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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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