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Unformatted text preview: often imposed,” as suggested by Karen Mary Davalos. Yet, and even a little out of subject, I would like to acknowledge another aspect of the quinceañera that I found interesting which is the how “traditional” such celebrations are considered in relation to the organizers’ economic status. I am witness that money is not determinant of the level of tradition of festivities in general. For example, in Mexico I never thought of my family as less traditional just because my family did not have a very expensive celebration for my sister’s quinceañera when compared to the parties that other rich people in my town had....
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This note was uploaded on 04/01/2009 for the course CH ST 1B taught by Professor Barvosae during the Winter '08 term at UCSB.
- Winter '08