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Interracial America, Noah Berlatsky, book editor

Label
Interracial America
Title
Interracial America
Statement of responsibility
Noah Berlatsky, book editor
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Presents essays with opposing viewpoints on issues associated with interracial dating, marriage, and legal issues
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
305.800973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E184.A1
LC item number
I585 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Berlatsky, Noah
Series statement
Opposing viewpoints
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Minorities
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
Label
Interracial America, Noah Berlatsky, book editor
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Ch. 1. How does society view interracial relationships? Interracial marriage is increasingly common / Husna Haq -- Interracial couples are still seen as deviant / Erica Chito Childs -- Black women should not oppose interracial dating / Danielle Belton -- Black women are too often singled out as the ones who oppose interracial dating / Nadra Kareem -- Children of interracial parents benefit / Simon Cheng and Brian Powell -- Children of interracial parents face special difficulties / Frank A. Jones -- Transracial adoption is both a blessing and a curse for adoptees / John Raible -- Ch. 2. What impact does immigration have on interracial America? Hispanic immigrants are an unprecedented danger to American values / Jason Richwine -- Hispanic immigration is neither unprecedented nor a danger / Douglas S. Massey -- Muslim immigrants to America should integrate and assimilate / Souheil Ghannouchi -- America is strong because of diversity, not assimilation / The Sentinel -- Hispanic immigration causes African American job losses / Cord Jefferson -- African Americans and Hispanics are united for immigration reform / Faith in Public Life -- Ch. 3. What policies promote opportunities for people of all races? Affirmative action in law school admissions hurts minorities / Peter Kirsanow -- Legacy preferences in college admissions hurt minorities / Laura Stampler -- Bilingual education is necessary / María Estela Brisk -- Bilingual education is ineffective / Christine Rossell -- Ch. 4. Is America becoming a post-racial society? Barack Obama's campaign showed he can transcend race / Scott Helman -- Barack Obama's campaign did not transcend race / Jonah Goldberg -- Demographic change is creating a post-racial society / Hua Hsu -- Despite demographic change, race and racism remain important / Thea Lim ... [et al.] -- Asians and Latinos may come to be perceived as white / Charles A. Gallagher
Control code
ocm707965609
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
224 pages
Isbn
9780737757286
Lccn
2011017994
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)707965609
  • (Sirsi) a1135288
Label
Interracial America, Noah Berlatsky, book editor
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Ch. 1. How does society view interracial relationships? Interracial marriage is increasingly common / Husna Haq -- Interracial couples are still seen as deviant / Erica Chito Childs -- Black women should not oppose interracial dating / Danielle Belton -- Black women are too often singled out as the ones who oppose interracial dating / Nadra Kareem -- Children of interracial parents benefit / Simon Cheng and Brian Powell -- Children of interracial parents face special difficulties / Frank A. Jones -- Transracial adoption is both a blessing and a curse for adoptees / John Raible -- Ch. 2. What impact does immigration have on interracial America? Hispanic immigrants are an unprecedented danger to American values / Jason Richwine -- Hispanic immigration is neither unprecedented nor a danger / Douglas S. Massey -- Muslim immigrants to America should integrate and assimilate / Souheil Ghannouchi -- America is strong because of diversity, not assimilation / The Sentinel -- Hispanic immigration causes African American job losses / Cord Jefferson -- African Americans and Hispanics are united for immigration reform / Faith in Public Life -- Ch. 3. What policies promote opportunities for people of all races? Affirmative action in law school admissions hurts minorities / Peter Kirsanow -- Legacy preferences in college admissions hurt minorities / Laura Stampler -- Bilingual education is necessary / María Estela Brisk -- Bilingual education is ineffective / Christine Rossell -- Ch. 4. Is America becoming a post-racial society? Barack Obama's campaign showed he can transcend race / Scott Helman -- Barack Obama's campaign did not transcend race / Jonah Goldberg -- Demographic change is creating a post-racial society / Hua Hsu -- Despite demographic change, race and racism remain important / Thea Lim ... [et al.] -- Asians and Latinos may come to be perceived as white / Charles A. Gallagher
Control code
ocm707965609
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
224 pages
Isbn
9780737757286
Lccn
2011017994
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)707965609
  • (Sirsi) a1135288

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