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  1. Race and American Political Development

    Edited by Joseph E. Lowndes, Julie Novkov, Dorian T. Warren

    Race has been present at every critical moment in American political development, shaping political institutions, political discourse, public policy, and its denizens’ political identities. But because of the nature of race—its evolving and dynamic status as a structure of inequality, a political...

    Published June 5th 2008 by Routledge

  2. Tobacco Use and Ethnicity

    Learn how ethnic factors affect tobacco use The addiction to smoking is remarkably resistant to intervention, bringing with it a multitude of health issues among users that can at times co-occur with psychiatric disorders. Ethnicity is increasingly recognized as often playing an important role in...

    Published April 9th 2008 by Routledge

  3. African-American Activism before the Civil War

    The Freedom Struggle in the Antebellum North

    Edited by Patrick Rael

    African-American Activism before the Civil War is the first collection of scholarship on the role of African Americans in the struggle for racial equality in the northern states before the Civil War. Many of these essays are already known as classics in the field, and others are well on...

    Published March 25th 2008 by Routledge

  4. Global Diasporas

    An Introduction, 2nd Edition

    By Robin Cohen

    Series: Global Diasporas

    In a perceptive and arresting analysis, Robin Cohen introduces his distinctive approach to the study of the world’s diasporas. This book investigates the changing meanings of the concept and the contemporary diasporic condition, including case studies of Jewish, Armenian, African, Chinese, British,...

    Published March 18th 2008 by Routledge

  5. Racism and Education

    Coincidence or Conspiracy?

    By David Gillborn

    Education policy is not designed to eliminate race inequality but to sustain it at manageable levels. This is the inescapable conclusion of the first major study of the English education system using ‘critical race theory’. David Gillborn has been described as Britain’s ‘most influential race...

    Published March 18th 2008 by Routledge

  6. Multicultural Horizons

    Diversity and the Limits of the Civil Nation

    By Anne-Marie Fortier

    Series: International Library of Sociology

    The intensity of feeling that multiculturalism invariably ignites is considered in this timely analysis of how the ‘New Britain’ of the twenty-first century is variously re-imagined as multicultural. Introducing the concept of ‘multicultural intimacies’, Anne-Marie Fortier offers a new form of...

    Published March 18th 2008 by Routledge

  7. Segregation

    The Rising Costs for America

    Edited by James H. Carr, Nandinee K. Kutty

    Segregation: The Rising Costs for America documents how discriminatory practices in the housing markets through most of the past century, and that continue today, have produced extreme levels of residential segregation that result in significant disparities in access to good jobs, quality education...

    Published February 11th 2008 by Routledge

  8. Encyclopedia of Race and Ethnic Studies

    Edited by Ellis Cashmore

    This is the paperback edition of a globally recognized sourcebook on race and ethnic relations. It has been assembled by a world-class team of international scholars led by Ellis Cashmore to provide an authoritative, single-volume reference work on all aspects of race and ethnic studies. From...

    Published February 6th 2008 by Routledge

  9. White Weddings

    Romancing Heterosexuality in Popular Culture, 2nd Edition

    By Chrys Ingraham

    This is a groundbreaking study of our culture's obsession with weddings. By examining popular films, commercials, magazines, advertising, television sitcoms and even children's toys, this book shows the pervasive influence of weddings in our culture and the important role they play in maintaining...

    Published January 30th 2008 by Routledge

  10. British Asians and Football

    Culture, Identity, Exclusion

    By Daniel Burdsey

    Series: Routledge Critical Studies in Sport

    In spite of a great passion in the game and significant involvement at amateur level, British Asians are under-represented in professional football. This book asks how and why this situation has developed, using extensive interviews with British Asian football players to offer an insider’s...

    Published January 30th 2008 by Routledge