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Race,Ethnicity, Gender and Class: The Sociology of Group Conflict and Change

Race,Ethnicity, Gender and Class: The Sociology of Group Conflict and Change - 5th edition

Race,Ethnicity, Gender and Class: The Sociology of Group Conflict and Change - 5th edition

ISBN13: 9781412958622

ISBN10: 1412958628

Race,Ethnicity, Gender and Class: The Sociology of Group Conflict and Change by Joseph F. Healey - ISBN 9781412958622
Edition: 5TH 09
Copyright: 2009
Publisher: Pine Forge Press
Published:
International: No
Race,Ethnicity, Gender and Class: The Sociology of Group Conflict and Change by Joseph F. Healey - ISBN 9781412958622

ISBN13: 9781412958622

ISBN10: 1412958628

Edition: 5TH 09

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Summary

For use as a basic text in courses on race and ethnic relations, minorities, or race, ethnicity and gender in sociology departments. Healey's text has perennially been one of the top-sellers in the field. The writing style and numerous features have resulted in an accessible and popular book for undergraduates.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

Chapter 1. DIVERSITY IN THE UNITED STATES: Questions and Concepts

Chapter 2. ASSIMILATION AND PLURALISM: From Immigrants to White Ethnics

Chapter 3. PREJUDICE AND DISCRIMINATION

Chapter 4. THE DEVELOPMENT OF DOMINANT-MINORITY GROUP RELATIONS IN PRE-INDUSTRIAL AMERICA: THE ORIGINS OF SLAVERY

Chapter 5. INDUSTRIALIZATION AND DOMINANT-MINORITY RELATIONS FROM SLAVERY TO SEGREGATION AND THE COMING OF POSTINDUSTRIAL SOCIETY

Chapter 6. AFRICAN AMERICANS: FROM SEGREGATION TO MODERN INSTITUTIONAL DISCRIMINATION AND MODERN RACISM

Chapter 7. AMERICAN INDIANS: FROM CONQUEST TO TRIBAL SURVIVAL IN A POSTINDUSTRIAL SOCIETY

Chapter 8. HISPANIC AMERICANS: COLONIZATION, IMMIGRATION, AND ETHNIC ENCLAVES

Chapter 9. ASIAN AMERICANS: "Model Minorities"?

Chapter 10. NEW AMERICANS, Assimilation, and Old Challenges

Chapter 11. MINORITY GROUPS AND U.S. SOCIETY: THEMES, PATTERNS, AND THE FUTURE