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Title: Socioculturermanic Studies: Traditional and Religious Celebrations and Customsal G
Author: Guido Josef Oebel
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Institution: Saga National University
Linguistic Field: Applied Linguistics
Subject Language: German
Abstract: This paper intends to provide an compendium of the origin of most traditional and religious celebrations and customs in German speaking communities constituting a teaching tool for lectures in Culture Studies (Landeskunde)with students learning German as a Foreign Language (DaF).
Type: Individual Paper
Status: Completed
Venue: Saga University Press
Publication Info: Journal of the Faculty of Culture and Education Saga University, Volume 6, Number 1, pp. 305-314
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