Latino folklore comprises a kaleidoscope of cultural traditions. This compelling three-volume work showcases its richness, complexity, and beauty.
· 300 A–Z entries that describe the myriad topics of Latino folklore
· Contributions from distinguished scholars from across the United States
· Photographs, paintings, and documents that supplement and enhance the essays
· A short bibliography of suggested readings accompanies each essay
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Folklore is an important affirmation of the cultural identity of the Latino people—one they are proud to pass on to each new generation and share with the rest of the world. Latino folklore encompasses a great variety of genres, such as folk narrative, song, dance, speech, food, clothing, children's games, theater, riddles, folk belief, folk medicine, and folk religion.About the Author:
María Herrera-Sobek, PhD, is associate vice chancellor for diversity, equity, and academic policy and professor of Chicana/o studies at the University of California, Santa Barbara.
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Book Description ABC-CLIO, 2012. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P11031334339X
Book Description ABC-CLIO, 2012. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M031334339X
Book Description Abc-Clio Inc, 2012. Hardcover. Book Condition: Brand New. 1350 pages. 10.00x7.00x1.30 inches. In Stock. Bookseller Inventory # 031334339X