Sleep Around the World

Anthropological Perspectives

  • Editors
  • Katie Glaskin
  • Richard Chenhall

Part of the Culture, Mind, and Society book series (CMAS)

About this book


Although humans slumber for approximately one third of our lives, sleep itself is vastly understudied. This volume provides a comparative frame through which we can understand the myriad ways in which sleep reflects and embodies culture as contributors examine aspects of sleep in various countries and contexts.


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