ERIC Number: ED182223
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1975
Reference Count: 0
Ethnic Heritage Studies: Papers of the Institute at King's College, 1975.
King's Coll., Wilkes-Barre, PA.
The document consists of 25 papers on various topics in ethnic studies presented at an institute at King's College, Pennsylvania. General topics include two essays on teaching approaches to ethnic studies; a bibliography of relevant reference materials, fiction, poetry, drama, biography, audiovisual materials, research centers, and Pennsylvania ethnic organizations; an essay on oral history; and an essay on the ethnic configuration of American religion. Four papers discuss Irish-Americans and the Welsh in America and Pennsylvania, and as depicted by American writers. Other cultural groups covered are the Jewish people, German-Americans, blacks, Byzantine immigrants, Polish-Americans, and Lithuanians. Essays which discuss specific areas in Pennsylvania include "The Challenge of Ethnic Studies in Northeastern Pennsylvania,""Standard English and Northeastern Pennsylvania,""Some Statistics on the Immigrant Influx into Luzerne County 1870-1910,""Compilation of 1970 Census Data on Foreign Stock in Luzerne County,""Ukrainians in Luzerne County," and "Centennial History of St. Stanislaus Church." (KC)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Collected Works - General
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC. Ethnic Heritage Studies Branch.
Authoring Institution: King's Coll., Wilkes-Barre, PA.
Identifiers: Ethnic Heritage Studies Program; German Americans; Irish Americans; Lithuanians; Pennsylvania
Note: For a related document, see SO 012 322; Not available from EDRS in paper copy due to fading and smearing of ink throughout original