Encyclopedia of Asian American Folklore and Folklife

This comprehensive compilation of entries documents the origins, transmissions, and transformations of Asian American folklore and folklife.

Encyclopedia of Asian American Folklore and Folklife

Encyclopedia of Asian American Folklore and Folklife

This comprehensive compilation of entries documents the origins, transmissions, and transformations of Asian American folklore and folklife. * More than 600 entries * Contributions from more than 170 expert contributors * Introductory essays covering disciplinary theories and methods in the study of folklore and folklife * An appendix of Asian American folktales

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Encyclopedia of Asian American Folklore and Folklife
Language: en
Pages: 1254
Authors: Jonathan H. X. Lee, Kathleen M. Nadeau
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011 - Publisher: ABC-CLIO

This comprehensive compilation of entries documents the origins, transmissions, and transformations of Asian American folklore and folklife. * More than 600 entries * Contributions from more than 170 expert contributors * Introductory essays covering disciplinary theories and methods in the study of folklore and folklife * An appendix of Asian
Encyclopedia of Asian American Folklore and Folklife
Language: en
Pages: 460
Authors: Jonathan H. X. Lee, Kathleen M. Nadeau
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011 - Publisher:

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History of Asian Americans: Exploring Diverse Roots
Language: en
Pages: 210
Authors: Jonathan H. X. Lee
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-01-16 - Publisher: ABC-CLIO

A comprehensive, compelling, and clearly written title that provides a rich examination of the history of Asians in the United States, covering well-established Asian American groups as well as emerging ones such as the Burmese, Bhutanese, and Tibetan American communities. • Examines Asian migration to the United States and the
American Myths, Legends, and Tall Tales: An Encyclopedia of American Folklore [3 volumes]
Language: en
Pages: 1160
Authors: Christopher R. Fee, Jeffrey B. Webb
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-08-29 - Publisher: ABC-CLIO

A fascinating survey of the entire history of tall tales, folklore, and mythology in the United States from earliest times to the present, including stories and myths from the modern era that have become an essential part of contemporary popular culture. • Presents a compelling mix of some 500 entries
Advertising Diversity
Language: en
Pages: 328
Authors: Shalini Shankar
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-03-30 - Publisher: Duke University Press

In Advertising Diversity Shalini Shankar explores how racial and ethnic differences are created and commodified through advertisements, marketing, and public relations. Drawing from periods of fieldwork she conducted over four years at Asian American ad agencies in New York, San Francisco, and Los Angeles, Shankar illustrates the day-to-day process of

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