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|Named Person:||Daniel P Moynihan|
|Material Type:||Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Book, Internet Resource|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Douglas S Massey; Robert J Sampson; Phyllis C Kaniss; American Academy of Political and Social Science.
|ISBN:||9781412974028 9781412974011 1412974011 141297402X|
"The articles in this volume are based on presentations given at a conference held at Harvard University in September 2007, sponsored by the American Academy of Political and Social Science; the Department of Sociology, Harvard University, and the W.E.B Du Bois Institute for African and African American Research, Harvard University"--P. 6.
|Description:||326 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.|
|Contents:||Introduction : Moynihan redux : legacies and lessons / Douglas S. Massey and Robert J. Sampson --
Foreword : Pat Moynihan thinks about families / James Q. Wilson --
Foreword : The Moynihan Report and research on the Black community / William Julius Wilson --
The labor market and young black men : updating Moynihan's perspective / Harry J. Holzer --
Bayesian bigot? Statistical discrimination, stereotypes, and employer decision making / Devah Pager and Diana Karafin --
If Moynihan had only known : race, class, and family change in the late twentieth century / Frank F. Furstenberg --
Fragile families and the reproduction of poverty / Sara McLanahan --
Romantic unions in an era of uncertainty : a post-Moynihan perspective on African American women and marriage / Linda M. Burton and M. Belinda Tucker --
Claiming fatherhood : race and the dynamics of paternal involvement among unmarried men / Kathryn Edin, Laura Tach, and Ronald Mincy --
Welfare reform in the mid-2000s : how African American and Hispanic families in three cities are faring / Andrew Cherlin ... [et al.] --
The new U.S. immigrants : how do they affect our understanding of the African American experience? / Frank D. Bean ... [et al.] --
The Black family and mass incarceration / Bruce Western and Christopher Wildeman --
Race in the American mind : from the Moynihan Report to the Obama candidacy / Lawrence D. Bobo and Camille Z. Charles --
Racial stratification and the durable tangle of neighborhood inequality / Robert J. Sampson --
Moynihan was right : now what? / Ron Haskins --
Quick read synopsis.
|Series Title:||Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science, v. 621.|
|Responsibility:||special editors of this volume, Douglas S. Massey [and] Robert J. Sampson ; Phyllis Kaniss, executive editor.|
- Moynihan, Daniel P. -- (Daniel Patrick), -- 1927-2003 -- Views on African American families.
- African American families -- Social aspects.
- African American families -- Economic aspects.
- African Americans -- Employment.
- Racism -- Social aspects -- United States.
- Racism -- Economic aspects -- United States.