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American Ways by
Call Number: PASCAL e-book
Publication Date: 2011-03-04
This new edition will help you navigate America's diverse and changing culture. American Ways explores the tapestry of the country's life, providing invaluable information on cultural values, politics, education, religion, and relationships.
What Foreigners Need to Know about America from a to Z by
Call Number: E158 .J64 2012
Publication Date: 2012-05-30
Paints a revealing picture of America and its people for those foreigners who will benefit from a better understanding of America. It will also inform Americans who want to learn more about the U.S. and how it compares to other countries around the world. World traveler and teacher Lance Johnson studies cultural differences and the difficulties foreigners have understanding crazy America, as some call it.
How America Eats by
Call Number: eBook
Publication Date: 2012-12-01
Food historian Jennifer Wallach examines how Americans have produced food, cooked, and filled their stomachs from the colonial era to the present. Due to the complex history of conquest, enslavement, and immigration, the United States has never developed a singular cohesive culinary tradition. U.S. food practices have been shaped by the various groups that have called a certain geographical space home.
Encyclopedia of American Social History by
Call Number: HN57 .E58 1993
Publication Date: 1993-02-01
This reference focuses on processes and people - how they chose sites for towns and built their homes, how they led their lives, how they modified and were modified by their physical surroundings. Race, gender, ethnicity, work, culture, technology, education, and family history are included.
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