ISBN13:978-0205842339 ISBN10: 020584233X This edition has also been released as: ISBN13: 978-0205001354 ISBN10: 0205001351
Summary: Helping readers understand the Changing Dynamics of the U.S. Population
Schaefer places current and ethnic relations in a socio- historical context to help readers understand the past and shape the future. The best-selling Race & Ethnic Relations text is grounded in a socio-historical perspective with engaging stories and first person accounts. Race and Ethnic Groups helps students understand the changing dynamics of the U.S. population by exam...show moreining our history, exploring our current situation, and discussing concerns for the future.
This text provides an accessible, comprehensive, and up-to-date introduction to the present issues that confront racial and ethnic groups in the U.S. and around the world. It incorporates the most current statistics and data in the marketplace including the most recent census. Teaching & Learning Experience
Personalize Learning - The new MySocLab delivers proven results in helping students succeed, provides engaging experiences that personalize learning, and comes from a trusted partner with educational expertise and a deep commitment to helping students and instructors achieve their goals.
Improve Critical Thinking - Robust end-of-chapter materials provide students with chapter summary and study materials that help them develop critical thinking skills.
Engage Students - Every chapter contains first-hand commentaries that demonstrate the diversity of various groups.
Explore Research - Research intertwined with information on current events and demographics provide a modern view of our society.
Understand Diversity - Detailed coverage of multiple racial, ethnic, and other minority groups provide students with an extensive view of diverse relations.
Support Instructors - Strong supplements package with author- reviewed act ...show less
Edition/Copyright:13TH 12 Cover: Hardback Publisher:Pearson Published: 12/05/2011 International: No
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Table of Contents Preface Pt. 1 Perspectives on Racial and Ethnic Groups Ch. 1 Understanding Race and Ethnicity 1 Ch. 2 Prejudice 34 Ch. 3 Discrimination 65 Pt. 2 Ethnic and Religious Sources of Conflict Ch. 4 Immigration and the United States 94 Ch. 5 Ethnicity and Religion 119 Pt. 3 Major Racial and Ethnic Minority Groups in the United States Ch. 6 The First Native Americans 149 Ch. 7 The Making of African Americans in a White America 181 Ch. 8 African Americans Today 211 Ch. 9 Hispanic Americans 242 Ch. 10 Mexican Americans and Puerto Ricans 267 Ch. 11 Asian Americans: Growth and Diversity 293 Ch. 12 Chinese Americans and Japanese Americans 322 Ch. 13 Jewish Americans: Quest to Maintain Identity 346 Pt. 4 Other Patterns of Dominance Ch. 14 Women: The Oppressed Majority 376 Ch. 15 Beyond the United States: The Comparative Perspective 405 Ch. 16 Overcoming Exclusion 434 Internet Resource Directory 459 Glossary 463 References 471 Credits 529 Index 533
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