A History of Race Relations Research: First Generation Recollections (SAGE Focus Editions v. 159)

A History of Race Relations Research: First Generation Recollections (SAGE Focus Editions v. 159)

By: John H. Stanfield (editor)Hardback

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Until recently, race relations research has been an understudied and stigmatized area of the social sciences. This volume traces its emergence as a central topic, highlighting the major milestones that established it as a legitimate research domain. The contributors, key figures in the post-war development of United States race research, relate their own experiences with race and racism and the developing interest in the understanding of race as a social force, giving the reader an insider's view of the field.

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Contents

Introduction - John H Stanfield II 'But Things Are Much Worse for the Negro People' - Bob Blauner Race and Radicalism in my Life and Work Studying the Ghetto Economy - Daniel R Fusfeld From Assimilation to Human Nature (and Back) - Milton M Gordon 'Friendly Margins' - John H Stanfield II A Wonderful Afternoon With Hylan Lewis A Sociologist Prospers in the Race Relations Industry - Lewis M Killian In Search of an Identity - Harry H L Kitano Jews, Blacks and A Piece of the Pie - Stanley Lieberson A Memoir How Events Shape Theoretical Frames - Thomas F Pettigrew A Personal Statement From Home to HBCUs - Richard Robbins A Sociologist's Reflections on Change and Transition in the Historically Black Colleges and Universities White Liberal - Peter I Rose Some Reflections on Personal and Professional Socialization and the Field of Race Relations A Francophone African Encounters the Theory and Practice of American Race Relations - Pierre L van den Berghe Race Stratification and the Culture of Legitimation - Frank R Westie

Product Details

  • publication date: 19/08/1993
  • ISBN13: 9780803950047
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 286
  • ID: 9780803950047
  • weight: 544
  • ISBN10: 0803950047

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