Sleep Around the World

Anthropological Perspectives

  • Editors
  • Katie Glaskin
  • Richard Chenhall

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

About this book

Introduction

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.

Keywords

community conflict culture memory perception

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9781137315731
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Nature America Inc. 2013
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, New York
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Media & Culture Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-45796-0
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-31573-1
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