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Urban symbolism and rituals : proceedings of the International Symposium organised by the IUAES Commission on Urban Anthropology Ljubljana, June 23-25, 1997 / edited by Bozidar Jezernik.

By: Jezernik, Božidar
Contributor(s): Univerza v Ljubljani. Oddelek za etnologijo in kulturno antropologijo | Commission on Urban Anthropology
Language: English Publisher: Ljubljana : Oddelek za Etnologijo in Kulturno Antropologijo, Filozofska Fakulteta, Univerza v Ljubljani, 1999.Description: 244p. : ill. ; 23cm.ISBN: 9616200968
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Includes bibl. references. - Contents: The gate / G. Ewa Karpinska; Symbols of progress: the waterworks and sewage system in Ljubljaja before World War I / Andrej Studen; Living in Paris: old and small places in a world city / Miriam Pillar Grossi and Carmen S. Moraes Rial; The old bridge of Mostar / Bozidar Jezernik; The Czech minority in Sarajevo and its symbols / Zdenek Uherek; Political meetings of the Russian Nationalists in the city of St. Petersburg: rituals and symbols / Valentina G. Usunova; Controlling urban symbols and rituals?: a case study from Naples / Italo Pardo; The symbols, the names, the programmes: urban identity and political representation in Brindisi / Giuliana B. Prato; Tehran 1998: Iran, Islam and modernity / Soheila Shahshahani; Symbolism of the middle classes in Japan and Taiwan: a comparison and its implications for the "urban" / Seio Nakajima; Urbanism: the symbol of Malay(sian) modernity / Gordon T. Gray; Small town symbolism: the meaning of the built environment in Buikittinggi and Payakumbuh (West Sumatra, Indonesia) / Peter J.M. Nas and Martin A. van Bakel; Contrasting images: official and unofficial views on the city of Palembang / Sandra Taal; The construction of local traditions: the example of Korat / Rüdiger Korff; The rock scene in the village of Trate and the ethno-pop show "Marjanca" in the town of Maribor: on the complexity of musical identifications / Rajko Mursic; The outer and inner meaning of the town / Damjan J. Ovsec; Pentecostalism in urban Venezuela today / Angelina Pollak-Eltz.