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The Clash of Tradition and Modernization

The image of the Circassian kitchen depicts the traditional and the modern in stark contrast with one another. In the foreground, partially prepared food rests on a floral patterned cloth in a wooden box. In the background, a large metal refrigerator holds ingredients for future cooking. Functionality likely plays a large role in the decision to incorporate […]



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Western Views on a Circassian Kitchen

For my Jordanian artifact analysis, I chose an image of women working in a Circassian kitchen. As I looked at the image of the woman working in the Circassian kitchen I have my own assumptions about the meaning behind the picture. A lot of what influences my assumptions are the way that I was raised. […]



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