In everyday life, the Chinese wear modern clothes that are similar to any other culture throughout the globe, such as jeans and blouses, but still don traditional garb for certain festivals and religious ceremonies. The ... More »

Like the apparel of many countries, typical Chinese clothing is subject to changing fashion trends. It has become increasingly common to find the nationalist blending of traditional and modern motifs and styles, featurin... More » World View Social Sciences Cultures & Traditions

Chinese women often dress conservatively and casually in their daily activities. During traditional festivals or banquets, their dress is more formal. Younger girls choose to dress semiformal, while middle-aged women oft... More » Beauty & Fashion Clothing Dress Codes

Agriculture affects most aspects of everyday life from experiences of culture and providing the food people eat to underpinning and enabling the economic processes that let people accrue wealth and prosper. Agriculture a... More »

Indian women wear bangles as part of the bride's jewelry and also to enhance their beauty. Married women are not allowed to wear gold bangles alone, but add glass bangles to symbolize the well-being of a husband. More »

The kimono is a traditional type of clothing that is typically worn during formal occasions, while everyday clothing includes pants, blouses and skirts. Many Japanese citizens wear conservative clothing, such as suits or... More »

In April and May of 1989, crowds of up to 100,000 protesters, mostly students but also workers and other people, assembled in Tiananmen Square to demonstrate for political reform. By early June, the government and protes... More » History Modern History Modern Asia