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Norwegian is the official language of Norway, a country in the Scandinavian Peninsula in northern Europe. If you have plans to travel to Norway, or if you have Norwegian ancestors, you might want to learn more about the language. Even if you just like learning about different languages or about hist
A cultural invention is any innovation that exists solely within the intangible human cultural sphere. Cultural inventions are not physical, but encompass such things as language, politics and systems of laws. Scholars use the term "cultural invention" to emphasize that many human practices and idea
Toastmasters International is dedicated to helping people across the world learn better public speaking skills. This nonprofit organization is made up of independently run local clubs that are each responsible for their own memberships and for running their own meetings. If you are in charge of plan
Regardless of their religious beliefs, nearly all people have some form of conscience, and though this little voice in their head that tells them what they are doing is wrong or right may not be anything like those cartoon depictions of our conscience, the idea is the same. The concept of true and f
The Nepali people, sometimes known as Gurkhas, are an ethnic group that live primarily in the country of Nepal as well as the northeast Indian states of West Bengal and Sikkim. Nepali people have incorporated influences from traditional Indian culture into their dress and religious beliefs but maint
The Choctaw are a Native American people originally located in and around the Mississippi Valley. The Choctaw today are found all over the United States with the largest concentrations in Oklahoma, California, Alabama, Mississippi, Louisiana and Texas. Early Choctaw were known for their adaptability
North America has thousands of archaeological sites rich in Indian artifacts. These artifacts, such as American Indian stone tools, are clues to the way of life of the ancient inhabitants of the Americas. Archaeologists have noted the evolution of these tools over time.Early Indian...
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In the 1950s, women sported soft, feminine hair and makeup while men were either conservative or rebellious. Television, movies and music stars inspired fads such as the poodle cut and sideburns. Women spent lots of time and money trying to look natural after they put on their makeup. Men's hairstyl
Searching for the family history of your father can be rewarding for many reasons. You can find other family members that you may not have ever met before and you can find long lost relatives that are looking for the same information that you are looking for. There are many resources to help you tra
The Mescalero Indians are one of several bands that form the Apache tribe. The Apache Indians were a nomadic tribe that dominated the American southwest for centuries. Today there are seven major bands of Apache Indians: the Western Apache, Navajo, Chiricahua, Jicarilla, Lipan, Plains Apache and the
"If you've read fairy tales, you know that everything can talk, from trees to chairs to tables to brooms," says J. California Cooper, an African American writer. Her self-descriptive writing practice illustrates ideas for children to explore their writing process. Sharing the creative process of dif
Innovation is driven by a willingness to discard old ways of thinking and doing things. An iconoclastic leader uses creative problem solving to achieve his vision. Iconoclasm requires creativity, courage, and the ability to synthesize information in novel ways. Notable historic leaders in politics,
Lacquered objects, silk paintings and wood block prints are some of the traditional arts which have developed in Vietnam over the centuries. Some art influences, like lacquering more obviously show the influence of other cultures. While others like silk painting, show sensibilities that have long
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The state of Gujarat lies in the western part of the country. It is one of the states, which has its distinctive culture and tradition. Arts, crafts, food and lifestyle have a unique flavor and ...