ERIC Number: ED023717
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1966
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Puerto Rico: An Essay in the Definition of a National Culture.
Mintz, Sidney W.
This extensive essay, part of a volume of studies on Puerto Rico, presents various views of Puerto Rican culture. Puerto Rico's role in the history of the Caribbean region and Puerto Rican attitudes and values are described, and in a survey of pertinent literature, works on the Puerto Rican family, community, race relations, and social change are discussed. (A bibliography is included.) An introduction to this essay defines the general concept of culture. (LB)
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Identifiers: Caribbean Islands; Puerto Rico
Note: Article published in "Status of Puerto Rico: Selected Background Studies." Washington, D.C., G.P.O., 1966.