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Ethnic Studies


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Strangers No More: Immigration and the Challenges of Integration in North America and Western Europe
Strangers No More: Immigration and the Challenges of Integration in North America and Western Europe
by Richard Alba
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"This brilliant book, by two of the most eminent scholars of immigration, compares the integration of immigrants on both sides of the Atlantic. Alba and Foner provide a cogent account of the history, sociology, economics, and politics of immigrant... (read more)

Available April 2015
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Dreams and Nightmares: Immigration Policy, Youth, and Families
Dreams and Nightmares: Immigration Policy, Youth, and Families
by Marjorie Sue Zatz
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"This beautifully written and illustrated study is a significant intervention in the histories of photography and of immigration. It excitingly shows how the state's efforts to picture and control migrants moved from one group of subjects to the next and... (read more)

Available May 2015
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Latin Numbers: Playing Latino in Twentieth-Century U.S. Popular Performance
Latin Numbers: Playing Latino in Twentieth-Century U.S. Popular Performance
by Brian Eugenio Herrera
Publisher Comments
Latin Numbersand#160;is a work of performance history, examining the way in which Latino actors on the 20thand#160;century stage and screen communicated and influenced American ideas about race and ethnicity. Brian Eugenio Herrera looks at how these... (read more)

Available June 2015
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From the Local to the Global, Third Edition: Key Issues in Development Studies
From the Local to the Global, Third Edition: Key Issues in Development Studies
by Gerard Mccann
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In recent years, the international development sector has found itself confronting new and persistent challenges to poverty eradication and the promotion of human rights. From The Local to the Global highlights the extent to which the local and global... (read more)

Available June 2015
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Valuing Deaf Worlds in Urban India
Valuing Deaf Worlds in Urban India
by Michele Ilana Friedner
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Like toddlers all over the world, Sri Lankan children go through a period that in the U.S. is referred to as the andldquo;terrible twos.andrdquo; Yet once they reach elementary school age, they appear uncannily passive, compliant, and undemanding... (read more)

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Following Father Chiniquy: Immigration, Religious Schism, and Social Change in Nineteenth-Century Illinois
Following Father Chiniquy: Immigration, Religious Schism, and Social Change in Nineteenth-Century Illinois
by Caroline B. Brettell
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In the late 1850s and early 1860s, the attention of the Catholic and Protestant religious communities around the world focused on a few small settlements of French Canadian immigrants in northeastern Illinois. Soon after arriving in their new home, a... (read more)

Available July 2015
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The Economics of Race in the United States
The Economics of Race in the United States
by Brendan O'flaherty
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Brendan O'Flaherty brings the tools of economic analysis--incentives, equilibrium, optimization--to bear on racial issues. From health care, housing, and education, to employment, wealth, and crime, he shows how racial differences powerfully determine... (read more)

Available June 2015
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Valuing Deaf Worlds in Urban India
Valuing Deaf Worlds in Urban India
by Michele Ilana Friedner
Publisher Comments
Like toddlers all over the world, Sri Lankan children go through a period that in the U.S. is referred to as the andldquo;terrible twos.andrdquo; Yet once they reach elementary school age, they appear uncannily passive, compliant, and undemanding... (read more)

Available June 2015
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The Polish Hearst: Ameryka-Echo and the Public Role of the Immigrant Press (History of Communication)
The Polish Hearst: Ameryka-Echo and the Public Role of the Immigrant Press (History of Communication)
by Anna D. Jaroszynska-kirchmann
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Arriving in the U.S. in 1883, typesetter Antoni A. Paryski founded a publishing empire that earned him the nickname "The Polish Hearst." His weekly Ameryka-Echo became a defining publication in the international Polish diaspora and its much-read letters... (read more)

Available April 2015
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Race and Retail: Consumption Across the Color Line (Rutgers Studies on Race and Ethnicity)
Race and Retail: Consumption Across the Color Line (Rutgers Studies on Race and Ethnicity)
by Mia Bay
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Race has long shaped shopping experiences for many Americans. Retail exchanges and establishments have made headlines as flashpoints for conflict not only between blacks and whites, but also between whites, Mexicans, Asian Americans, and a wide variety... (read more)

