Uneven roads : an introduction to U.S. racial and ethnic politics (Book, 2019) [Alabama State University Library]
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Uneven roads : an introduction to U.S. racial and ethnic politics

Author: Todd Cameron Shaw; Louis DeSipio; Dianne M Pinderhughes; Toni-Michelle Travis
Publisher: Thousand Oaks, California : CQ Press, [2019]
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Second editionView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Todd Cameron Shaw; Louis DeSipio; Dianne M Pinderhughes; Toni-Michelle Travis
ISBN: 9781506371764 1506371760
OCLC Number: 1007497336
Description: xxiii, 488 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction: Race as an uneven road --
Historical foundations --
Native Americans: the road from majority to minority, 1500s-1970s --
The African American political journey, 1500s-1965 --
The road toward contemporary Latino politics, 1500s-1970s --
Different and common Asian American roads, 1800s-1960s --
Whiteness and the shifting roads of immigrant America, 1780s-1960s --
Policy and social issues --
Voting rights in American life --
Group identity, ideology, and activism --
Political behavior and representation: minorities' growing voice --
Education and criminal justice policies: opportunity and alienation --
Immigration policy: the road to settlement and citizenship --
Diasporic politics and foreign affairs --
Beyond race: intersections of race, gender, class, and sexual orientation --
References.
Responsibility: Todd Shaw, University of South Carolina, Louis DeSipio, University of California, Irvine, Dianne Pinderhughes, University of Notre Dame, Toni-Michelle C. Travis, George Mason University.
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"Uneven Roads gives a sincere, unromantic and yet nonjudgmental account of how legal and political institutions were established in ways that impacted the civil and legal status of millions of Read more...

 
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