Understanding Race And Ethnic Relations by Vincent N. ParrilloUnderstanding Race And Ethnic Relations by Vincent N. Parrillo

Understanding Race And Ethnic Relations

byVincent N. Parrillo

Paperback | January 9, 2015

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Born and raised in Paterson, New Jersey, Vincent N. Parrillo experienced multiculturalism early as the son of a second-generation Italian American father and Irish/German American mother. He grew up in an ethnically diverse neighborhood, developing friendships and teenage romances with second- and third-generation Dutch, German, Italia...
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Title:Understanding Race And Ethnic RelationsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:224 pages, 9.1 × 7.2 × 0.3 inPublished:January 9, 2015Publisher:Pearson EducationLanguage:English

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Table of Contents

1. The Study of Minorities

2. The Role of Culture

3. Ethnic and Racial Stratification

4. Prejudice

5. Discrimination

6. Dominant-Minority Relations

7. Immigration Patterns and Issues