Available July 2015
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Immigrants Against the State: Yiddish and Italian Anarchism in America (Working Class in American History)
Immigrants Against the State: Yiddish and Italian Anarchism in America (Working Class in American History)
by Kenyon Zimmer
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From the 1880s through the 1940s, tens of thousands of first- and second-generation immigrants embraced the anarchist cause after arriving on American shores. Kenyon Zimmer explores why these migrants turned to anarchism, and how their adoption of its... (read more)

Available June 2015
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The Routledge Atlas of South Asian Affairs
The Routledge Atlas of South Asian Affairs
by Robert W. Bradnock
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South Asia has developed from a group of newly independent post-Colonial states of at most secondary importance to the wider world to its current position as a region of central strategic importance to both global economic development and world peace and... (read more)

Available August 2015
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Immigration and Housing in the Republic of Ireland (Irish Society Mup)
Immigration and Housing in the Republic of Ireland (Irish Society Mup)
by Portley Brian
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This book examines the lived housing experiences of recently arrived migrants living in inner city, town and small town locations in Ireland. Building on the concept of 'housing careers', this book provides the first comprehensive analysis of migrants... (read more)

Available August 2015
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Beneath the Surface of White Supremacy: Denaturalizing U.S. Racisms Past and Present (Stanford Studies in Comparative Race and)
Beneath the Surface of White Supremacy: Denaturalizing U.S. Racisms Past and Present (Stanford Studies in Comparative Race and)
by Moon-kie Jung
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Racism has never been simple. It wasn't more obvious in the past, and it isn't less potent now. From the birth of the United States to the contemporary police shooting death of an unarmed Black youth, Beneath the Surface of White Supremacy investigates... (read more)

Available May 2015
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Beneath the Surface of White Supremacy: Denaturalizing U.S. Racisms Past and Present (Stanford Studies in Comparative Race and)
Beneath the Surface of White Supremacy: Denaturalizing U.S. Racisms Past and Present (Stanford Studies in Comparative Race and)
by Moon-kie Jung
Publisher Comments
Racism has never been simple. It wasn't more obvious in the past, and it isn't less potent now. From the birth of the United States to the contemporary police shooting death of an unarmed Black youth, Beneath the Surface of White Supremacy investigates... (read more)

Available May 2015
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Harlem: From Dutch Suburb to Black Metropolis
Harlem: From Dutch Suburb to Black Metropolis
by Linda Tarrant-reid
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Harlem: From Dutch Suburb to Black MetropoliS≪/i> surveys this historic New York City neighborhood from its founding as the Dutch village of Nieuw Haarlem in the 1650s. The story encompasses Harlem as a suburb for wealthy New Yorkers during the 19th... (read more)

Available October 2016
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The Color of Food: Stories of Race, Resilience and Farming
The Color of Food: Stories of Race, Resilience and Farming
by Natasha Bowens
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Imagine the typical American farmer. Many people visualize sun-roughened skin, faded overalls, and calloused handsand#8212;hands that are usually white. While there's no doubt the growing trend of organic farming and homesteading is changing how the... (read more)

Available May 2015
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Latin Numbers: Playing Latino in Twentieth-Century U.S. Popular Performance
Latin Numbers: Playing Latino in Twentieth-Century U.S. Popular Performance
by Brian Eugenio Herrera
Publisher Comments
Latin Numbersand#160;is a work of performance history, examining the way in which Latino actors on the 20thand#160;century stage and screen communicated and influenced American ideas about race and ethnicity. Brian Eugenio Herrera looks at how these... (read more)

Available June 2015
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Intersections of Harm: Narratives of Latina Deviance and Defiance
Intersections of Harm: Narratives of Latina Deviance and Defiance
by Laura Halperin
Synopsis
In this innovative new study, Laura Halperin examines literary representations of harm inflicted on Latinas’ minds and bodies, and on the places Latinas inhabit, but she also explores how hope can be found amid so much harm. Analyzing contemporary... (read more)

Available July 2015
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No Small Change: The Road to Recognition for Indigenous Australia
No Small Change: The Road to Recognition for Indigenous Australia
by Frank Brennan
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In 1967, Australians voted overwhelmingly in favor of removing from the Constitution two references that discriminated against Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Though these seemed like small amendments, they were an impetus for real change... (read more)

Available May 2015
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