The Resource Dictionary of Chicano folklore, Rafaela G. Castro

Dictionary of Chicano folklore, Rafaela G. Castro

Label
Dictionary of Chicano folklore
Title
Dictionary of Chicano folklore
Statement of responsibility
Rafaela G. Castro
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Articles on the folklore and culture of Chicanos and Mexican Americans describe terms and concepts that represent folk speech and narrative, cultural tradition, and rituals practiced in the United States
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1943-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Castro, Rafaela
Dewey number
398/.089/6872073
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GR111.M49
LC item number
C37 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mexican Americans
  • Mexican Americans
Label
Dictionary of Chicano folklore, Rafaela G. Castro
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 277-313) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Alambrista (Illegal Border Crosser)
  • Altars
  • Arizona Folklore
  • "Ay Vienen los Yankees!" (Here Come the Yankees!)
  • Aztlan
  • Bailando con el Diablo (Dancing with the Devil)
  • Baile (Dance)
  • Ballet Folklorico
  • "La Bamba, "
  • Barbacoa de Cabeza (Barbecued Beef Head)
  • El Abuelo (Grandfather)
  • Barrio (Neighborhood)
  • Barriology
  • Bato (Dude)
  • Bolillos (Bread Rolls)
  • Bourke, Captain John Gregory
  • Braceros (Laborers)
  • Brujeria (Witchcraft)
  • Burritos
  • Cabeza de Baca, Fabiola
  • Calavera (Skeleton)
  • La Adelita (Mexican Revolution Woman Soldier)
  • Califas (California)
  • California Folklore
  • Calo (Spanish Slang)
  • Campa, Arthur Leon
  • Camposanto (Cemetery)
  • Canciones (Songs)
  • Capirotada (Bread Pudding, Pauper's Grave)
  • Carpas (Tent Theaters)
  • La Carreta de la Muerte (Death Cart)
  • Cascarones (Decorated Eggshells)
  • Adivinanzas (Riddles)
  • Casos
  • Chanes (Water Spirits)
  • Charreadas (Rodeos)
  • Charros (Horsemen)
  • Chavez, Cesar Estrada
  • Chicanismo
  • Chicano ( -a)
  • Chicano Park
  • Chicano Spanish
  • Chili Queens
  • Adobe (Sun-dried Brick)
  • Chiquiao (Poetic Dance Tradition)
  • Chirrionera (Mythical Snake)
  • Chistes (Jokes)
  • Cholos ( -as) (1990s Urban Youth)
  • Cinco de Mayo (Fifth of May)
  • El Coco (Bogeyman)
  • Colchas (Blankets)
  • Colorado Folklore
  • Comadre/Compadre
  • Los Comanches (The Comanches)
  • Agreda, Maria de Jesus Coronel de (The Blue Lady)
  • Agringado (Anglicized)
  • Aguinaldos (Christmas Gifts)
  • Alabados (Hymns)
Control code
ocm43365873
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xvii, 332 pages
Isbn
9780874369533
Lccn
00022477
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(Sirsi) 567433
Label
Dictionary of Chicano folklore, Rafaela G. Castro
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 277-313) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Alambrista (Illegal Border Crosser)
  • Altars
  • Arizona Folklore
  • "Ay Vienen los Yankees!" (Here Come the Yankees!)
  • Aztlan
  • Bailando con el Diablo (Dancing with the Devil)
  • Baile (Dance)
  • Ballet Folklorico
  • "La Bamba, "
  • Barbacoa de Cabeza (Barbecued Beef Head)
  • El Abuelo (Grandfather)
  • Barrio (Neighborhood)
  • Barriology
  • Bato (Dude)
  • Bolillos (Bread Rolls)
  • Bourke, Captain John Gregory
  • Braceros (Laborers)
  • Brujeria (Witchcraft)
  • Burritos
  • Cabeza de Baca, Fabiola
  • Calavera (Skeleton)
  • La Adelita (Mexican Revolution Woman Soldier)
  • Califas (California)
  • California Folklore
  • Calo (Spanish Slang)
  • Campa, Arthur Leon
  • Camposanto (Cemetery)
  • Canciones (Songs)
  • Capirotada (Bread Pudding, Pauper's Grave)
  • Carpas (Tent Theaters)
  • La Carreta de la Muerte (Death Cart)
  • Cascarones (Decorated Eggshells)
  • Adivinanzas (Riddles)
  • Casos
  • Chanes (Water Spirits)
  • Charreadas (Rodeos)
  • Charros (Horsemen)
  • Chavez, Cesar Estrada
  • Chicanismo
  • Chicano ( -a)
  • Chicano Park
  • Chicano Spanish
  • Chili Queens
  • Adobe (Sun-dried Brick)
  • Chiquiao (Poetic Dance Tradition)
  • Chirrionera (Mythical Snake)
  • Chistes (Jokes)
  • Cholos ( -as) (1990s Urban Youth)
  • Cinco de Mayo (Fifth of May)
  • El Coco (Bogeyman)
  • Colchas (Blankets)
  • Colorado Folklore
  • Comadre/Compadre
  • Los Comanches (The Comanches)
  • Agreda, Maria de Jesus Coronel de (The Blue Lady)
  • Agringado (Anglicized)
  • Aguinaldos (Christmas Gifts)
  • Alabados (Hymns)
Control code
ocm43365873
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xvii, 332 pages
Isbn
9780874369533
Lccn
00022477
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(Sirsi) 567433

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