ERIC Number: ED199312
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978-May-25
Reference Count: 0
New Orleans: Melting Pot of the South?
Soberano, Jane; Soberano, Rawlein
The sociological characteristics of the ethnic and racial groups comprising the New Orleans, Louisiana, population are described in this paper. The immigration and settlement patterns of whites, blacks, Latin Americans, and Vietnamese are reviewed. The present needs of these groups are discussed and, finally, a chart delineating and comparing cultural characteristics of the four groups is presented. (MK)
Publication Type: Historical Materials; Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers: Louisiana (New Orleans)
Note: Paper presented in an all-day workshop given to the social workers of New Orleans Associated Catholic Charities at Hope Haven-Madonna Manor (New Orleans, LA, May 25, 1978).