ERIC Number: EJ607509
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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Race, Gender and Class: Lyrics of American Ethnic Literature and Cultures.
Race, Gender and Class, v7 n2 p7-37 2000
Examines topical issues in the study of African American, Asian American, Native American, and Hispanic American cultures. Horizontally, the article discusses inter- and intra-cultural conflicts, use of two-toned language, and the fight for social justification as portrayed in American ethnic literatures. Vertically, the connection of these ethnic literatures is built on thematic preoccupations of race, gender, and class. (SM)
Descriptors: American Indians, Asian Americans, Cultural Differences, Cultural Influences, Culture Conflict, Hispanic Americans, Racial Bias, Sex Bias, Social Bias, Social Stratification, Tone Languages
Dept. of Social Sciences, Southern University at New Orleans, 6400 Press Dr., New Orleans, LA 70126; 504-286-5232.
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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