all ebooks in category: Minority Studies (27)

Chicanas and Chicanos in School: Racial Profiling, Identity Battles, and Empowerment (Louann Atkins Temple Women & Culture Seri
2005 | 301 Pages | ISBN: 0292706650 | PDF | 2 MB

By any measure of test scores and graduation rates, public schools are failing to educate a large percentage of Chicana/o youth. But despite years of …

Strategic Frames : Europe, Russia, and Minority Inclusion in Estonia and Latvia
English | 2018 | ISBN: 0822965119 | 417 Pages | PDF | 29 MB

Strategic Frames analyzes minority policies in Estonia and Latvia following their independence from the Soviet Union. It weighs the powerful influence of both Europe and …

Border Identifications: Narratives of Religion, Gender, and Class on the U.S.-Mexico Border (Inter-America Series)
2005 | 312 Pages | ISBN: 0292702914 | PDF | 3 MB

From poets to sociologists, many people who write about life on the U.S.-Mexico border use terms such as 'border crossing' and 'hybridity' which suggest that …

A New Day in the Delta: Inventing School Desegregation As You Go
English | 2009 | ISBN: 0817316337 | 296 pages | PDF | 0,9 MB

A New Day in the Delta is a fresh and appealing memoir of the experience of a young white college graduate in need of a …

Forbidden Fruit
English | 1 Apr. 2007 | ISBN: 0195320948 | 304 Pages | PDF | 1.54 MB

Forbidden Fruit tells the definitive story of the sexual values and practices of American teenagers, paying particular attention to how participating in organized religion shapes …

Do It Right the Second Time: Benchmarking Best Practices in the Quality Change Process, Second Edition (repost)
English | 2009 | ISBN: 0873897331 | 400 pages | PDF | 2,5 MB

Failure of a quality initiative, either in part or in whole, can happen to any organization. What differentiates successful organizations is that they learn from …

Black Stats: African Americans by the Numbers in the Twenty-first Century
English | 2014 | ISBN: 1595589198 | EPUB | pages: 240 | 2.3 mb

Black Stats—a comprehensive guide filled with contemporary facts and figures on African Americans—is an essential reference for anyone attempting to fathom the complex state of …

The Neighborhood Has Its Own Rules: Latinos and African Americans in South Los Angeles [Repost]
English | July 19, 2016 | ISBN: 0814762840 | 272 pages | PDF | 2.55 Mb

South Los Angeles is often seen as ground zero for inter-racial conflict and violence in the United States. Since the 1940s, South LA has been …

Biracial in America: Forming and Performing Racial Identity
2011 | ISBN: 0739145746, 0739184431 | English | 204 pages | PDF | 1 MB

Elected in 2008, Barack Obama made history as the first African American president of the United States. Though recognized as the son of a white …

Class, Race, Gender, and Crime: The Social Realities of Justice in America
English | 2018 | ISBN: 1442268875, 1442268859 | 344 pages | PDF | 3 MB

Class, Race, Gender, and Crime is a popular, and provocative, introduction to crime and the criminal justice system through the lens of class, race, gender, …