By U.S. Government,U.S. Military,Department of Defense
CHAPTER 1: GEOGRAPHY * Geographic Divisions and Topographic positive aspects * weather * our bodies of Water * significant towns * Nouakchott * Nouadhibou * Rosso, Bogue, and Kaedi * dangers * Environmental concerns * bankruptcy 2: heritage * The Western Sahara: Migrations and exchange * The Sanhadja Confederation and the Almoravids * The Sudanic Kingdoms * Arabs and Moors * Early eu Contacts * French Pacification of Mauritania * The Later French Colonial period * Independence and Unification * The Western Sahara clash * The Salek and Haidalla Regimes * Mauritania below Taya * the autumn of Taya * The 3rd Republic * contemporary occasions * bankruptcy three: economic system * Agriculture * * power assets * Mineral assets * exchange * Tourism * Banking and foreign money * funding * Transportation * lifestyle businesses * bankruptcy four: SOCIETY * Ethnic and Linguistic teams * Moors * Black Africans * Language coverage * faith * Gender concerns * weight problems * Marriage, Polygamy, and Divorce * conventional garments * Arts * track * movie * activities and sport * bankruptcy five: defense * U.S.-Mauritanian family members * kinfolk with Neighboring international locations * Morocco/Western Sahara * Senegal * Mali * Algeria * army * Terrorist teams and actions * different matters Affecting balance * Political Instability * Ethnic clash * bankruptcy 1: PROFILE * Geography * region * weather * Geographical Divisions and Topographical positive factors * Saharan sector * Sahelian area * Senegal River Valley sector * Coastal quarter * Rivers and Lakes * Senegal River * Gorgol River * Karakoro River * Lake Rkiz * significant towns and cities * Nouakchott * Nouadhibou * Kaedi * Kiffa * Zouerate * Nema * heritage * Early historical past * eu Involvement * Independence * executive * Media * economic system * Ethnic teams * bankruptcy 2: faith * review of significant Religions * function of faith in govt * impression of faith on lifestyle * spiritual Conventions and Gender Roles * spiritual occasions * non secular vacation trips * Eid al-Fitr * Eid al-Adha * Mawlid * structures of Worship * habit in locations of Worship * bankruptcy three: TRADITIONS * Honor and Values * Formulaic Codes of Politeness * Male/Female interplay * altering Social Norms * consuming Habits/Types of nutrients * gown Codes * Hospitality and Gift-Giving * Non-Religious Celebrations * Dos and Don'ts * bankruptcy four: city lifestyles * Urbanization concerns * paintings difficulties in city components * city Healthcare * schooling and faculties in towns * eating places * city site visitors and Transportation * highway Crime and Solicitations * bankruptcy five: RURAL existence * Tribal Distribution * Land Distribution/ possession * Rural financial system * Agriculture * Oasis Farming * Herding * Rural Transportation concerns * healthiness concerns * to be had education * Village lifestyles * Border Crossings and Checkpoints * Landmines * bankruptcy 6: kinfolk existence * family and kin constitution * prestige of Elders, youth, and kids * Elders * teens * young ones * Married lifestyles, Divorce, start * Married lifestyles * Divorce * delivery * family members Social occasions * Weddings * Funerals * Rites of Passage
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