ERIC Number: ED250120
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1984
Reference Count: N/A
Haitian Component Bibliography. Migrant Heritage Studies Kit.
Roark-Calnek, Sue, Comp.
This 587-item annotated bibliography, designed as a supplement to the Haitian Component of the Migrant Heritage Studies Kit, provides access to additional information, including audiovisual materials, on resources on Haiti and Haitian immigrants, published between 1877 and 1984. Part I is a "General Bibliography" which includes 313 sources on Haitian history, contemporary life (organized by aspects of culture or society), and immigration. It encompasses such topical divisions as history, culture, language, politics, religion, folklore, migration, arts, social structure, agriculture, and economics. Part II lists "Educational Resources" useful for school, adult education, and community education programs, including bilingual or Creole-only teaching resources, audiovisual resources, and others. Part III, "Social Services," includes topical divisions relating to social welfare, family planning, health and folk medicine, and mental health. Part IV is an "Access Guide to Resources on Haiti" and lists 53 other bibliographic aids and resource programs serving Haitian immigrants to the U.S. It lists 22 pertinent bibliographies and guides, 19 major libraries with Haitian collections, and 8 Haitian-American community organizations. (MM)
Descriptors: Annotated Bibliographies, Audiovisual Aids, Creoles, Cultural Background, Economics, Ethnic Groups, Folk Culture, Foreign Countries, Haitian Creole, Haitians, Immigrants, Information Sources, Latin Americans, Migrant Education, Migration, Multicultural Education, Organizations (Groups), Politics, Religion, Social Services, Social Structure
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: State Univ. of New York, Geneseo. Coll. at Geneseo. Migrant Center.
Identifiers - Location: Haiti