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Multi-Cultural Reference Resources

Multi-Cultural Reference Resources


Encyclopedias      Dictionaries      Reference Guides      Databases      Websites



Encyclopedias

Cassell's Encyclopedia of Queer Myth, Symbol, and Spirit : Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, and Transgender Lore
Randy P. Conner, David Hatfield Sparks, Mariya Sparks; foreword by Gloria E. Anzald?a. London; Herndon, VA: Cassell, 1997.
BL795.H6 C65 1997    Wells Library - Undergraduate Services - Core Collection

Encyclopedia of Cultural Anthropology
Editors, David Levinson, Melvin Ember. 1st ed. New York: Henry Holt and Co., 1996.
GN307 .E648 1996    Wells Library - Research Coll. - Reference Dept.

Encyclopedia of Diasporas : Immigrant and Refugee Cultures Around the World
Edited by Melvin Ember, Carol R. Ember, and Ian Skoggard.
JV6225 .E53 vols. 1-2     Wells Library - Research Coll. - Reference Dept.

Encyclopedia of World Cultures
David Levinson, editor in chief. Boston, Mass. : G.K. Hall, 1991-
GN307 .E53 1991 vols. 1-10    Wells Library - Research Coll. - Reference Dept.

Gale Encyclopedia of Multicultural America
Contributing editor, Robert Von Dassanowsky. Detroit, MI : Gale Research, 2000.
E184.A1 G14 2000 vols. 1-3     Wells Library - Undergraduate Services - Reference

Voices of Multicultural America : Notable Speeches Delivered by African, Asian, Hispanic, and Native Americans, 1790-1995
Deborah Gillan Straub, editor. New York: Gale Research, 1996.
PS663.M55 V64 1996    Wells Library - Undergraduate Services - Reference

Worldmark Encyclopedia of the Nations
9th ed. Detroit, Mich.: Gale Research, 1998.
G63 .W67 1998 vols. 1-6    Wells Library - Research Coll. - Reference Dept.
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Dictionaries

A Multicultural Dictionary of Literary Terms
Gary Carey, Mary Ellen Snodgrass.  Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Co., c1999.
PN41 .C28 1999    Wells Library - Undergraduate Services - Reference

Dictionary of Multicultural Education
Phoenix, Ariz.: Oryx Press, 1997 by Carl A. Grant (Editor), Gloria Ladson-Billings (Contributor).  Phoenix, Ariz. : Oryx Press, 1997.
LC1099 .D53 1997    Wells Library - Undergraduate Services - Reference

Dictionary of Multicultural Psychology: Issues, Terms, and Concepts
Lena E. Hall. Thousand Oaks, Calif.: Sage, 2005. 
GN502 .H336 2005    WellsLibrary - Undergraduate Services - Reference

Dictionary of Race and Ethnic Relations
Ellis Cashmore; with Michael Banton [et al.]; and specialist contributions from Heribert Adam [et al.]. 4th ed. London; New York: Routledge, 1996.
GN496 .C37 1996    Wells Library - Research Coll. - Stacks

The Multicultural Dictionary of Proverbs: Over 20,000 Adages from More Than 120 Languages, Nationalities and Ethnic Groups
Harold V. Cordry.  Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland, 1997.
PN6405 .C67 1997    Wells Library - Undergraduate Services - Reference
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Reference Guides


Hear My Voice : Bibliography : An Annotated Guide to Multicultural Literature from the United States
Laurie King. Parsippany, N.J. : Dale Seymour, c1994.
Z1361.E4 K535 1994     Wells Library - Research Coll. - Stacks

Many Peoples, One land : a Guide to New Multicultural Literature for Children and Young Adults
Alethea K. Helbig, Agnes Regan Perkins. Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2001.
Z1232 .H45 2000     Wells Library - Research Coll. ? Stacks

Multicultural and Diversity Education : A Reference Handbook
Peter Appelbaum, Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-CLIO, c2002.
LC1099.3 .A66 2002     Education Library-Stacks

Multicultural films : a reference guide
Janice R. Welsch, Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2005.
PN1995.9.M56 W45 2005     Wells Library - Research Coll. ? Stacks

The Multicultural Student's Guide to Colleges : What Every African-American, Asian-American, Hispanic, and Native American Applicant Needs to Know about America's top schools
Robert Mitchell. New York : Noonday Press, 1996.
L901 .M58 1996     Wells Library - Undergraduate Services - Core Collection

Multicultural Questions
Edited by Christian Joppke and Steven Lukes. Oxford ; New York : Oxford University, 1999.
HM626 .M85 1999     Wells Library ? Research Coll. ? Stacks

Multicultural Writers Since 1945 : An A-to-Z Guide
Edited by Alba Amoia and Bettina L. Knapp. Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2004.
PN452 .M88 2004     Wells Library - Research Coll. ? Stacks

Racial and Ethnic Diversity in America : A Reference Handbook
Adalberto Aguirre, Jr. Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-CLIO, c2003.
E184.A1 A385 2003     Wells Library - Undergraduate Services - Core Collection
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Databases


Ethnic NewsWatch

Articles from newspapers, magazines and journals of the ethnic, minority, and native press in America on news, culture and history. searchable in English and Spanish.
Coverage: 1960-present

Greenwood Daily Life
Provides content from reference works, monographs, and primary documents that describes the daily lives of people throughout history.
Coverage: varies

HRAF: Human Relations Area Files
Searchable full-text ethnographies on hundreds of ethnic, cultural, religious, and national groups worldwide.
Coverage: Varies

North American Immigrant Letters, Diaries and Oral Histories
Full text of letters, diaries, autobiographies, and oral histories of immigrants to America and Canada. Covers 1840 to present, but heaviest focus is on 1920-1980. Coverage: 1840 to present
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Websites


Intercultural Relations

"A free online interdisciplinary resource designed for the interculturalists around the world."
http://www.interculturalrelations.com/index.htm

Multicultural Review

A bi-monthly journal "dedicated to better understanding of ethnic, racial and religious diversity."
http://www.mcreview.com/

ColorLines

A quarterly magazine focusing on race, culture and organizing.
http://www.arc.org/C_Lines/index.html
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last updated: 11/16/2007