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Changes of the welfare state in the US and Germany. The notion 'citizenship' and the reactions in public

by Daniela Keller

<p>Research Paper (undergraduate) from the year 2005 in the subject Sociology - Social System, Social Structure, Class, Social Stratification, grade: A, San Diego State University (Sociology), 15 entries in the bibliography, language: English, ...

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City of Quarters

Urban Villages in the Contemporary City

by Mark Jayne

<p>In cities throughout the world, there is an increasingly ubiquitous presence of distinct social and spatial areas - urban villages, cultural and ethnic quarters. These spaces are sites where capital and culture intertwine in new ways. City of

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Colorblind Racism

by Meghan Burke

<p>How can colorblindness – the idea that race does not matter – be racist? This illuminating book introduces the paradox of colorblind racism: how dismissing or downplaying the realities of race and racism can perpetuate inequality and ...

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Contemporary Conversations on Immigration in the United States

The View from Prince George's County, Maryland

by Judith Noemí Freidenberg

<p>Contemporary Conversations on Immigration in the United States: The View from Prince George’s County, Maryland contextualizes the narratives of international migrants arriving to Prince George’s County, Maryland from 1968 to 2009. The life ...

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Conversation Analysis and Early Childhood Education

The Co-Production of Knowledge and Relationships

by Amanda Bateman

<p>This book provides insight into the everyday activities co-produced by teachers and young children, demonstrating the fine details of teaching and learning as knowledge is shared through the everyday activities of talk-in-interaction. ...

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County and City Extra 2015

Annual Metro, City, and County Data Book

by Deirdre A. Gaquin & Mary Meghan Ryan

<p>When you want only one source of information about your city or county, turn to <em>County and City Extra.</em></p> <p>This trusted reference compiles information from many sources to provide all the key demographic and economic data for ...

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Critical perspectives on Marx's approach to Social Classes in Society

by Saied Qadir Faqe Ibrahim & Rebaz Jalal Mahmood

<p>Scientific Essay from the year 2016 in the subject Sociology - Social System, Social Structure, Class, Social Stratification, , language: English, abstract: Social class issues have taken a crucial role in the social sciences (Martti, 2000). ...

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Cycle of Segregation

Social Processes and Residential Stratification

by Maria Krysan & Kyle Crowder

<p>The Fair Housing Act of 1968 outlawed housing discrimination by race and provided an important tool for dismantling legal segregation. But almost fifty years later, residential segregation remains virtually unchanged in many metropolitan ...

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Demographic Engineering: Population Strategies in Ethnic Conflict

by Paul Morland

<p>Demography has always mattered in conflict, but with conflict increasingly of an inter-ethnic nature, with sharper demographic differences between ethnic groups and with the spread of democracy, numbers count in conflict now more than ever. ...

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Demography at the Edge

Remote Human Populations in Developed Nations

by Rasmus Ole Rasmussen, Prescott Ensign & Lee Huskey

<p>Addressing the methodological and topical challenges facing demographers working in remote regions, this book compares and contrasts the research, methods and models, and policy applications from peripheral regions in developed nations. With ...

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Demography of Indonesia's Ethnicity

by Aris Ananta, Evi Nurvidya Arifin, M. Sairi Hasbullah & others

Indonesia, the largest country in Southeast Asia, has as its national motto "Unity in Diversity." In 2010, Indonesia stood as the world's fourth most populous country after China, India and the United States, with 237.6 million people. This ...

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Demography of the Dobe !Kung

by Nancy Howell

<p>First published in 1979, this is a classic study of the population of the Bushmen of the Kalahari Deselt of Botswana. Using methods that are simple and fully illustrated, the author presents empirical descriptions of the fertility, mortality,

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Demography of Tropical Africa

by Brass, William

<p>This treatise on the demography of sub-Saharan Africa contains materials on age and sex composition, fertility, and mortality. Sets of demographic data are emerging that provide the completeness and specificity required for critical ...

ISBN: 9781400877140

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Disaster Law

Emerging Thresholds

by Amita Singh

<p>This book looks at how legal frameworks can and do reduce risks arising out of disasters. The volume:</p> <ul> <li></li> <li>analyses existing disaster laws and the challenges on the ground;</li> <li></li> <li></li> <li>brings together ...

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Diversity Explosion

How New Racial Demographics are Remaking America

by William H. Frey

<p><strong>Greater racial diversity is good news for America's future</strong></p> <p>Race is once again a contentious topic in America, as shown by the divisive rise of Donald Trump and the activism of groups like Black Lives Matter. Yet ...

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Dusk of Dawn!

An Essay Toward an Autobiography of Race Concept

by W. E. B. DuBois

<p>In her perceptive introduction to this edition, Irene Diggs sets this classic autobiography against its broad historical context and critically analyzes its theoretical and methodological significance.</p> ...

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Fast Future

How the Millennial Generation Is Shaping Our World

by David D. Burstein

<p><strong>A millennial examines how his generation is profoundly impacting politics, business, media, and activism</strong></p> <p>They’ve been called trophy kids, entitled, narcissistic, the worst employees in history, and even the dumbest ...

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Fear, Anxiety, and National Identity

Immigration and Belonging in North America and Western Europe

by Nancy Foner & Patrick Simon

<p>Fifty years of large-scale immigration has brought significant ethnic, racial, and religious diversity to North America and Western Europe, but has also prompted hostile backlashes. In <em>Fear, Anxiety, and National Identity</em>, a ...

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Fertility and Scarcity in America

by Lindert, Peter H.

<p>Scholars have charged population growth with lowering aggregate income per capita, depleting natural resources, reducing the quality of the environment, and causing more unequal distribution of income. Maintaining that the order of these ...

ISBN: 9781400870066

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Figuring the Population Bomb

Gender and Demography in the Mid-Twentieth Century

by Carole R. McCann

<p>Figuring the Population Bomb traces the genealogy of twentieth-century demographic ?facts? that created a mathematical panic about a looming population explosion. This narrative was popularized in the 1970s in Paul Ehrlich?s best-selling book

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