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The Resource Multiculturalism in the United States : current issues, contemporary voices, Peter Kivisto, Georganne Rundblad, editors

Multiculturalism in the United States : current issues, contemporary voices, Peter Kivisto, Georganne Rundblad, editors

Label
Multiculturalism in the United States : current issues, contemporary voices
Title
Multiculturalism in the United States
Title remainder
current issues, contemporary voices
Statement of responsibility
Peter Kivisto, Georganne Rundblad, editors
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This reader focuses on the extremely current, important topic of racial and ethnic experiences in the United States today. Most of the essays were commissioned especially for this reader and have been prepared by some of the brightest voices in this cutting edge field. Instructors in search of a current, comprehensive multicultural reader will find this a valuable student resource whether it is the sole focus of their course or to be integrated into another content area
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
305.8/00973
Index
index present
LC call number
E184.A1
LC item number
M854 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kivisto, Peter
  • Rundblad, Georganne
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  • Cultural pluralism
  • Multiculturalism
  • Minorities
  • United States
  • United States
Label
Multiculturalism in the United States : current issues, contemporary voices, Peter Kivisto, Georganne Rundblad, editors
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Multicultural America in the post-civil rights era / Peter Kivisto and Georganne Rundblad -- Changes in white racial attitudes / Gerald David Jaynes and Robin M. Williams, Jr. -- Racism today: continuity and change in the post-civil rights era / Howard Winant -- The new face of race: the metamorphosis of racism in the post-civil rights era United States / Amy E. Ansell -- White racism: a case study from the heartland / Joe R. Feagin and Hernań Vera -- Mongrel monstrosities / Abby L. Ferber -- Caught in the middle: Korean-African American conflicts / Pyong Gap Min -- Urban rioting in Los Angeles: a comparison of 1965 with 1992 / David O. Sears -- Black identity in the United States / F. James Davis -- The politics of ethnic authenticity: building native American identities and communities / Joane Nagel -- Race pride, Mexican Americans, and the Alamo / Joseph T. Rhea -- Narratives of race and culture in transnational adoption / Sara K. Dorow -- Television and the politics of racial representation / Justin Lewis and Sut Jhally -- Race, power, and representation in contemporary American sport / Charles Fruehling Springwood and C. Richard King -- Zydeco music and race relations in French Louisiana / Rocky L. Sexton -- Rich and poor African Americans / Jennifer L. Hochschild -- The racial income gap: how much is due to bias? / Andrew Hacker -- When work disappears: societal changes and vulnerable neighborhoods / William Julius Wilson -- Documenting America: racism, realism, and Hoop Dreams / Cheryl L. Cole and Samantha King -- Black mobility in white corporations: up the corporate ladder but out on a limb / Sharon M. Collins -- The black church and the twenty-first century / C. Eric Lincoln and Lawrence H. Mamiya -- The origins and politics of affirmative action / John David Skrentny -- Affirmative action and liberal capitulation / Stephen Steinberg -- Residential segregation and federal housing policy: a comparative analysis of Section 235 and Section 8 / Kevin Fox Gotham -- Should immigrants assimilate? / Alejandro Portes and Min Zhou -- Who gets the "Lousy" jobs? / Roger Waldinger -- Immigrant life on the margins: descent into disappointment / Sarah J. Mahler -- Barrios in transition / Joan Moore and James Diego Vigil -- The first suburban Chinatown: the remaking of Monterey Park, California / Timothy P. Fong -- "Destroying a marriage to save a family": shifting Filipino American gender relations / Orlando P. Tizon -- Stanislaus can't polka: new Polish immigrants in established Polish American communities / Mary Patrice Erdmans -- Israeli Americans / Steven J. Gold -- Social citizenship for whom? Young Turks in Germany and Mexican Americans in the United States / Thomas Faist -- We are all multiculturalists now / Nathan Glazer -- Benign multiculturalism / Alan Wolfe -- Ecumenical America: global culture and the American cosmos / Orlando Patterson -- Multiculturalism: battleground or meeting ground? / Ronald Takaki
Control code
43311646
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xlvi, 517 p.
Isbn
9780761986485
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
00008016
Label
Multiculturalism in the United States : current issues, contemporary voices, Peter Kivisto, Georganne Rundblad, editors
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Multicultural America in the post-civil rights era / Peter Kivisto and Georganne Rundblad -- Changes in white racial attitudes / Gerald David Jaynes and Robin M. Williams, Jr. -- Racism today: continuity and change in the post-civil rights era / Howard Winant -- The new face of race: the metamorphosis of racism in the post-civil rights era United States / Amy E. Ansell -- White racism: a case study from the heartland / Joe R. Feagin and Hernań Vera -- Mongrel monstrosities / Abby L. Ferber -- Caught in the middle: Korean-African American conflicts / Pyong Gap Min -- Urban rioting in Los Angeles: a comparison of 1965 with 1992 / David O. Sears -- Black identity in the United States / F. James Davis -- The politics of ethnic authenticity: building native American identities and communities / Joane Nagel -- Race pride, Mexican Americans, and the Alamo / Joseph T. Rhea -- Narratives of race and culture in transnational adoption / Sara K. Dorow -- Television and the politics of racial representation / Justin Lewis and Sut Jhally -- Race, power, and representation in contemporary American sport / Charles Fruehling Springwood and C. Richard King -- Zydeco music and race relations in French Louisiana / Rocky L. Sexton -- Rich and poor African Americans / Jennifer L. Hochschild -- The racial income gap: how much is due to bias? / Andrew Hacker -- When work disappears: societal changes and vulnerable neighborhoods / William Julius Wilson -- Documenting America: racism, realism, and Hoop Dreams / Cheryl L. Cole and Samantha King -- Black mobility in white corporations: up the corporate ladder but out on a limb / Sharon M. Collins -- The black church and the twenty-first century / C. Eric Lincoln and Lawrence H. Mamiya -- The origins and politics of affirmative action / John David Skrentny -- Affirmative action and liberal capitulation / Stephen Steinberg -- Residential segregation and federal housing policy: a comparative analysis of Section 235 and Section 8 / Kevin Fox Gotham -- Should immigrants assimilate? / Alejandro Portes and Min Zhou -- Who gets the "Lousy" jobs? / Roger Waldinger -- Immigrant life on the margins: descent into disappointment / Sarah J. Mahler -- Barrios in transition / Joan Moore and James Diego Vigil -- The first suburban Chinatown: the remaking of Monterey Park, California / Timothy P. Fong -- "Destroying a marriage to save a family": shifting Filipino American gender relations / Orlando P. Tizon -- Stanislaus can't polka: new Polish immigrants in established Polish American communities / Mary Patrice Erdmans -- Israeli Americans / Steven J. Gold -- Social citizenship for whom? Young Turks in Germany and Mexican Americans in the United States / Thomas Faist -- We are all multiculturalists now / Nathan Glazer -- Benign multiculturalism / Alan Wolfe -- Ecumenical America: global culture and the American cosmos / Orlando Patterson -- Multiculturalism: battleground or meeting ground? / Ronald Takaki
Control code
43311646
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xlvi, 517 p.
Isbn
9780761986485
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
00008016

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