Books in category Social Science – Minority Studies

  • Lifestyle and Social Structure

    Lifestyle and Social Structure
    Michael E. Sobel

    The book begins by constructing a meaningful concept of lifestyle in order to understand and model this relationship.

  • Impacts of Racism on White Americans

    Impacts of Racism on White Americans
    Benjamin Bowser, Raymond G. Hunt

    A collection of papers presented on white racial attitudes, covering such topics as the political economy of white racism, and the potential problems of diversity

  • The Pursuit of Division

    The Pursuit of Division
    Martin Loney

    In The Pursuit of Division he provides a provocative critique of recent government policies with respect to race, gender, and preferential hiring, exposing the suspect methods of so-called progressive thinkers in their pursuit of the …

  • From Colonia to Community

    From Colonia to Community
    Virginia Sánchez Korrol

    First published in 1983, this book remains the only full-length study documenting the historical development of the Puerto Rican community in the United States.

  • Conceptualizing Racism

    Conceptualizing Racism
    Noel A. Cazenave

    Conceptualizing Racism is a provocative book that confronts the language we use to discuss and understand racism.

  • American Babylon

    American Babylon
    Robert O. Self

    American Babylon tells this story through Oakland and its nearby suburbs, tracing both the history of civil rights and black power politics as well as the history of suburbanization and home-owner politics.

  • Intercultural Education in the European Context

    Intercultural Education in the European Context
    Dr Marco Catarci, Prof Dr Massimiliano Fiorucci

    This book offers a comparative analysis of the intercultural theories and practices developed in the European context.

  • A Different Mirror for Young People

    A Different Mirror for Young People
    Ronald Takaki

    Now Rebecca Stefoff, who adapted Howard Zinn's best-selling A People's History of the United States for younger readers, turns the updated 2008 edition of Takaki's multicultural masterwork into A Different Mirror for Young People.

  • Passing for White

    Passing for White
    James M. O’Toole

    A fascinating account of a mixed-race family living in nineteenth-century America introduces readers to the complexities of life lived on the racial dividing line a century ago.

  • Afghanistan s Endless War

    Afghanistan’s Endless War
    Larry P. Goodson

    Going beyond the stereotypes of Kalashnikov-wielding Afghan mujahideen and black-turbaned Taliban fundamentalists, Larry Goodson explains in this concise analysis of the Afghan war what has really been happening in Afghanistan in the last …

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