The Resource Beyond the color line : new perspectives on race and ethnicity in America, edited by Abigail Thernstrom and Stephan Thernstrom

Beyond the color line : new perspectives on race and ethnicity in America, edited by Abigail Thernstrom and Stephan Thernstrom

Label
Beyond the color line : new perspectives on race and ethnicity in America
Title
Beyond the color line
Title remainder
new perspectives on race and ethnicity in America
Statement of responsibility
edited by Abigail Thernstrom and Stephan Thernstrom
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Twenty-five essays covering a range of areas from religion and immigration to family structure and crime examine America's changing racial and ethnic scene. They clearly show that old civil rights strategies will not solve today's problems and offer a bold new civil rights agenda based on today's realities
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
305.8/00973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E184.A1
LC item number
B495 2002eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1936-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Thernstrom, Abigail M.
  • Thernstrom, Stephan
Series statement
Hoover Institution Press publication
Series volume
number 479
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • United States
  • Minorities
  • Minorities
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Ethnic relations
  • Minorities
  • Minorities
  • Race relations
  • United States
  • Nationale Minderheit
  • Ethnische Beziehungen
  • Soziale Situation
  • USA
  • Aufsatzsammlung
  • USA
Label
Beyond the color line : new perspectives on race and ethnicity in America, edited by Abigail Thernstrom and Stephan Thernstrom
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The demography of racial and ethnic groups / Stephan Thernstrom -- Immigration and group relations / Reed Ueda -- What Americans think about race and ethnicity / Everett C. Ladd -- Wrestling with stigma / Shelby Steele -- Residential segregation trends / William A.V. Clark -- African American marriage patterns / Douglas J. Besharov and Andrew West -- Crime / James Q. Wilson -- Health and medical care / Sally Satel -- Supporting black churches / John J. DiIulio Jr
  • Discrimination, economics, and culture / Thomas Sowell -- Half full or half empty? The changing economic status of African Americans, 1967-1996 / Finis Welch -- Discrimination in public contracting / George R. La Noue -- Desegregation and resegregation in the public schools / David J. Armor and Christine H. Rossell -- The racial gap in academic achievement / Abigail Thernstrom -- Schools that work for minority students / Clint Bolick -- Preferential admissions in higher education / Martin Trow -- Racial and ethnic classifications in American law / Eugene Volokh
  • Illusions of antidiscrimination law / Nelson Lund -- Race, ethnicity, and politics in American history / Michael Barone -- The politics of racial preferences / David Brady -- From protest to politics: still an issue for black leadership / Tamar Jacoby -- The new politics of Hispanic assimilation / Linda Chavez -- In defense of Indian rights / William J. Lawrence -- The battle for color-blind public policy / C. Robert Zelnick -- One nation, indivisible / Ward Connerly
Control code
864900596
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 438 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780817998783
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
6c9d7f19-095e-4149-9886-04b47154c070
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)864900596
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Beyond the color line : new perspectives on race and ethnicity in America, edited by Abigail Thernstrom and Stephan Thernstrom
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The demography of racial and ethnic groups / Stephan Thernstrom -- Immigration and group relations / Reed Ueda -- What Americans think about race and ethnicity / Everett C. Ladd -- Wrestling with stigma / Shelby Steele -- Residential segregation trends / William A.V. Clark -- African American marriage patterns / Douglas J. Besharov and Andrew West -- Crime / James Q. Wilson -- Health and medical care / Sally Satel -- Supporting black churches / John J. DiIulio Jr
  • Discrimination, economics, and culture / Thomas Sowell -- Half full or half empty? The changing economic status of African Americans, 1967-1996 / Finis Welch -- Discrimination in public contracting / George R. La Noue -- Desegregation and resegregation in the public schools / David J. Armor and Christine H. Rossell -- The racial gap in academic achievement / Abigail Thernstrom -- Schools that work for minority students / Clint Bolick -- Preferential admissions in higher education / Martin Trow -- Racial and ethnic classifications in American law / Eugene Volokh
  • Illusions of antidiscrimination law / Nelson Lund -- Race, ethnicity, and politics in American history / Michael Barone -- The politics of racial preferences / David Brady -- From protest to politics: still an issue for black leadership / Tamar Jacoby -- The new politics of Hispanic assimilation / Linda Chavez -- In defense of Indian rights / William J. Lawrence -- The battle for color-blind public policy / C. Robert Zelnick -- One nation, indivisible / Ward Connerly
Control code
864900596
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 438 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780817998783
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
6c9d7f19-095e-4149-9886-04b47154c070
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)864900596
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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