The Resource The Paradoxes of Integration : Race, Neighborhood, and Civic Life in Multiethnic America, (electronic resource)

The Paradoxes of Integration : Race, Neighborhood, and Civic Life in Multiethnic America, (electronic resource)

Label
The Paradoxes of Integration : Race, Neighborhood, and Civic Life in Multiethnic America
Title
The Paradoxes of Integration
Title remainder
Race, Neighborhood, and Civic Life in Multiethnic America
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The United States is rapidly changing from a country monochromatically divided between black and white into a multiethnic society. The Paradoxes of Integration helps us to understand America's racial future by revealing the complex relationships among integration, racial attitudes, and neighborhood life.J. Eric Oliver demonstrates that the effects of integration differ tremendously, depending on which geographical level one is examining. Living among people of other races in a larger metropolitan area corresponds with greater racial intolerance, particularly for America's white majority. But w
Cataloging source
QSL
Dewey number
  • 305.800973
  • 305.800973
LC call number
  • E184.A1O43 2010
  • E184.A1O43 2010
Label
The Paradoxes of Integration : Race, Neighborhood, and Civic Life in Multiethnic America, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Index
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  • net
Contents
Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction: Place and the Future of American Race Relations; Chapter 1. Why Place Is So Important for Race; Chapter 2. Racial Attitudes among Whites, Blacks, Latinos, and Asian Americans; Chapter 3. Neighborhood- and Metropolitan-Level Differences in Racial Attitudes; Chapter 4. Geographic Self-Sorting and Racial Attitudes; Chapter 5. Interracial Civic and Social Contact in Multiethnic America; Chapter 6. The Civic and Social Paradoxes of Neighborhood Racial Integration; Chapter 7. On Segregation and Multiculturalism; Appendix A: Data Sources; Notes; References
Control code
000048793648
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (209 p.)
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780226626642
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.b3205399x
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)635292321
  • ebsco0226626644

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