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The Resource America becoming : racial trends and their consequences, Neil J. Smelser, William Julius Wilson, and Faith Mitchell, editors

America becoming : racial trends and their consequences, Neil J. Smelser, William Julius Wilson, and Faith Mitchell, editors

Label
America becoming : racial trends and their consequences
Title
America becoming
Title remainder
racial trends and their consequences
Statement of responsibility
Neil J. Smelser, William Julius Wilson, and Faith Mitchell, editors
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Government publication
federal national government publication
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • statistics
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1935-
  • 1952-
  • 1997
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Smelser, Neil J
  • Wilson, William J.
  • Mitchell, Faith
  • National Research Council (U.S.)
  • Research Conference on Racial Trends in the United States
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  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • Minorities
  • Minorities
Label
America becoming : racial trends and their consequences, Neil J. Smelser, William Julius Wilson, and Faith Mitchell, editors
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Papers based on the Research Conference on Racial Trends in the United States, held in June 1997
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Contents
v. 1. Introduction / Neil J. Smelser, William Julius Wilson, and Faith Mitchell -- An overview of trends in social and economic well-being, by race / Rebecca M. Blank -- An overview of racial and ethnic demographic trends / Gary D. Sandefur ... [et al.] -- Hispanics in a multicultural society: a new American dilemma? / Albert M. Camarillo and Frank Bonilla -- Trends among American Indians in the United States / Russell Thornton -- Political trends and electoral issues of the Asian Pacific American population / Don T. Nakanishi -- Contemporary immigration and the dynamics of race and ethnicity / Min Zhou -- The changing meaning of race / Michael A. Omi -- Racial attitudes and relations at the close of the twentieth century / Lawrence D. Bobo -- Racial trends and scapegoating: bringing in a comparative focus / Anthony W. Marx -- Affirmative action: legislative history, judicial interpretations, public consensus / Carol M. Swain -- Test-score trends along racial lines, 1971-1996: popular culture and community academic standards / Ronald F. Ferguson -- Residential segregation and neighborhood conditions in U.S. metropolitan areas / Douglas S. Massey -- Geography and opportunity / Manuel Pastor, Jr
Control code
44713119
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
2 v.
Isbn
9780309068406
Isbn Type
(v. 2 : pbk.)
Lccn
00010549
Other physical details
ill.
Label
America becoming : racial trends and their consequences, Neil J. Smelser, William Julius Wilson, and Faith Mitchell, editors
Publication
Note
Papers based on the Research Conference on Racial Trends in the United States, held in June 1997
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Contents
v. 1. Introduction / Neil J. Smelser, William Julius Wilson, and Faith Mitchell -- An overview of trends in social and economic well-being, by race / Rebecca M. Blank -- An overview of racial and ethnic demographic trends / Gary D. Sandefur ... [et al.] -- Hispanics in a multicultural society: a new American dilemma? / Albert M. Camarillo and Frank Bonilla -- Trends among American Indians in the United States / Russell Thornton -- Political trends and electoral issues of the Asian Pacific American population / Don T. Nakanishi -- Contemporary immigration and the dynamics of race and ethnicity / Min Zhou -- The changing meaning of race / Michael A. Omi -- Racial attitudes and relations at the close of the twentieth century / Lawrence D. Bobo -- Racial trends and scapegoating: bringing in a comparative focus / Anthony W. Marx -- Affirmative action: legislative history, judicial interpretations, public consensus / Carol M. Swain -- Test-score trends along racial lines, 1971-1996: popular culture and community academic standards / Ronald F. Ferguson -- Residential segregation and neighborhood conditions in U.S. metropolitan areas / Douglas S. Massey -- Geography and opportunity / Manuel Pastor, Jr
Control code
44713119
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
2 v.
Isbn
9780309068406
Isbn Type
(v. 2 : pbk.)
Lccn
00010549
Other physical details
ill.

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