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Racial and Ethnic Relations, Census Update,9780131914629
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Racial and Ethnic Relations, Census Update

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Edition:
7th
ISBN13:

9780131914629

ISBN10:
0131914626
Format:
Hardcover
Pub. Date:
1/1/2005
Publisher(s):
Prentice Hall
Availability:
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Summary

For courses in Majority-Minority Relations, Racial and Ethnic Relations, Cultural Diversity, and Multiculturalism in departments of Sociology, Ethnic Studies, Political Science, and Education. This text is organized by racial-ethnic groups rather than by issues. It draws heavily on research sources that dig deep into the "what", "why" and "how" of racial and ethnic conflict. Current Census data is included on a CD ROM that comes free with each new copy of the text.

Table of Contents

The Racial and Ethnic Mosaic
Basic Concepts in the Study of Racial and Ethnic Relations
Issues of Race and Racism
Ethnic Groups
The Matter of Culture
Prejudice and Stereotypes
Discrimination
Adaptation and Conflict: Racial and Ethnic Relations in Theoretical Perspective
Racial and Ethnic Hierarchies
Some Basic Questions
Patterns of Racial and Ethnic Adaptation
Assimilation and Other Order Perspectives
Power-Conflict Theories
A Nation of Immigrants: An Overview of the Economic and Political Conditions of Selected Racial and Ethnic Groups
Immigration, the Economy, and Government
Commercial Capitalism and the Slave Society: 1607-1865
Industrial Capitalism: 1865-1920
Advanced Industrial (Multinational) Capitalism: 19102-2000s
English Americans and the Anglo-Protestant Culture
The English Migrations
Nativist Reactions to Later European Immigrants
The Dominant Culture and Major U.S. Institutions
English Americans Today
Irish and Italian Americans
Irish Americans
Irish Immigration: An Overview
Stereotypes
Protest and Conflict
Politics and Political Institutions
The Only Irish Catholic President
The Irish in the Economy
Education
Religion
Assimilation Theories and the Irish
Italian Americans
Italian Immigration
Stereotypes
Conflict
Politics
Education
Religion
Assimilation or Ethnogenesis?
A Note on Ethnic Diversity Among White Americans
Jewish Americans
Migration
Prejudice and Stereotypes
Oppression and Conflict
Politics
The Economy
Education
Religion and Zionism
Assimilation or Pluralism?
Native Americans
Conquest by Europeans and European Americans
Racist Images and Stereotypes
Politics
Protest and Conflict
The Economy
Education
Religion
Assimilation and Colonialism
African Americans
Forced Migration and Slavery
Racist Ideologies and Stereotypes
Interracial Conflict
The Economy
Politics and Protest
Education
Religion and Culture
Recent Immigrants
Assimilation for African Americans?
Mexican Americans
The Conquest Period, 1500-1853
Past and Present Immigration
Stereotypes and Related Images
Conflict and Protest
The Economy
Politics and Protest
Education
Religion
Assimilation or Colonialism?
Puerto Rican and Cuban Americans
Puerto Rican Americans
From Spanish to U.S. Rule
Migration to the Mainland
Prejudice and Stereotypes
Economic and Related Conditions: The Mainland
Education
Politics
Protest
Religion
Assimilation or Colonialism?
Cuban Americans
Patterns of Immigration
Intergroup Conflict
Stereotypes and Discrimination
The Economic Situation
Politics
Assimilation or Colonialism?
Japanese Americans
The Growth of the Asian-Pacific Population
Introduction: Japanese Americans
Migration: An Overview
Stereotypes
Repression and Violent Attacks
The Political Arena
The Economy
Education
Religion
Assimilation Perspectives
Chinese, Filipino, Korean, Vietnamese, and Asian-Indian Americans
Migration: An Overview
Stereotypes
Hate Crimes and Other Ethnoviolence
Organizing and Activism in the Political Arena
The Economy
Full Assimilation for Asian Americans?
Arab Americans
Migration
Stereotyping and Prejudice
Oppression, Discrimination, and Conflict
Politics and Political Emergence
The Economy
Education
Religion
Adaptation and Assimilation Issues
The Future of Racial and Ethnic Relations in the United States
Introduction
A Nation of Immigrants
The Melting Pot: Early Images of Immigrant Incorporation
Multicultural and Multiracial Democracy Issues
Equality and a Pluralistic Democracy
Conclusion: An Increasingly Balkanized Nation?
Colonialism and Post-Colonialism: The Global Expansion of Racism
Colonialism and Racism
The History and Legacy of Colonialism
To Whom Does Southern Africa Belong?
Brazil: The Legacy of Slavery and the Illusion of Equality
Colonialism and Colonizer in France: The Violence of Exclusion
The Future of Colonialism and Post-Colonialism
Glossary
Notes
Index
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