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The Resource Race and Human Rights

Race and Human Rights

Label
Race and Human Rights
Title
Race and Human Rights
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The terrorist attacks against U.S. targets on September 11, 2001, and the subsequent wars in Afghanistan and Iraq, sparked an intense debate about ""human rights."" According to contributors to this provocative book, the discussion of human rights to date has been far too narrow. They argue that any conversation about human rights in the United States must include equal rights for all residents. Essays examine the historical and intellectual context for the modern debate about human rights, the racial implications of the war on terrorism, the intersection of r
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Stokes, Curtis
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • War on Terrorism (2001-2009)
  • Racism
  • Human rights
  • Discrimination
  • War on Terrorism, 2001-2009
  • Minorities
  • United States
  • United States
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • Discrimination
  • Human rights
  • Minorities
  • Politics and government
  • Race relations
  • Racism
  • United States
Label
Race and Human Rights
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
REFERENCES9-Human Rights, Affirmative Action, and Development: An Agenda for Latin ... ; UNIVERSAL HUMAN RIGHTS AND NATION-STATE BUILDING; MINORITY AGENCY, NATIONALISM, AND INCLUSIVE DEVELOPMENT; AFFIRMATIVE ACTION IN HIGHER EDUCATION AND DEVELOPMENT IN LAC; CONCLUSION; NOTES; REFERENCES; 10-The Whitewashing of Affirmative Action; NOTES; For Further Reading; About the Editor and Contributors
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Table of Contents; Title Page; Copyright Page; Dedication; Acknowledgements; Preface; Introduction; PART 1 -- Racial Implications of the War on Terrorism; 1 -- Enhancing Whose Security? People of Color and the Post-September 11 ... ; WHO IS AN AMERICAN?; MAINTAINING SOCIAL CONTROL THROUGH LAW ENFORCEMENT; DISSENT AS UN-AMERICAN; THE WAR ON TERROR; WHO-OR WHAT-IS SECURED BY EXPANDED POLICE POWERS?; NOTES; 2 -- The Pinkerton Detective Agency: Prefiguring the FBI; THE BEGINNINGS; THE WAR AGAINST ORGANIZED LABOR; THE MODERN AGENCY; PINKERTON INFLUENCES ON THE FBI; NOTES
  • 3 -- Between Hegemony and Empire: Africa and the U.S. Global War against TerrorismSITTING ON TOP OF THE WORLD; AFRICA AND U.S. FOREIGN POLICY BEFORE 9/11; AFRICA AND THE U.S. WAR AGAINST TERRORISM; NOTES; PART 2 -- Immigration and Race; 4 -- Latino Growth and Latino Exploitation: More Than a Passing Acquaintance; BACKGROUND; BECOMING NUMBER ONE; MEAT PROCESSING AND LATINO GROWTH; NUMBER ONE IN EXPLOITATION; CONCLUSION; NOTES; REFERENCES; 5 -- Race, Immigration, and the Limits of Citizenship; THE HISPANIC PANIC; CITIZENSHIP AND THE LIMITS OF AMERICAN DEMOCRACY; ALL BUT IN NAME; A CODA; NOTES
  • 6 -- African Americans and Immigration: The Economic, Political, and Strategic ImplicationsA PERSONAL NOTE; ECONOMIC IMPACT; POLITICAL CONSEQUENCES; RAINBOW COALITION?; STRATEGY; NOTES; REFERENCES; PART 3 -- Affirmative Action as a Human Rights Tool; 7 -- Historicizing Affirmative Action and the Landmark 2003 University of ... ; NOTES; 8 -- A New Coalition: Reaching the Religious Right to Deal with Racial Justice; WHO ARE THE RELIGIOUS RIGHT?; A BRIEF HISTORY OF THE RELIGIOUS RIGHT; REACHING THE RELIGIOUS RIGHT; POLITICAL LIMITATIONS; THE GREEN MOVEMENT; WHAT NEEDS TO BE DONE?; CONCLUSION; NOTES
Control code
ocn886110050
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (340 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780870139581
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt13x57q2
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)886110050
Label
Race and Human Rights
Publication
Bibliography note
REFERENCES9-Human Rights, Affirmative Action, and Development: An Agenda for Latin ... ; UNIVERSAL HUMAN RIGHTS AND NATION-STATE BUILDING; MINORITY AGENCY, NATIONALISM, AND INCLUSIVE DEVELOPMENT; AFFIRMATIVE ACTION IN HIGHER EDUCATION AND DEVELOPMENT IN LAC; CONCLUSION; NOTES; REFERENCES; 10-The Whitewashing of Affirmative Action; NOTES; For Further Reading; About the Editor and Contributors
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Table of Contents; Title Page; Copyright Page; Dedication; Acknowledgements; Preface; Introduction; PART 1 -- Racial Implications of the War on Terrorism; 1 -- Enhancing Whose Security? People of Color and the Post-September 11 ... ; WHO IS AN AMERICAN?; MAINTAINING SOCIAL CONTROL THROUGH LAW ENFORCEMENT; DISSENT AS UN-AMERICAN; THE WAR ON TERROR; WHO-OR WHAT-IS SECURED BY EXPANDED POLICE POWERS?; NOTES; 2 -- The Pinkerton Detective Agency: Prefiguring the FBI; THE BEGINNINGS; THE WAR AGAINST ORGANIZED LABOR; THE MODERN AGENCY; PINKERTON INFLUENCES ON THE FBI; NOTES
  • 3 -- Between Hegemony and Empire: Africa and the U.S. Global War against TerrorismSITTING ON TOP OF THE WORLD; AFRICA AND U.S. FOREIGN POLICY BEFORE 9/11; AFRICA AND THE U.S. WAR AGAINST TERRORISM; NOTES; PART 2 -- Immigration and Race; 4 -- Latino Growth and Latino Exploitation: More Than a Passing Acquaintance; BACKGROUND; BECOMING NUMBER ONE; MEAT PROCESSING AND LATINO GROWTH; NUMBER ONE IN EXPLOITATION; CONCLUSION; NOTES; REFERENCES; 5 -- Race, Immigration, and the Limits of Citizenship; THE HISPANIC PANIC; CITIZENSHIP AND THE LIMITS OF AMERICAN DEMOCRACY; ALL BUT IN NAME; A CODA; NOTES
  • 6 -- African Americans and Immigration: The Economic, Political, and Strategic ImplicationsA PERSONAL NOTE; ECONOMIC IMPACT; POLITICAL CONSEQUENCES; RAINBOW COALITION?; STRATEGY; NOTES; REFERENCES; PART 3 -- Affirmative Action as a Human Rights Tool; 7 -- Historicizing Affirmative Action and the Landmark 2003 University of ... ; NOTES; 8 -- A New Coalition: Reaching the Religious Right to Deal with Racial Justice; WHO ARE THE RELIGIOUS RIGHT?; A BRIEF HISTORY OF THE RELIGIOUS RIGHT; REACHING THE RELIGIOUS RIGHT; POLITICAL LIMITATIONS; THE GREEN MOVEMENT; WHAT NEEDS TO BE DONE?; CONCLUSION; NOTES
Control code
ocn886110050
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (340 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780870139581
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt13x57q2
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)886110050

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