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Traditions, arts, and culture related to Zambia

Edwin M. K. M. Bwalya

Traditions, arts, and culture related to Zambia

by Edwin M. K. M. Bwalya

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Published by Zambian Women Writers Association in Lusaka .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 63-64).

StatementEdwin M.K.M. Bwalya
The Physical Object
Pagination64 p. :
Number of Pages64
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24581346M
ISBN 109789982220149
LC Control Number2010306186
OCLC/WorldCa606406608

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In the Zambian culture we have some marriage values that we cannot do without. There are values and beliefs that have been there for generations and these are rituals that prepare one for a good. Ministry of Tourism and Arts, Lusaka, Zambia. K likes. To facilitate and promote sustainable Tourism and Arts Development and Culture preservation for Socio-Economic Development/5(5).

Zambia gained independence from colonial rule in After this independence, the government began to explore the question of national identity and created institutions commissioned with the task of protecting and promoting Zambian culture to help preserve the tribe heritage.   The Swiss culture is heavily influenced by French, German, and Italian cultures. A man playing a traditional Swiss instrument, the accordion. The culture of the small Alpine nation of Switzerland is heavily influenced by the cultures of its neighboring nations of France, Italy, and Germany. This is evident in the fact that the major languages Author: Oishimaya Sen Nag.


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