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Ethnic information sources of the United States

Paul Wasserman

Ethnic information sources of the United States

a guide to organizations, agencies, foundations, institutions, media, commercial and trade bodies, government programs ...

by Paul Wasserman

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Published by Gale Research Co. in Detroit .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Minorities -- United States -- Societies, etc. -- Directories,
  • Minorities -- United States -- Information services

  • Edition Notes

    Includes indexes.

    StatementPaul Wasserman, managing editor, Jean Morgan, associate editor.
    ContributionsMorgan, Jean.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE184.A1 W27
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 751 p. ;
    Number of Pages751
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15060596M
    ISBN 100810303736
    LC Control Number76004642
    OCLC/WorldCa2136975


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Ethnic Information Sources of the United States on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Ethnic Information Sources of the United StatesFormat: Hardcover. In this work, the term ethnic press refers to general circulation newspapers that were usually published in the language of the immigrant group.

The essays are written by ethnic studies specialists; the writers are historians, sociologists, and : Sally M. Miller. Ethnic information sources of the United States: a guide to organizations, agencies, foundations, institutions, media, commercial and trade bodies, government programs.

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This collection of readings provides the reader with a basic introduction to the topic and concepts of cultural diversity as it has come to characterize the culture of the United States. Particular attention is given to the practice of racial, ethnic, and special interest group characterizations.

No other book is as complete in its coverage of the diverse cultural groupings that make up the. North American Indians: Books to Start With This "Encyclopedia Smithsonian" site offers a bibliography of books about Native Americans.

National Museum of the American Indian Web site for the Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian. Resources include national events calendar, museum information and resources for teachers and students.

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Most Asian Americans historically lived in the western United States. The Hispanic and Asian population of the United States has rapidly increased in the late twentieth and twenty-first centuries, and the African American percentage of the U.S. population is slowly increasing. Immigration to the United States, Immigration to the United States,is a web-based collection of historical materials from Harvard's libraries, archives, and museums that documents voluntary immigration to the United States from the signing of the Constitution to the onset of the Great Depression.

Concentrating heavily on the 19th century, this website includes overpages from. The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in the United States is White, followed by Hispanic and Black.

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The second major contribution of this book is the “Learning by Doing” exercises These activities―or “mini-studies” as the authors describe them―will assist the reader in learning the information experientially and affectively, in addition to processing the information on an intellectual level."Cited by: The Great Migration was the movement of millions of African Americans out of the rural Southern United States from to Most moved to large industrial cities, as well as to many smaller industrial n-Americans moved as individuals or small groups.

Books shelved as ethnic-studies: Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates, Borderlands/La Frontera: The New Mestiza by Gloria E. Anzaldúa, The Souls. The Psychology of Ethnic Groups in the United States - Kindle edition by Organista, Pamela B.

(Balls), Marin, Gerardo, Chun, Kevin M. Download it once and read it /5(9). Race and ethnicity in the United States is a complex topic because the United States of America has a racially and ethnically diverse population.

At the federal level, race and ethnicity have been categorized separately. The most recent United States Census officially recognized five racial categories (White American, Black or African American, American Indians and Alaska Native, Asian.

Immigration and Its Relation to Race and Ethnicity in the United States Frank D. Bean and Stephanie Bell-Rose T his book examines the intersection of immigration and race or ethnicity in the United States in the latter part of the twentieth century.

We devote attention primarily to the implications. The phenomenon of newspapers published in the United States for the benefit of particular immigrant groups appeared in the eighteenth century.

However, the ethnic press typically may be termed a late-nineteenth-century institution which is now in many groups marking a centennial. Read this book on Questia. This collection of readings provides the reader with a basic introduction to the topic and concepts of cultural diversity as it has come to characterize the culture of the United States.

Below is a selection of research on race, ethnicity and identity in the United States. “Adolescent Racial Identity Self-Identification of Multiple and ‘Other’ Race/Ethnicities” Harris, Bryn; Ravert, Russell D.; Sullivan, Amanda L. Urban Education, March doi: /   A thorough overview of the populations and social forces that have shaped the character of racial and ethnic diversity in the United States.

Racial and Ethnic Diversity in America: A Reference Handbook documents how diversity as part of the social fabric of American society has changed its character over time.

Adalberto Aguirre, an expert on race and ethnic relations, provides a descriptive. An Overview of Racial and Ethnic Demographic Trends Gary ur, Molly Martin, Jennifer Eggerling-Boeck, Susanand Ann P rovided here is an overview of major demographic trends for racial and ethnic groups in the United States over the past 50 or so years— a daunting undertaking for one paper, given the variety of groups.

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European immigrants in the United States have largely dwindled in number sinceafter historically making up the bulk of immigration to the country. Today, immigrants from Eastern Europe account for the largest share of European arrivals, and Europeans overall are much older and more educated than the total foreign- and native-born populations.

Ethnicity. Because of the problems in the meaning of race, many social scientists prefer the term ethnicity in speaking of people of color and others with distinctive cultural heritages. In this context, ethnicity refers to the shared social, cultural, and historical experiences, stemming from common national or regional backgrounds, that make subgroups of a population different from one another.

The Society for the Study of the Multi-Ethnic Literature of the United States. The Society for the Study of the Multi-Ethnic Literature of the United States (MELUS) is a scholarly society established in Together with the University of Connecticut, MELUS publishes a quarterly academic journal, line: Literature, ethnic studies.

German American is the most common ethnic group in over half the states. The largest number of Germans are found in the Midwest, West, and Pennsylvania. Irish-American is the second largest ethnic group found in the United States, at million people.

The third largest ethnic group is African-America, at million people. Health, United States presents national trends in health statistics on such topics as birth and death rates, infant mortality, life expectancy, morbidity and health status, risk factors, use of ambulatory and inpatient care, health personnel and facilities, financing of health care, health insurance and managed care, and other health topics.

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It is the primary source of information on the health of individuals in the United States. The annual survey includes information from approximatelypeople (encompassing nea households annually) regarding central items such as age, sex, race/ ethnicity, nativity, income, education, and self-reported health and activity Cited by:   The current study investigated the direct and moderating effects of racial identity, ethnic identity, Asian values, and race-related stress on positive psychological well-being among Asian American and Asian international college by: This category includes articles on ethnic or national groups in the United States.

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U.S. population projection for andby race and Hispanic origin Show sources information Show publisher information Median household income in the United States by race or ethnic.

Trends in Immigration to the United States. Figure 1 shows the history of the absolute and relative levels of the foreign born population in the United States.

The histogram—the solid bars—shows the numbers (in millions) of foreign born persons in the country from to Author: Charles Hirschman. Age-Adjusted Death Rates for Selected Causes of Death by Race and Hispanic Origin: United States, SOURCE: Health, United States () Insurance Status Racial and ethnic minority Americans are significantly less likely than white Americans to possess health insurance (see Cited by: 8.

Even before the merger with the Balch Institute, HSP had significant holdings related to ethnic and immigrant history, particularly regarding African Americans, Germans, and Native Americans in Pennsylvania. These materials are now joined with those of the Balch Institute for Ethnic Studies, which set out to document all ethnic groups in the United States.

The United States contains a highly diverse population. Unlike a country such as China that largely incorporated indigenous peoples, the United States has a diversity that to a great degree has come from an immense and sustained global immigration.

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Tanzania’s youthful population – about two-thirds of the population is under 25 – is growing rapidly because of the high total fertility rate of children per woman.For Hispanics in the United States, the educational experience is one of accumulated disadvantage.

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