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Beyond a Border: The Causes and Consequences of Contemporary Immigration

Peter Kivisto, Thomas Faist - Social Science - 2009 - 320 pages
The most up-to-date analysis of today’s immigration issues As the authors state in Chapter 1, “the movement of people across national borders represents one of the most vivid ...
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Multiculturalism in the United States: Current Issues, Contemporary Voices

Peter Kivisto, Georganne Rundblad - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2000 - 568 pages
This reader focuses on the extremely current, important topic of racial and ethnic experiences in the United States today. Most of the essays were commissioned especially for ...
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The Rapture of Politics: The Christian Right As the United States Approaches ...

Steve Bruce, Peter Kivisto, William H. Swatos, Jr. - Religion - 150 pages
Theologically conservative Protestants have entered the political arena with an agenda that is at once political and religious. Assessing the current impact of this New ...
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The Ethnic Enigma: The Salience of Ethnicity for European-origin Groups

Peter Kivisto - Social Science - 1989 - 183 pages
This collection seeks to advance understanding of the shifting character and salience of ethnicity by abandoning the debate between the assimilationist and the cultural ...
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Sociology of Religion: Contemporary Developments

Kevin J. Christiano, William H. Swatos, Peter Kivisto - Social Science - 2002 - 365 pages
This work charts the changes in the sociology of religion without ignoring the continuing relevance of Weber, Durkheim and Marx. It addresses the foundations and the profound ...
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Encyclopedia of Religion and Society

William H. Swatos, Peter Kivisto - Religion - 1998 - 590 pages
In this encyclopedia which provides a guide to the interface of the sacred and the profane, 100 w orld-renowned scholars cover world religions, religious pers pectives on ...
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Key Ideas in Sociology

Peter Kivisto - Social Science - 2003 - 224 pages
With each passing generation, contemporary members of society are intrigued by how those who lived before them viewed and dealt with their changing world. Newer generations ...
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Exploring the social: readings in contemporary sociology

Peter Kivisto - Social Science - 2000 - 493 pages
In developing this new reader for introductory sociology courses, Peter Kivisto’s goal was to expose students to the best that sociologists have to offer. He achieved his ...
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