By Carlos E. Cortes
Multicultural the United States: A Multimedia Encyclopedia explores this pivotal second and its ramifications with greater than 900 signed entries not only offering a compilation of particular ethnic teams and their histories but additionally protecting the total spectrum of concerns flowing from the more and more multicultural canvas that's the United States this day. Pedagogical components comprise an creation, a thematic reader’s consultant, a chronology of multicultural milestones, a word list, a source consultant to key books, journals, and websites, and an appendix of 2010 U.S. Census information. eventually, the digital model could be the in basic terms reference paintings in this subject to enhance written entries with multimedia for today’s scholars, with a hundred movies (with transcripts) from Getty pictures and Video Vault, the Agence France Press, and Sky information, as reviewed via the media librarian of the Rutgers college Libraries, operating in live performance with the title’s editors.
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