Minority Groups -- See Minorities Here are entered general works on racial, religious, ethnic, or other minority groups. Works on the discipline of ethnology, and works on the origin, distribution, and characteristics of the elements of the population of a particular region or country are entered under Ethnology, with appropriate local subdivision. Theoretical works on the concept of groups of people who are bound together by common ties of ancestry and culture are entered under Ethnic groups. Works on the subjective sense of belonging to an individual ethnic group are entered under Ethnicity. --individual races, ethnic groups, or other minority groups, e.g. German Americans; Handicapped; etc.; and subdivisions Ethnic relations and Race relations under individual countries, cities, etc.