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Epidemics and Diseases in Moroccan Folk Culture: Significance and Symbolism

Epidemics, diseases, famines and other natural disasters influenced the stagnation of economic, social and political structures, condemning them to a lack of...

The Anthropological Aspect of Sidi Bou Ali's Kairouanese Hadra: Fixed and Variable Elements

The purpose of this paper is to explore traditional customs and their cultural implications, semantic patterns and dimensions as manifested in the context of...

Rituals and Practices Related to the New-born In the Casbah Of Algiers

Arab folk beliefs varied. They were geographically and historically distinct, and they had an influence on both the human imagination and reality. In Arab folk...

The Steady Stream of Folk Culture

Just as pure, clear water flows from a spring in a good and fertile land, nourishing everything in its path, the Folk Culture Journal continues its successful...

Rituals and Practices Related to the New-born In the Casbah Of Algiers

Arab folk beliefs varied. They were geographically and historically distinct, and they had an influence on both the human imagination and reality. In Arab folk...

A Journey to Solidarity and Cooperation: Social Practices, Rituals and Ceremonies in Wadi Musa, Southern Jordan

The purpose of this study is to shed light on various social practices, rituals and traditional celebrations in Wadi Musa, and to emphasise the most important...

Using Social Media to Protect Intangible Cultural Heritage in The Sultanate of Oman

The internet is one of the most significant technological transformations that humanity has experienced since the turn of the century. Its function is not...

Epidemics and Diseases in Moroccan Folk Culture: Significance and Symbolism

Epidemics, diseases, famines and other natural disasters influenced the stagnation of economic, social and political structures, condemning them to a lack of...

Folklore Museums in The Oasis Areas of Morocco: From Initiative to Developing Impact

This study aims to address museums in oasis areas in order to validate activities aimed at enhancing the function of such museums and making them better able...

The Anthropological Aspect of Sidi Bou Ali's Kairouanese Hadra: Fixed and Variable Elements

The purpose of this paper is to explore traditional customs and their cultural implications, semantic patterns and dimensions as manifested in the context of...

The Mother in Qatari Folktales: A Semiotic Study

Due to the significant presence of the mother in Arab heritage and the cultural memory on the one hand and in the folk memory on the other, this semiotic...

The Traditional Housing of Al-Mahas In Sudan: An Anthropological Study

It is difficult to understand the physical framework (dwelling) in an environment without taking the human experience and the social system into account. The...

Tunisia’s Issawiyya Music and Its Evolution

Heritage is classified as ‘material’ (buildings, tools and other artefacts) or ‘non-material’, which includes ideas, theories, customs,...

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