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Art in the lives of immigrant communities in the United States

Paul DiMaggio

Art in the lives of immigrant communities in the United States

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Published by Rutgers University Press in New Brunswick, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Arts and society -- United States -- History -- 20th century,
  • Arts and society -- United States -- History -- 21st century,
  • Immigrants -- United States -- Social life and customs -- 20th century,
  • Immigrants -- United States -- Social life and customs -- 21st century,
  • United States -- Social life and customs -- 20th century,
  • United States -- Social life and customs -- 21st century

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Paul DiMaggio and Patricia Fernández-Kelly.
    SeriesThe public life of the arts
    ContributionsDiMaggio, Paul., Fernández-Kelly, María Patricia, 1948-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNX180.S6 A73 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23862038M
    ISBN 109780813547572, 9780813547589
    LC Control Number2009043148

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