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The Gale encyclopedia of multicultural America / edited by Thomas Riggs

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Publication Info.
Detroit : Gale, Cengage Learning, [2014]
Publication Info.
©2014

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Edition
Third edition.
Description
1 online resource (4 volumes) : illustrations (chiefly color), color maps
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Series
Gale eBooks.
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
volume 1. Acadians - Czech Americans -- volume 2. Danish Americans - Jordanian Americans -- volume 3. Kenyan Americans - Puerto Rican Americans -- volume 4. Romani Americans - Zuni.
Summary
This work includes 23 new ethnic groups and contains 152 revised ethnic entries on specific minority groups in the U.S., with an emphasis on culture (religions, holidays, customs, language) in addition to information on historical background and settlement patterns. The encyclopedia also covers ethnoreligious groups such as Jews, Chaldeans and Amish.
Note
Description based on print version record.
Subject
Cultural pluralism -- United States -- Encyclopedias.
Ethnology -- United States -- Encyclopedias.
Minorities -- United States -- Encyclopedias.
United States -- Ethnic relations -- Encyclopedias.
United States -- Race relations -- Encyclopedias.
Added Author
Riggs, Thomas, 1963- editor.
Gale (Firm)
Added Title
Encyclopedia of multicultural America
Multicultural America
Other Form:
Print version: Gale encyclopedia of multicultural America. Detroit : Gale, Cengage Learning, [2014] 9780787675509 (DLC) 2013049273
ISBN
9781414438061 (electronic book)
9780787675509 (set : hardcover)
9780787675516 (vol. 1 : hardcover)
0787675512 (vol. 1)
9780787675523 (vol. 2 : hardcover)
0787675520 (vol. 2)
9780787675530 (vol. 3 : hardcover)
0787675539 (vol. 3)
9781414432793 (vol. 4 : hardcover)
1414432798 (vol. 4)