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University of Mississippi Center for the Study of Southern Culture

Overview
Works: 229 works in 335 publications in 1 language and 10,558 library holdings
Genres: Encyclopedias  History  Conference proceedings  Miscellanea  Periodicals  Interviews  Film adaptations 
Roles: Editor
Classifications: F209, 975.003
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Most widely held works by University of Mississippi
The new encyclopedia of Southern culture by Carol Crown ( Book )
6 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 871 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Volume 1: Religion. In this volume of The New Encyclopedia of Southern Culture, contributors have revised entries from the original Encyclopedia on topics ranging from religious broadcasting to snake handling and added new entries on such topics as Asian religions, Latino religion, New Age religion, Islam, Native American religion, and social activism. With the contributions of more than 60 authorities in the field--including Paul Harvey, Loyal Jones, Wayne Flynt, and Samuel F. Weber--this volume is an accessibly written, up-to-date reference to religious culture in the American South
Goin' to Chicago ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 611 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A group of longtime Chicago residents returns to Greenville, Mississippi for a reunion with family and friends. Participants talk about their lives and their reasons for moving north. Includes historical footage of Mississippi and Chicago
Science and medicine in the Old South ( Book )
4 editions published between 1989 and 1997 in English and held by 533 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Education ( )
4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sex, race, and the role of women in the South : essays by Joanne V Hawks ( Book )
2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A gracious plenty : recipes and recollections from the American South by John T Edge ( Book )
2 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of four hundred recipes drawn primarily from regional and community cookbooks of the American South, with essays on various aspects of Southern eating and hospitality
Race and family in the Colonial South : essays ( Book )
2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Folklife ( )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Demonstrates how folklife remains a vital part of communities' self definitions. The entries demonstrate that southern folklife is dynamically alive and everywhere around us, giving meaning to the everyday unfolding of community life
Urbanization ( )
3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Media ( )
4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Violence ( )
4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Yellow dogs, hushpuppies, and bluetick hounds : the official Encyclopedia of southern culture quiz book by Lisa Howorth ( Book )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Entertaining and educational, this quiz book covers every aspect of southern culture, from alligators to melungeons to zydeco. More than 800 nifty questions and answers test your knowledge of literature, music, history, politics, sports and recreation, science, industry, and religion
Religion ( )
4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Music ( Book )
3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Southern music has flourished as a meeting ground for the traditions of West African and European peoples, leading to the evolution of various traditional folk genres, bluegrass, country, jazz, gospel, rock, blues, and southern hip-hop. This much-anticipated volume in The New Encyclopedia of Southern Culture celebrates an essential element of southern life and makes available for the first time a stand-alone reference to the music and music makers of the American South"--Back cover
Living blues ( )
in English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Law & politics ( Book )
3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The intolerable burden ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Documentary film of how Mae Bertha and Matthew Carter enrolled the youngest eight of their thirteen children in the public schools of Drew, Mississippi in 1965, which were all white. The Drew school board had initiated a "freedom of choice" plan to bring the district in compliance with the 1964 Civil Rights Act, but Blacks were not expected to choose all white schools
Folk art ( )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Folk art is one of the American South's most significant areas of creative achievement, and this comprehensive yet accessible reference details that achievement from the sixteenth century through the present. This volume of The New Encyclopedia of Southern Culture explores the many forms of aesthetic expression that have characterized southern folk art, including the work of self-taught artists, as well as the South's complex relationship to national patterns of folk art collecting. Fifty-two thematic essays examine subjects ranging from colonial portraiture, Moravian material culture, and sou
The new encyclopedia of Southern culture ( )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The new encyclopedia of Southern culture ( )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Center for the Study of Southern Culture
Center for the Study of Southern Culture (University of Mississippi)
University of Mississippi. Center for the study of Southern culture
University of Mississippi Oxford, Miss Center for the Study of Southern Culture
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English (72)
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