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Academic Paper

Title: Deutsche Landeskunde: Germanisches Brauchtum
Author: Guido Josef Oebel
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Institution: Saga National University
Linguistic Field: Applied Linguistics
Subject Language: German
Subject LANGUAGE Family: Germanic
Abstract: This paper constitutes the continuation of my previous paper (cf. Sociocultural Germanic Studies: Traditional and Religious Celebrations and Customs), this time deepening among students of German as A Foreign Language the understanding for Germanic customs and their coming into being.
Type: Individual Paper
Status: Completed
Venue: Saga University Press
Publication Info: Journal of the Faculty of Culture and Education Saga University, Volume 6, Number 2, pp. 369-377
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