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Diversity explosion : how new racial demographics are remaking America

Author: William H Frey
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : Brookings Institution Press, [©2015]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"At its optimistic best, America has embraced its identity as the world's melting pot. Today it is on the cusp of becoming a country with no racial majority, and new minorities are poised to exert a profound impact on U.S. society, economy, and politics. Through a compelling narrative and eye-catching charts and maps, eminent demographer William H. Frey interprets and expounds on the dramatic growth of minority  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Statistics
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William H Frey
ISBN: 9780815723981 0815723989 9780815726494 081572649X
OCLC Number: 794708166
Awards: Commended for IndieFab awards (Social Science) 2014
Description: x, 301 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Contents: A pivotal period for race in America ; Old versus young : the cultural generation gap ; America's new racial map ; Hispanics fan out : who goes where? ; Asians in America : the newest minority surge ; The great migration of Blacks, in reverse ; White population shifts: a zero-sum game ; Melting pot cities and suburbs ; Neighborhood segregation : toward a new racial paradigm ; Multiracial marriages and multiracial America ; Race and politics : expanding the battleground ; America on the cusp.
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Major racial and ethnic changes are sweeping the United States, monumental shifts that will leave deep footprints for years. In Diversity Explosion, eminent demographer William Frey combines  Read more...

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Few people understand the impact of the sweeping racial and ethnic changes in the United States more than William Frey. Frey, a senior fellow and demographer at the Metropolitan Policy Institute of Read more...

 
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