Declining Significance of Race (e-bok)
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Utgivningsdatum
2012-08-28
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University of Chicago Press
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9780226032993
Declining Significance of Race (e-bok)

Declining Significance of Race (e-bok)

Blacks and Changing American Institutions, Third Edition

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When first published in 1980, The Declining Significance of Race immediately sparked controversy with its contentious thesis that race was becoming less of a deciding factor in the life chances of black Americans than class. This new edition of the seminal book includes a new afterword in which William Julius Wilson not only reflects on the debate surrounding the book, but also presents a provocative discussion of race, class, and social policy."e;The intellectual strength of this book lies in his capacity to integrate disparate findings from historical studies, social theory and research on contemporary trends into a complex and original synthesis that challenges widespread assumptions about the cause of black disadvantage and the way to remove it."e;-Paul Starr, New York Times Book Review"e;This publication is easily one of the most erudite and sober diagnoses of the American black situation. Students of race relations and anybody in a policy-making position cannot afford to bypass this study."e;-Ernest Manheim, Sociology
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