A Treasury of American-Jewish Folklore

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She was still sitting there an hour later when the message came that Professor Snape wanted to see her. As current restrictions on further ethnographic research in Iran and Afghanistan leave these ethnographers with time to work on their material, anthropological writing on Iran is likely (after only twenty years of research) to become standard reading for the anthropology of non-Western complex societies, as material from Australia and Africa have in the past for smaller and non-literate societies.

Pages: 390

Publisher: Jason Aronson, Inc. (December 1, 1996)

ISBN: 1568216203

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