Diversity and society : race, ethnicity, and gender / Joseph F. Healey.
By: Healey, Joseph FCall number: 305.800973 H434D 2014 Material type: BookPublisher: Los Angeles, Calif. : Sage, c2014. Edition: 4th ed.Description: xviii, 506 p. : ill., maps.ISBN: 9781412992459 (pbk.).Subject(s): Minorities -- United States | Ethnicity -- United States | Racism -- United States | Group identity -- United States | Social conflict -- United States | United States -- Race relations | United States -- Ethnic relations | United States -- Social conditions
Diversity in the United States: questions and concepts -- Assimilation and pluralism: from immigrants to white ethnics -- The development of dominant-minority group relations in preindustrial America: the origins of slavery -- Industrialization and dominant-minority relations: from slavery to segregation and the coming of postindustrial society -- Africans Americans: from segregation to modern institutional discrimination and modern racism -- American Indians: from conquest to tribal survival in a postindustrial society -- Hispanic Americans: colonization, immigration, and ethnic enclaves -- Asian Americans: “model minorities”? -- New Americans, assimilation, and old challenges -- Minority groups and U.S. society: themes, patterns, and the future.