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Greek American families

traditions and transformations

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Published by Pella in New York, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.,
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Greek Americans -- Social life and customs,
    • Greek Americans -- Social conditions,
    • Greek Americans -- Cultural assimilation,
    • Family -- United States,
    • Immigrants -- United States -- Social life and customs,
    • Immigrants -- United States -- Social conditions

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statementedited by Sam J. Tsemberis, Harry J. Psomiades, Anna Karpathakis.
      SeriesModern Greek research series ;, 8
      ContributionsTsemberis, Sam J., Psomiades, Harry J., Karpathakis, Anna.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE184.G7 G6923 1999
      The Physical Object
      Pagination240 p. ;
      Number of Pages240
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL58286M
      ISBN 100918618762
      LC Control Number99076195
      OCLC/WorldCa45192940

        Traditional family recipes and the ancient Greek custom of welcoming the stranger as a friend known in Greece as philoxenia have inspired the uniquely welcoming ambience of Kokkari restaurant in San Francisco. A whole spring lamb spit-roasting over an open fire greets diners, and the menu offers familiar dishes like dolmades, avgolemono soup, and lamb moussaka along with more unusual Greek.   10) Greektown, Detroit, Michigan. One of the largest tourist destinations in Michigan and the Midwest, Detroit’s Greektown underwent the transformation of a “real” Greek neighborhood with a local church, thousands of Greek families living there and a thriving Greek scene; however, the city fell on tough times and people left in droves for the more prosperous (and safer) suburbs.

        “Two American Families” is a longitudinal documentary following two separate “middle class” families in Milwaukee through the early 90s and past the Great Recession of for over two decades. It captures the changing landscape of the American economy caused by a blend of globalization and neoliberalism. Judul: American Families (A Multicultural Reader) 2nd Edition Penulis/Editor: Stephanie Coontz, Maya Parson, Gabrielle Raley Ringkasan: Selama lima puluh tahun belakangan, terdapat semakin banyak keluarga-keluarga Amerika dengan ras dan etnis yang lebih beragam daripada sebelumnya. Kombinasi anggota keluarga juga amat berkembang: keluarga-keluarga single parent, pasangan tak menikah /5(4).

        Greek Revival architecture began with public buildings in Philadelphia. Many European-trained architects designed in the popular Grecian style and the fashion spread via carpenter's guides and pattern books. Colonnaded Greek Revival mansions—sometimes called Southern Colonial houses—sprang up throughout the American south. Sources The Greek-American Family: A Personal Experience Spanakopita Baklava A dessert made of thin pastry, nuts, and honey. (Merriam-Webster) The most famous Greek pastry. Contains key ingredient found in multiple Greek dishes: Phyllo dough Symbolizes Christian meaning A pastry.


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