Encyclopedia Of American Indian Literature

Author: Jennifer McClinton-Temple
Editor: Infobase Learning
ISBN: 1438140576
Size: 12,20 MB
Format: PDF
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Presents an encyclopedia of American Indian literature in an alphabetical format listing authors and their works.

Encyclopedia Of American Ethnic Literature

Author: Luz Elena Ramirez
ISBN: 9780816060832
Size: 11,37 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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The five-volume Encyclopedia of American Ethnic Literature set is an invaluable examination of the literature of a variety of ethnic backgrounds -- Asian-American, American Indian, Jewish-American, African-American, and Hispanic-American. Each A-to-Z reference features hundreds of entries covering important authors and works, both the historically significant and the contemporary, from all genres of that literary tradition. Helpful reference features in each volume, including bibliographies, cross-references, and an index, further increase the value of these essential works in the high school and college classroom. - Publisher.

Harvard Encyclopedia Of American Ethnic Groups

Author: Stephan Thernstrom
Editor: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 9780674375123
Size: 13,17 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
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This comprehensive work details the specifics on over 100 ethnic groups and presents comparative or thematic treatments of another 30 topics related to immigration and identity maintenance.

Encyclopedia Of Asian American Literature

Author: Seiwoong Oh
Editor: Infobase Publishing
ISBN: 1438120885
Size: 16,87 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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Traces American writers whose roots are in all parts of Asia, including China, Korea, Japan, Southeast Asia, the Philippines, the Indian subcontinent, and the Middle East.

Ethnic American Literature An Encyclopedia For Students

Author: Emmanuel S. Nelson
Editor: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 1610698819
Size: 16,49 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Unlike any other book of its kind, this volume celebrates published works from a broad range of American ethnic groups not often featured in the typical canon of literature. • Highlights the most important print and electronic resources on multicultural literature through a detailed bibliography • Features entries from 50 contributors, all of whom are experts in their fields • Includes cultural works not often highlighted in traditional textbooks, such as Iranian American literature, Dominican American literature, and Puerto Rican American literature

Encyclopedia Of American Literature

Author: EPUB 2-3
Editor: Infobase Learning
ISBN: 1438140770
Size: 19,70 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
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Four volumes present a comprehensive reference guide to American literature from the colonial period through the present.

Urban American Indians Reclaiming Native Space

Author: Donna Martinez
Editor: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 1440832080
Size: 11,28 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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An outstanding resource for contemporary American Indians as well as students and scholars interested in community and ethnicity, this book dispels the myth that all American Indians live on reservations and are plagued with problems, and serves to illustrate a unique, dynamic model of community formation. • Presents information on an important topic—the growing number of American Indians living in urban areas—and sheds light on cultural problems within the United States that are largely unknown to the average American • Familiarizes readers with the policies of the U.S. federal government that created diasporas, removals, reservations, and relocations for American Indians • Encourages readers to consider fresh perspectives on urban American histories and exposes readers to a thorough analysis of colonial space, race, resistance, and cultural endurance • Written by expert scholars and civic leaders who are themselves American Indian

The Greenwood Encyclopedia Of Multiethnic American Literature I M

Author: Emmanuel Sampath Nelson
Editor: Greenwood Publishing Group
ISBN: 9780313330629
Size: 12,63 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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Alphabetically arranged entries in five chronological volumes focus on individual authors, works, and topics related to multiethnic American literature.

Encyclopedia Of American Poetry The Twentieth Century

Author: Eric L. Haralson
Editor: Routledge
ISBN: 131776322X
Size: 12,58 MB
Format: PDF
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The Encyclopedia of American Poetry: The Twentieth Century contains over 400 entries that treat a broad range of individual poets and poems, along with many articles devoted to topics, schools, or periods of American verse in the century. Entries fall into three main categories: poet entries, which provide biographical and cultural contexts for the author's career; entries on individual works, which offer closer explication of the most resonant poems in the 20th-century canon; and topical entries, which offer analyses of a given period of literary production, school, thematically constructed category, or other verse tradition that historically has been in dialogue with the poetry of the United States.

Encyclopedia Of American Indian History 4 Volumes

Author: Bruce E. Johansen
Editor: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 1851098186
Size: 10,17 MB
Format: PDF
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This new four-volume encyclopedia is the most comprehensive and up-to-date resource available on the history of Native Americans, providing a lively, authoritative survey ranging from human origins to present-day controversies. • Approximately 450 entries within four separate volumes • Approximately 110 contributors from among the foremost scholars in the fields, including Troy Johnson on self-determination movements, Richard King on sports mascots, and Jon Rehyner on recovery of Native languages • Hundreds of images, including illustrations, photographs, and maps • A series of helpful research tools rounding out the fourth volume, including an extensive chronology, topical bibliography, and a comprehensive index