TITLE

DRESS AS A SYMBOL OF CULTURAL IDENTITY: Turkish Dress in a Romanian Village

AUTHOR(S)
Marinescu, Marian
PUB. DATE
December 1984
SOURCE
Ornament;Winter84, Vol. 8 Issue 2, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the use of traditional clothing by the Turkish population in the Dobrogea region between the Danube and the Black Sea Coast in southeast Romania to preserve their cultural identity amidst the assimilation of various ethic groups in the area. It includes a description of the key features of traditional Turkish clothing, as well as their role as a reminder to the Turkish population of their Muslim heritage.
ACCESSION #
32668306

 

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