Strangers to These Shores : Race and Ethnic Relations in the United States

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  • Edition: 6th
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 1/1/2000
  • Publisher: Allyn & Bacon
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The most up-to-date and comprehensive text available for the study of racial and ethnic relations in the United States. With the growing emphasis in courses on diversity in the United States, this book informs students about the nation's past and present multicultural realities. The book begins with an analysis of the stranger as a social phenomenon and then carries this theme throughout its study of all minority groups. Completely updated to reflect current demographic data, recent events, and new research, this books' highly readable style offers students an excellent introduction to race and ethnic relations.

Table of Contents

PART ONE Sociological Framework 1(124)
1 The Study of Minorities
2 Culture and Social Structure
3 Prejudice and Discrimination
4 Dominant-Minority Relations
PART TWO European Americans 125(92)
5 Northern and Western Europeans
6 Southern, Central, and Eastern Europeans
PART THREE People of Color 217(234)
7 The Native Americans
8 East and Southeast Asian Americans
9 Other Asian and Middle Eastern Americans
10 African Americans
11 Hispanic and Caribbean Americans
PART FOUR Other Minorities 451(82)
12 Religious Minorities
13 Women as a Minority Group
PART FIVE Trends and Possibilities 533
14 The Ever-Changing U.S. Mosaic

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