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Middle Eastern Culture
All of the articles here on the Middle Eastern Culture Site are organized into categories. Browse through these categories to find the content you're looking for.

Books & Literature
Reading lists and book reviews in Middle Eastern essay and literature

Culture and Customs
Understanding daily life and social norms, such as customs and etiquette, are a key to understanding a nation or culture or having an enjoyable visit.

Ethnicity & Identity
In the Middle East, ethnicity or regional affiliation often has more to do with identity than nationality.

Fine Art
The beautiful and distinctive Islamic art, Fine Art, handicrafts, and folk art of the Middle East

Food & Recipes
Middle Eastern food and how to prepare it

Fun & Games
Learn about the Middle East while having fun!

Geography of the Middle East - maps and little known places.

The fascinating history of the Middle East, known as "The Cradle of Civilization"

Arabic, Hebrew, Persian/Farsi, and other languages of the Middle East

Information about countries, nations, and states in the Middle East, both modern and historical

Notable People
Famous, infamous, and everyday people of interest in and related to the Middle East

Performing Arts
Music, dance, theater, and other performing arts

The Middle East is the birthplace of three major religions - Judaism, Christianity, and Islam

Research & Sources
Resources for learning more about the Middle East, including the Middle Eastern Culture Newsletter and Forum and an annotated bibliography of sources used in this site

Shop for Middle Eastern Books

Travel Tips
Useful tips to have a successful visit to the Middle East.

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