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The Resource The Gale encyclopedia of multicultural America, edited by Thomas Riggs

The Gale encyclopedia of multicultural America, edited by Thomas Riggs

Label
The Gale encyclopedia of multicultural America
Title
The Gale encyclopedia of multicultural America
Statement of responsibility
edited by Thomas Riggs
Title variation
  • Encyclopedia of multicultural America
  • Multicultural America
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
152 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. Ethnoreligious groups such as Jews, Chaldeans, and Amish are also covered. Each essay has a listing of organizations and research centers; names addresses and contact information for periodicals, radio and television stations; and a list of suggestions for further reading. Also featured is a general annotated bibliography with over 100 items regarding multiculturalism
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
305.800973
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E184.A1
LC item number
G14 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • encyclopedias
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1963-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Riggs, Thomas
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cultural pluralism
  • Ethnology
  • Minorities
  • United States
  • United States
  • Cultural pluralism
  • Ethnic relations
  • Ethnology
  • Minorities
  • Race relations
  • United States
Label
The Gale encyclopedia of multicultural America, edited by Thomas Riggs
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
v. 1. Acadians -- Czech Americans -- v. 2. Danish Americans -- Jordanian Americans -- v. 3. Kenyan Americans -- Puerto Rican Americans -- v. 4. Romani Americans -- Zuni
Control code
ocn865544004
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
3rd edition.
Extent
4 volumes
Isbn
9781414432793
Lccn
2013049273
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), color maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780787675509
  • (OCoLC)865544004
Label
The Gale encyclopedia of multicultural America, edited by Thomas Riggs
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
v. 1. Acadians -- Czech Americans -- v. 2. Danish Americans -- Jordanian Americans -- v. 3. Kenyan Americans -- Puerto Rican Americans -- v. 4. Romani Americans -- Zuni
Control code
ocn865544004
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
3rd edition.
Extent
4 volumes
Isbn
9781414432793
Lccn
2013049273
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), color maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780787675509
  • (OCoLC)865544004

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