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Published by Prentice Hall in Upper Saddle River, NJ .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Minorities -- United States,
  • Prejudices -- United States,
  • United States -- Ethnic relations,
  • United States -- Race relations

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementRichard T. Schaefer.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE184.A1 S25 2001
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 210 p. :
Number of Pages210
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19039758M
ISBN 100130283150
OCLC/WorldCa43954007

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Race and Ethnicity in the United States explores the complex history of cultural differences in a nation comprised of immigrants. By examining major themes of multiculturalism, discrimination, injustice, and diversity, the text explores the historical patterns of our country’s treatment of people of different faiths, colors, and bility: This title is out of print. African American and Asian are considered races in the United States, while Hispanic or Latino are considered ethnicities, Race is typically associated with physical differences, while ethnicity is associated with language, religion, or other cultural factors. Immigration and Its Relation to Race and Ethnicity in the United States Frank D. Bean and Stephanie Bell-Rose T his book examines the intersection of immigration and race or ethnicity in the United States in the latter part of the twentieth century. We devote attention primarily to the implications. The authors are proud sponsors of the SAGE Keith Roberts Teaching Innovations Award —enabling graduate students and early career faculty to attend the annual ASA pre-conference teaching and learning workshop.. Known for its clear and engaging writing, the bestselling Race, Ethnicity, Gender, and Class has been thoroughly updated to be fresher, more relevant, and more accessible to.