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The Gale encyclopedia of multicultural America / edited by Thomas Riggs

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E-books
Publication Info.
20160803
Publication Info.
Detroit [Michigan] : Gale, Cengage Learning, [2014]
Publication Info.
Boston, Massachusetts : Credo Reference, 2016.

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Edition
3rd edition.
Description
1 online resource (182 entries) : 595 images ; digital files.
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Series
Credo reference.
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references.
Contents
Volume 1. Acadians -- Czech Americans -- volume 2. Danish Americans -- Jordanian Americans -- volume 3. Kenyan Americans -- Puerto Rican Americans -- volume 4. Romani Americans -- Zuni.
Access
Access restricted to authorized users and institutions.
Summary
Recognizing that ethnic differences are transforming American education expectations, political ideals and popular culture, Gale presents a vital, new multicultural reference. Gale Encyclopedia Of Multicultural America contains original essays on specific minority and ethnic groups in the U.S., with an emphasis on culture (religions, holidays, customs, language) in addition to information on historical background and settlement patterns.
System Details
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Note
Description based on title page of print version.
Subject
Cultural pluralism -- United States -- Encyclopedias.
Ethnology -- United States -- Encyclopedias.
Minorities -- United States -- Encyclopedias.
United States -- Ethnic relations -- Encyclopedias.
United States -- Race relations -- Encyclopedias.
Genre/Form
Electronic books.
Added Author
Riggs, Thomas, 1963- editor.
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Added Title
Encyclopedia of multicultural America.
Multicultural America
Other Form:
Print version: 0787675504 9780787675509 (DLC) 2013049273 4 volumes : illustrations (chiefly color), color maps
ISBN
9781785397967 electronic version
9780787675509 set : hardcover
9780787675516 vol. 1 : hardcover
9780787675523 vol. 2 : hardcover
9780787675530 vol. 3 : hardcover
9781414432793 vol. 4 : hardcover