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American ethnic practices in the twenty-first century : the Milwaukee study

Author: Jill Florence Lackey
Publisher: Lanham, Maryland : Lexington Books, a subsidiary of The Rowman & Littlefield Publishing Group, Inc., [2013]
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Case studies
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jill Florence Lackey
ISBN: 9780739178294 0739178296
OCLC Number: 842111834
Description: vii, 157 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Why should we care about ethnicity? --
The Milwaukee study : its methodology and context --
Ethnic practices : organizations and their functions --
Ethnic practices : language and language relations --
Ethnic practices : ties to past homelands --
Ethnic practices : religion --
Ethnic practices : food --
Ethnic practices : art forms --
Ethnic practices : healthcare and healing --
Ethnic practices : genealogy --
Ethnic practices : political activity --
Ethnic practices : working --
The sum of ethnic practices --
Life in multi-ethnic America --
Threats to ethnicity --
A new vision for American ethnicity.
Responsibility: Jill Florence Lackey.
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"Jill Florence Lackey melds sensitive ethnography with sophisticated discussion of the literature on ethnicity in contemporary American cities in American Ethnic Practices. She presents Read more...

 
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