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The Greenwood encyclopedia of world popular culture

Author: Gary Hoppenstand
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An encyclopedia describes all aspects of world culture, broken down into six regional categories, discussing the art, dance, fashion, food, pastimes, periodicals, recreation, and transportation of each region.
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Genre/Form: Encyclopedias
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Greenwood encyclopedia of world popular culture.
Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2007
(OCoLC)679479463
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Gary Hoppenstand
ISBN: 9780313332555 031333255X 9780313333163 0313333165 9780313332562 0313332568 9780313335099 0313335095 9780313332746 0313332746 9780313335051 0313335052 9780313339561 0313339562
OCLC Number: 86117497
Notes: Maps on endpapers.
Awards: Winner of Ray and Pat Browne Award - Reference (2008) 2007 (United States)
Description: 6 volumes, 96 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color), maps ; 27 cm
Contents: v. [1]. North America / Michael K. Schoenecke, volume editor --
v. [2]. Latin America / John F. Bratzel, volume editor --
v. [3]. Europe / Gerd Bayer, volume editor --
v. [4]. North Africa and the Middle East / Lynn Bartholome, volume editor --
v. [5]. Sub-Saharan Africa / Dennis Hickey, volume editor --
v. [6]. Asia and Pacific Oceania / Gary Xu and Vinay Dharwadker, volume editors.
Other Titles: Encyclopedia of world popular culture
World popular culture
Responsibility: Gary Hoppenstand, general editor.
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