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Book News Annotation:

ABC news correspondent Chideya talks with young people in a variety of situations throughout the US to sample their opinions, beliefs, values, and behavior regarding the shift of the population away from a majority of European descendants that will produce a truly multiracial mix of whites, blacks, Latinos, Asians, and natives within their lifetimes. She does not include an index.
Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Table of Contents

  1. pt. 1.New face of race
  2. ch. 1.Race right now
  3. pt. 2.Race is place
  4. ch. 2."Other": the future of mixed-race identity
  5. ch. 3.Back to Antebellum": an interracial couple in the Old South
  6. ch. 4.Hip-hop in the heartland: MTV as cultural common denominator
  7. ch. 5.Nation within a nation: native Americans
  8. ch. 6."Perfect" diversity in an imperfect world
  9. pt. 3.Political as personal
  10. ch. 7.Good kids and bad schools: the black and brown future of America's urban schools
  11. ch. 8.End of affirmative action
  12. ch. 9.Border blues: Mexican immigration and Mexican-American identity
  13. pt. 4.Predictions and prescriptions
  14. ch. 10.Toward a more perfect union: ideas, projections, and solutions.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780688165307
Subtitle:
Our Multiracial Future
Author:
Chideya, Farai
Publisher:
William Morrow & Company, Inc.
Location:
New York :
Subject:
United states
Subject:
United States - General
Subject:
Public opinion
Subject:
Anthropology - Cultural
Subject:
Minority Studies - Race Relations
Subject:
Racism
Subject:
Prejudices in children
Subject:
United States Race relations.
Subject:
Race awareness in children.
Edition Number:
1st ed.
Edition Description:
Includes bibliographical references p. 263-273.
Publication Date:
c1999
Binding:
Trade Cloth
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
xii, 273 p.
Dimensions:
9.57x6.46x1.13 in. 1.24 lbs.

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