Race and Ethnicity in the United States

Race and Ethnicity in the United States

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A core text for courses in Race and Ethnic Relations.

This concise topical introduction to race and ethnicity in the U.S. explores prejudice, discrimination, immigration, ethnicity, and religion in their historical and current contexts. The book introduces students to the basic sociological concepts relevant to the study of dominant and subordinate relations, and gives them a basic intellectual framework to approach this ever-changing and emotional facet of life in this country.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 224 pages
  • 147.32 x 223.52 x 15.24mm | 249.47g
  • Pearson
  • United States
  • 2nd edition
  • 0130283150
  • 9780130283153

Table of contents

1. Understanding Race and Ethnicity.

2. Prejudice.

3. Discrimination.

4. Immigration and the United States.

5. Ethnicity and Religion.

6. The Nation as a Kaleidoscope.
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