Race, Ethnicity, and the American Urban Mainstream

ISBN-10: 0205386245

ISBN-13: 9780205386246

Edition: 2005

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List price: $143.20
Copyright year: 2005
Publisher: Allyn & Bacon, Incorporated
Publication date: 10/13/2004
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 256
Size: 7.00" wide x 9.00" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.836
Language: English

Each chapter ends with a conclusion
Introduction: The Study of American Race and Ethnicity
The History and Biography Framework
The American Racist Tradition
The Sociological Perspective
Oakland's Laurel District and Its Mixed Blessings
Systemic Equality?: Divergent Sociological Thought in Analyzing Urban Racial and Ethnic Groups
Out of Chicago: Structural-Functional Analysis of Race and Ethnicity in the Urban Context
Conflict Theory's View of Race and Ethnicity in the Urban American Context
The Racialist Social System in Modern American Society
Contrasting Perceptions of Men and Jobs
An Ambivalent Balance: Welcomed Workers Versus Stigmatized Settlers
Colonial Period: Up to 1790
Preindustrial/Commercial Period: 1790-1860
The Famine Irishs Reception in American Cities
Early Industrial Period: 1860-1925
The Advanced Industrial Period: 1925-1970
Postindustrial Period: 1970 to the Present
Chicago's Black Ghettos at the Onset of the Postindustrial Period
Starting From Home: Residential Location
Five Urbanized Housing Patterns
Japanese Americans Forced Relocation
Five Urbanized Housing Patterns (Continued)
Locating a Home: Perils of the Process
Santa Paula: A Sense of Social Apartness
Employment Legacies: The Urban Job World
Ethnic Succession and the Context of Job Access
The Koreatown That Never Was
Down the Racialized Pipeline
Women of Color as Family Heads in the Welfare to Work Program
When Pranks Become Harassment: The Case of African American Fire Fighters
Exclusion or Inclusion? Access to the Hall of Urban Power
Urban Political Realities Across Time
Power to the People?
Detroit During the Dennis Archer Watch
Power to the People? (Continued)
Race, Ethnicity, and Socialization to Community Life
Growing Up in American Communities
The First Four Years
Contemporary Struggles
Race, Ethnicity, and Socialization to American Urban Families and Education
Era up to 1925
Era from 1925 to the Present
Ghosts in the Classroom
New Beginnings: A Successful Experiment
Ghosts in the Classroom (Continued)
The Canadi
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