Wedding Customs and Superstitions - Weddings UK
... many customs and superstitions associated with weddings Proposal In the past when the marriage proposal was ...
Wedding Superstitions & Traditions
... watered-down versions of old customs. The tradition of tying old shoes to the back of ...
Wedding World: Some American Wedding Traditions
Some brief background notes and a description of a few common American wedding traditions, including wedding bubbles, unity candles, the ...
- .Apache marriage and burial customs and the family of Geronimo ...
American Indian culture and traditions, the study of American Indian languages, native american history from the tribal perspective, native ...
Wedding Traditons and Customs
Wedding Traditons and Customs around the World ... Marriage is the most solemn pledge we make in our lifetimes.
Muslim Marriage Contract in American Courts
Muslim Marriage Contract in American Courts ... an Islamic marriage contract executed in that country was found unenforceable in an American ...
Ethnic Wedding Customs
... learn about your own customs or traditions is to ask parents or grandparents ... The cup is called the Coupe de marriage.
Native American Courtship and Marriage Traditions
... together Native American courtship, wedding, and marriage customs from many tribes. Helpful hints assist couples in planning their own ...
Family Chronicle - Marriage Customs
Beverly Downing takes a look at the evolution of marriage customs. ... Anglican wedding customs as excessive, they had turned their backs on ...
Hmong Marriage Customs
(Source: Kao Vang, "Hmong Marriage Customs: A Current Assessment." In The Hmong In the West, Bruce T. Downing ...
African American Male Perspective on Sex, Dating, and Marriage
African American Male Perspective on Sex, Dating, and Marriage, Cheryl D. Dudley Brewster, University of Michigan This research was designed to identify ...... (Continue Reading)
A "real man's ring": gender and the invention of tradition - American double ring ceremony, 1920s male engagement ring
Unlike many wedding practices that have obscure origins, the American double ring ceremony and the groom's wedding hand can be traced to advertising and promotional campaigns by the jewelry industry... (Continue Reading)
Anna Gavanas, Fatherhood Politics in the United States: Masculinity, Sexuality, Race and Marriage
Anna Gavanas, Fatherhood Politics in the United States: Masculinity, Sexuality, Race and Marriage. Champaign, IL: University of Illinois Press, 2004.... (Continue Reading)
Land Of The Walking Marriage - Mosuo people of China
For the Mosuo of China, it's a woman's world. There are so many skillful people, but none can compare with my mother. There are so many knowledgeable ...... (Continue Reading)
Marriage's grass roots: the activist who led the equal marriage movement in Hawaii recalls the long road to Massachusetts
Getting married. I hope there is a very long pause as you read those words. As I write them I am flooded with the overwhelming desire to scream and ...... (Continue Reading)
Being Japanese American
Being Japanese American Gil Asakawa Stone Bridge Press PO Box 8208, Berkeley, CA 94707 188065685X $14.95 www.stonebridge.com Written by a third-generation Japanese American, being Japanes... (Continue Reading)
"Try to refrain from that desire": self-control and violent passion in Oscar Micheaux's African American Western
Jean Baptiste, the protagonist of Oscar Micheaux's novel The Homesteader (1917), first appears in the narrative struggling against a howling blizzard ...... (Continue Reading)
The 28th Amendment: It is time to protect marriage, and democracy, in America - Defense of Marriage Act may be in jeopardy
Marriage is so central to the well-being of children-and society as a whole-that it was, until recently, difficult to imagine that it might be necessary ...... (Continue Reading)
here's a Valentine's Day red alert: Don't believe everything you hear. Knowing the laws of love to ignore--and the ones that might just save your swooning ...... (Continue Reading)
Looking for Mr. Right - marriage after 30 - column
Maybe it's just me, but I'm finding it harder and harder to meet men. And when I do the atmosphere often feels strained, as if they're thinking, "She's ...... (Continue Reading)