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The Gale encyclopedia of multicultural America

Author: Thomas Riggs
Publisher: Detroit : Gale, Cengage Learning, ©2014 2014.
Series: Gale virtual reference library.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : Third editionView all editions and formats
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.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Encyclopedias
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Gale encyclopedia of multicultural America.
Detroit : Gale, Cengage Learning, [2014]
(DLC) 2013049273
(OCoLC)865544004
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas Riggs
ISBN: 9781414438061 1414438060 9781410337658 1410337650
OCLC Number: 872657350
Description: 1 online resource (4 volumes) : illustrations (chiefly color), color maps
Contents: Volume 1. Acadians --
Czech Americans --
volume 2. Danish Americans --
Jordanian Americans --
volume 3. Kenyan Americans --
Puerto Rican Americans --
volume 4. Romani Americans --
Zuni. Acadians --
Afghan Americans --
African Americans --
Albanian Americans --
Aleuts --
Algerian Americans --
Amish --
Apache --
Arab Americans --
Argentinean Americans --
Armenian Americans --
Asian Indian Americans --
Australian Americans --
Austrian Americans --
Azerbaijani Americans --
Bahamian Americans --
Bangladeshi Americans --
Barbadian Americans --
Basque Americans --
Belarusan Americans --
Belgian Americans --
Belizean Americans --
Blackfoot --
Bolivian Americans --
Bosnian Americans --
Brazilian Americans --
Bulgarian Americans --
Burmese Americans --
Cambodian Americans --
Canadian Americans --
Cape Verdean Americans --
Carpatho-Rusyn Americans --
Catawba Indian Nation --
Chaldean Americans --
Cherokees --
Cheyenne --
Chilean Americans --
Chinese Americans --
Choctaws --
Colombian Americans --
Congolese Americans --
Costa Rican Americans --
Creeks --
Creoles --
Croatian Americans --
Cuban Americans --
Cypriot Americans --
Czech Americans --
Danish Americans --
Dominican Americans --
Druze Americans --
Dutch Americans --
Ecuadorian Americans --
Egyptian Americans --
English Americans --
Eritrean Americans --
Estonian Americans --
Ethiopian Americans --
Filipino Americans --
Finnish Americans --
French Americans --
French-Canadian Americans --
Garifuna Americans --
Georgian Americans --
German Americans --
Ghanaian Americans --
Greek Americans --
Grenadian Americans --
Guamanian Americans --
Guatemalan Americans --
Guyanese Americans --
Haitian Americans --
Hawaiians --
Hmong Americans --
Honduran Americans --
Hopis --
Hungarian Americans --
Icelandic Americans --
Indonesian Americans --
Indos --
Inupiat --
Iranian Americans --
Iraqi Americans --
Irish Americans --
Iroquois Confederacy --
Israeli Americans --
Italian Americans --
Jamaican Americans --
Japanese Americans --
Jewish Americans --
Jordanian Americans --
Kenyan Americans --
Klamaths --
Korean Americans --
Kurdish Americans --
Laotian Americans --
Latvian Americans --
Lebanese Americans --
Liberian Americans --
Libyan Americans --
Lithuanian Americans --
Luxembourger Americans --
Macedonian Americans --
Malaysian Americans --
Maltese Americans --
Mennonites --
Menominee --
Mexican Americans --
Mongolian Americans --
Mormons --
Moroccan Americans --
Navajos --
Nepalese Americans --
New Zealander Americans --
Nez Perce --
Nicaraguan Americans --
Nigerian Americans --
Norwegian Americans --
Ojibwe --
Oneidas --
Osages --
Pacific Islander Americans --
Paiutes --
Pakistani Americans --
Palestinian Americans --
Panamanian Americans --
Paraguayan Americans --
Peruvian Americans --
Polish Americans --
Portuguese Americans --
Pueblos --
Puerto Rican Americans --
Romani Americans --
Romanian Americans --
Russian Americans --
Salvadoran Americans --
Samoan Americans --
Saudi Arabian Americans --
Scotch-Irish Americans --
Scottish Americans --
Seminoles --
Senegalese Americans --
Serbian Americans --
Sicilian Americans --
Sierra Leonean Americans --
Sikh Americans --
Sioux --
Slovak Americans --
Slovenian Americans --
Somali Americans --
South African Americans --
Spanish Americans --
Sri Lankan Americans --
Sudanese Americans --
Swedish Americans --
Swiss Americans --
Syrian Americans --
Taiwanese Americans --
Thai Americans --
Tibetan Americans --
Tlingit --
Tongan Americans --
Trinidadian and Tobagonian Americans --
Tunisian Americans --
Turkish Americans --
Ugandan Americans --
Ukrainian Americans --
Uruguayan Americans --
Venezuelan Americans --
Vietnamese Americans --
Virgin Islander Americans --
Welsh Americans --
Yemeni Americans --
Yupik --
Zuni.
Series Title: Gale virtual reference library.
Other Titles: Encyclopedia of multicultural America
Multicultural America
Responsibility: edited by Thomas Riggs.

Abstract:

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.
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