The Pacific region / edited by Jan Goggans and Aaron DiFranco.

Contributor(s): Goggans, Jan | DiFranco, AaronMaterial type: TextTextSeries: Greenwood encyclopedia of American regional cultures: Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2004Description: xxiv, 475 p. : ill., maps ; 26 cmISBN: 0313330433 (The Pacific region : alk. paper); 9780313330438 (The Pacific region : alk. paper); 0313332665 (set : alk. paper); 9780313332661 (set : alk. paper)Subject(s): Popular culture -- Pacific States -- Encyclopedias | Regionalism -- Pacific States -- Encyclopedias | Regionalism -- Alaska -- Encyclopedias | Regionalism -- Hawaii -- Encyclopedias | Pacific States -- Civilization -- Encyclopedias | Pacific States -- History -- Encyclopedias | Pacific States -- Social life and customs -- Encyclopedias | Alaska -- Civilization -- Encyclopedias | Hawaii -- Civilization -- EncyclopediasDDC classification: 979/.003 LOC classification: F851 | .P1955 2004
Contents:
Architecture / Julie Nicoletta, Merry Ovnick, and Spencer Leineweber -- Art / Linda Noveroske Rentner and Janet L. Steinbright -- Ecology and environment / M. Kathryn Davis -- Ethnicity / Aaron DiFranco and Kella de Castro Svetich -- Fashion / Susan B. Kaiser and Linda B. Arthur -- Film and theater / Georges Van Den Abbeele, John T. Caldwell, Jan Groggans ... [et al.] -- Folklore / Barre Toelken -- Food / Kimberly D. Nettles, Melissa Salazar, and Alice McLean -- Language / Kevin Donald, Ritsuko Kikusawa, and Chris J. Sindt -- Music / Pauline Tuttle, Valerie Samson, Sydney Hutchinson ... [et al.] -- Religion / Jeremy Bonner, Vivian Deno, and Aaron DiFranco -- Sports and recreation / Mont Christopher Hubbard, Andrea Ross, and Patrick Moser -- Timeline.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 449-461) and index.

Architecture / Julie Nicoletta, Merry Ovnick, and Spencer Leineweber -- Art / Linda Noveroske Rentner and Janet L. Steinbright -- Ecology and environment / M. Kathryn Davis -- Ethnicity / Aaron DiFranco and Kella de Castro Svetich -- Fashion / Susan B. Kaiser and Linda B. Arthur -- Film and theater / Georges Van Den Abbeele, John T. Caldwell, Jan Groggans ... [et al.] -- Folklore / Barre Toelken -- Food / Kimberly D. Nettles, Melissa Salazar, and Alice McLean -- Language / Kevin Donald, Ritsuko Kikusawa, and Chris J. Sindt -- Music / Pauline Tuttle, Valerie Samson, Sydney Hutchinson ... [et al.] -- Religion / Jeremy Bonner, Vivian Deno, and Aaron DiFranco -- Sports and recreation / Mont Christopher Hubbard, Andrea Ross, and Patrick Moser -- Timeline.

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JAN GOGGANS

AARON DIFRANCO serves as Program Officer for the Pacific Regional Humanities Center at the University of California, Davis. He is completing his Ph.D. research in the U.C. Davis English Department, where he specializes in 20th century poetry, environmental criticism, and bioregionalist culture. He has published several pieces on American nature poets, including an article on Gary Snyder's poetics.

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