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A Franco-American Overview. Volume 1 [microform] / Renaud S. Albert, Comp
Bib ID 5456653
Format BookBook, MicroformMicroform, OnlineOnline
Author
Albert, Renaud S., Comp
 
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Description [Washington, D.C.] : Distributed by ERIC Clearinghouse, 1979 
308 p. 
ISBN 9780898571073
0898571073
Summary

Intended to help readers develop an appreciation of the contributions of Franco-Americans to the cultural heritage of the United States, this book, the first of six volumes, presents 14 readings representing many perspectives--from the historical to the sociological--illustrating the thinking and feelings of those in the forefront of Franco-American studies. This volume includes the following articles: "What is an American?" (Madeleine Giguere); "One Piece in the Great American Mosaic" (Robert Perreault); "Louisiana's French Heritage" (Truman Stacey); "Haiti" (Thomas E. Weil); "The Huguenots" (Marie-Reine Mikesell); "The Acadians of Maine" (Julie Albert); "The French in Vermont" (Peter Woolfson); "The Rapid Assimilation of Canadian French in Northern Vermont" (Peter Woolfson);"The Franco-American Heritage in Manchester, New Hampshire" (Thaddeus M. Piotrowski); "A History of Franco-American Journalism" (Paul Pare); "Bilingual Living" (Normand C. Dube); "Cajun French and French Creole: Their Speakers and the Questions of Identities" (Dorice Tentchoff); "La Cuisine Chez-Nous" ("Our Cuisine", Sr. Marguerite Cyr); and "Louisiana's Creole-Acadian Cuisine" (Ernest Gueymard). (LH)

Notes

Sponsoring Agency: Department of Education, Washington, DC.

ERIC Note: For the other volumes in this series, see SO 016 726-730.

May also be available online. Address as at 14/8/18: https://eric.ed.gov/

Reproduction Microfiche. [Washington D.C.]: ERIC Clearinghouse microfiches : positive. 
Subjects Acculturation.  |  Biculturalism.  |  Cross Cultural Studies.  |  Cultural Education.  |  Cultural Influences.  |  Cultural Pluralism.  |  Culture.  |  Ethnic Groups.  |  Migration.  |  Social History.  |  Social Studies.  |  Subcultures.  |  United States History.  |  Franco Americans French Culture  |  Acadians French (Cajun) French Creole French (Haitian) Huguenots Louisiana Maine New Hampshire Vermont
Form/genre Opinion Papers.  |  Historical Materials.  |  Collected Works, General.
Other authors/contributors National Assessment and Dissemination Center for Bilingual Education, Cambridge, MA  |  National Materials Development Center for French and Portuguese, Bedford, NH
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