7 edition of Introduction to the peoples and cultures of Asia found in the catalog.
|Statement||Colin E. Tweddell and Linda Amy Kimball.|
|Contributions||Kimball, Linda Amy.|
|LC Classifications||DS12 .T88 1985|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||x, 340 p. :|
|Number of Pages||340|
|LC Control Number||84017763|
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Westernization can also be compared to acculturation and enculturation. Acculturation is "the process of cultural and psychological change that takes place as a result of contact between cultural groups and their individual members." After contact, changes in cultural patterns are evident within one or both cultures. Specific to Westernization. Add tags for "The rim of Asia: Japan and Southeast Asia: an introduction to the geography, peoples, history, cultures and problems of the mainland and island countries of Eastern Asia". Be the first.
The first people to settle North America are thought to have crossed over from Asia during the last Ice Age (roug years ago). Around this time, huge amounts of water froze into glaciers, the Bering Strait between Siberia and Alaska drained, and a wide, . Located between the cultural empires of China in the east and central Asia in the west, Xinjiang was an important historic link along the Silk Roads. The peoples living along oases around the rim of the Tarim Basin had closer ties to Persia and the Islamic influences of the Middle East.
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