Racial and Ethnic Groups

Racial and Ethnic Groups : Census 2000 Update

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For courses in Race and Ethnic Relations.This comprehensive text for the race and ethnic course has been updated to reflect the latest Census 2000 data. As the leading book in the market, it introduces the concepts of racism before taking a group-by-group approach. This edition has been enhanced by the inclusion of a CD-ROM containing the latest Census 2000 information.show more

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  • Hardback | 554 pages
  • 192 x 239.3 x 26.7mm | 1,156.67g
  • Pearson Education (US)
  • Pearson
  • United States
  • English
  • 8th edition
  • 013097854X
  • 9780130978547

Table of contents

I. PERSPECTIVES ON RACIAL AND ETHNIC GROUPS. 1. Understanding Race and Ethnicity. 2. Prejudice. 3. Discrimination. II. ETHNIC AND RELIGIOUS SOURCES OF CONFLICT. 4. Immigration and the U.S. 5. Ethnicity and Religion. III. MAJOR RACIAL AND ETHNIC MINORITY GROUPS IN THE U.S. 6. The Native Americans. 7. The Making of African Americans in a White America. 8. African Americans Today. 9. Hispanic Americans. 10. Mexican Americans and Puerto Ricans. 11. Asian Americans: Growth and Diversity. 12. Chinese Americans and Japanese Americans. 13. Jewish Americans: Quest to Maintain Identity. IV. OTHER PATTERNS OF DOMINANCE. 14. Women: The Oppressed Majority. 15. Beyond the U.S.: The Comparative Perspective. 16. Overcoming Exclusion.show more

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