Chinese Wedding Traditions
The following summary of traditional Chinese wedding customs was prepared in response to questions from visitors ...
Chinese Marriage Customs and Chinese Wedding Traditions
Chinese Marriage Customs Guide provides information on Chinese marriage customs and Chinese wedding traditions.
Traditions of Arranged Marriages in China
Chinese marriage became custom during the Warring States period (402-221 B.C.). Due to the vast expanse and long history of Chinese marriage ...
Chinese Marriage Customs
Chinese marriage customs information give you a chance to know more about Chinese ordinary people.
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Chinese Customs: Marriage Customs and Preparations
... institution are central, marriage is an important institution and has many intricate customs associated with it.
On the Trail of Our Ancestors/Courtship and Marriage Customs
On the Trail of Our Ancestors/Courtship and Marriage Customs ... Courtship and Marriage Customs by Donna Speer Ristenbatt ...
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... blank marriage certificates. majorette or majorettes. gaping assholes.
Chinese Wedding With Ancient Customs Western Style
Chinese wedding with ancient customs western style. Pictures of Chinese wedding ceremonies at bride's home, including Tea Ceremony.
Chinese Marriage since 1950s
From 1950s, most Chinese people's marriages in a particular period were established according ... The old marriage customs also began to die away.
The Moral Birds and Bees: Sex and marriage, properly understood
In the England of the Forties, when my parents were courting, terms like "moral," "decent," and "clean living" applied primarily to sexual behavior.... (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)
Influences of culture on Asian Americans' sexuality - Statistical Data Included
Asian Americans comprise a population group that is characterized by an enormous demographic, historical, and cultural heterogeneity, yet Asian Americans ...... (Continue Reading)
Situation Normal: A word, a concept, and the trouble they cause - shifting demographics and normalcy - Statistical Data Included
The latest batch of data released from the 2000 census describes America's household arrangements. There are a tad more than 105 million households in the U.S., of which 72 million are families ("t... (Continue Reading)
A family's progress in Mauritius
'TAKE a look at this family portrait', the Indian Ocean computer scientist told me. 'It's my father, as a child, with his parents and eight brothers ...... (Continue Reading)
"Exquisite powers": Ann Baker Graves and Corinthia Read Williams, obedient revolutionaries
We used to think that revolutions are the cause of change. Actually it is the other way around: change prepares the ground for revolution.--Eric Hoffer, ...... (Continue Reading)
REALMS OF FREEDOM IN MODERN CHINA
REALMS OF FREEDOM IN MODERN CHINA. Edited by William C. Kirby. Stanford (California): Stanford University Press. 2004. xv, 396 pp. US$60.00, doth. ISBN0-8047-4878-0.... (Continue Reading)
Empire & 'civilizing' missions, past & present
'Imperialism' is a frustratingly vague term, but a useful one - and not only for outside observers and protesting subjects.1 Historically, rulers have ...... (Continue Reading)
CULTURAL DISSONANCE AMONG GENERATIONS: A SOLUTION-FOCUSED APPROACH WITH EAST ASIAN ELDERS AND THEIR FAMILIES
In traditional East Asian cultures, high value is assigned to family harmony and filial piety coupled with the expectation that elders will be honored ...... (Continue Reading)
SCOPE: Taiwan bans some matchmaking ads, not others
TAIPEI, Sept. 7 Kyodo Television home shopping in Taiwan is big and getting bigger as it strives to offer a wide selection of goods in an effort to cater to versatile consumer needs -- includin... (Continue Reading)