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Ethnicity and race in the U.S.A. : toward the twenty-first century

Author: Richard D Alba
Publisher: London ; Boston : Routledge & K. Paul, 1985.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Conference publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Presents papers of the conference on Ethnicity and Race in the Last Quarter of the Twentieth Century. Contains fresh research on the contemporary situation of the full range of major ethnic and racial groups. Including chapters on blacks, American Indians, Hispanics, Asian Americans, and white ethnics, it provides much new data. Drawing on the first published results from the 1980 census, it gives a unified and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Conference papers and proceedings
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Material Type: Conference publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard D Alba
ISBN: 071020633X 9780710206336
OCLC Number: 11756037
Notes: Papers presented at the Conference on Ethnicity and Race in the Last Quarter of the Twentieth Century, held at the State University of New York at Albany, April 6-7, 1984.
Description: v, 186 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Three steps forward and two back? Recent changes in the socialand economic status of blacks / Reynolds Farley --
The political economy and political ethnicity of American Indian adaptations and identities / Robert Jarvenpa --
The structuring of Hispanic ethnicity : historical and contemporary perspectives / Candace Nelson and Marta Tienda --
The road to parity : determinants of the socioeconomic achievements of Asian Americans / Victor Nee and Jimy Sanders --
The structure of pluralism : 'We're all Italians around here, aren't we, Mrs. O'Brien?' / William L. Yancey, Eugene P. Erickson, and George H. Leon --
Jewishness in America : ascription and choice / Walter P. Zenner --
The twilght of ethnicity among Americans of European ancestry : the case of Italians / Richard D. Alba --
Unhyphenated whites in the United States / Stanley Lieberson.
Responsibility: edited by Richard D. Alba.

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Presents papers of the conference on Ethnicity and Race in the Last Quarter of the Twentieth Century. Contains fresh research on the contemporary situation of the full range of major ethnic and racial groups. Including chapters on blacks, American Indians, Hispanics, Asian Americans, and white ethnics, it provides much new data. Drawing on the first published results from the 1980 census, it gives a unified and comprehensive picture of both the dynamic and static elements in ethnic and race relations. It reveals the changing face of ethnicity and race in the U.S., and in particular outlines the tremendous changes now taking place among the white ethnics. ISBN 0-7102-0633-X: $24.95.

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