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Racial and ethnic groups

Author: Richard T Schaefer
Publisher: Boston : Pearson, [2015]
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Fourteenth editionView all editions and formats
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"Understanding race and ethnic relations is essential to understanding the United States -- where we've been as well as where we're going. Throughout the fourteenth edition of Racial and Ethnic Groups, author Richard T. Schaefer helps students view race and ethnic relations in a socio-historical context, so they can understand the past and best shape the future. The text's student-friendly framework is packed with  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard T Schaefer
ISBN: 9780133770995 0133770990
OCLC Number: 861554701
Description: xxviii, 421 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), color maps ; 29 cm
Contents: Exploring race and ethnicity --
Prejudice --
Discrimination --
Immigration --
Ethnicity and religion --
Native Americans : the first Americans --
African Americans --
African Americans today --
Latinos : the largest minority --
Mexican Americans and Puerto Ricans --
Muslim and Arab Americans : diverse minorities --
Asian Americans : growth and diversity --
Chinese Americans and Japanese Americans --
Jewish Americans : quest to maintain identity --
Women : the oppressed majority --
Beyond the United States : the comparative perspective --
Overcoming exclusion.
Responsibility: Richard T. Schaefer, DePaul University.

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"Understanding race and ethnic relations is essential to understanding the United States -- where we've been as well as where we're going. Throughout the fourteenth edition of Racial and Ethnic Groups, author Richard T. Schaefer helps students view race and ethnic relations in a socio-historical context, so they can understand the past and best shape the future. The text's student-friendly framework is packed with engaging first-person accounts that illuminate the changing dynamics of the U.S. population, and reveal the stories behind these changes. Incorporating the latest statistics and data, Racial and Ethnic Groups enables educators to stay current in this ever-changing area of study" -- From the publisher.

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