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Not just black and white

Not just black and white

historical and contemporary perspectives on immigration, race, and ethnicity in the United States

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Published by Russell Sage Foundation in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Immigrants -- United States,
  • Ethnicity -- United States,
  • United States -- Emigration and immigration,
  • United States -- Race relations,
  • United States -- Ethnic relations

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementNancy Foner and George M. Fredrickson, editors.
    ContributionsFoner, Nancy, 1945-, Fredrickson, George M., 1934-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJV6465 .N67 2004
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 390 p. :
    Number of Pages390
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15577332M
    ISBN 100871542595
    LC Control Number2003066830
    OCLC/WorldCa53369560

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    Not Just Black and White stricted on the basis of their race, ethnicity, class, gender, sexuality, moral standing, health, and political affiliation, among other factors. Some of these justifications for exclusion and restriction were more important during Author: Nancy Foner, George M. Fredrickson. entering the Critical Race community, the black identity position no longer exclusively frames CRT evaluative judgment. Yet, the black-white opposition remains vibrant, lacking the means of, and motives for, rec-onciliation. A slow progress towards reconciliation, however, may be : Anthony V. Alfieri.


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