

The Jews of Kurdistan is a unique historical document in that it presents a picture of Kurdish Jewish life and culture prior to World War II.

Hardback
Published: August 1993
ISBN: 9780814323922
$54.99

The Hebrew Goddess

Raphael Patai
Foreword by William G. Dever

A revised edition containing new chapters on the Shekhina.

Paperback
Published: September 1990
ISBN: 9780814322710
$34.99
eBOOK
Published: September 1990
ISBN: 9780814338216

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