ERIC Number: ED398096
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1996-Mar
Ethnic Studies in the United States: A Guide to Research. Garland Reference Library of Social Science Volume 923.
Bataille, Gretchen M.; And Others
This book provides brief descriptions of over 800 ethnic studies programs or departments in U.S. colleges or universities. More than 600 ethnic-specific programs, mainly African American, are listed. Other such programs include Asian American, Chicano/Latino, Native American, and Puerto Rican studies, as well as programs in Jewish studies, Portuguese studies and others. The entries include program titles, addresses, phone numbers, and a brief description of the degree offered and the special features of each program. An introduction to the history of ethnic-studies programs and a bibliography provide additional resources for users, as does a listing of journals with an ethnic-studies focus. This collection is indexed by type of program and by state. (EH)
Descriptors: Area Studies, College Curriculum, College Programs, Colleges, Directories, Ethnic Groups, Ethnic Studies, Higher Education, Intercultural Programs, Minority Groups, Subcultures
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Publication Type: Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs
Education Level: N/A
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