Racial and Ethnic Competition

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CUP Archive, Jun 30, 1983 - Social Science - 434 pages
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Contents

The necessity of comparison
6
Red white and black in the New World
15
Figures
16
Terms used to identify people of mixed ancestry page
27
Changing conceptions of race
32
Conceptions of race
36
Studying race relations
60
Warners conception of race and ethnicity
64
Group competition and market management
170
Boundary maintenance in South Africa
209
The population of South Africa 1980
234
Changing boundaries in the United States
239
United States
263
Ethnic alignment in Great Britain
285
Free entry for immigrant workers from the colonies?
292
Great Britain
309

Theoretical approaches
78
How competition affects boundaries
100
Divisions of Rational Choice Theory
107
Groups defined by boundary and privilege
125
The Warner model of assimilation
144
Processes of cultural change
145
The orientation of immigrant groups
149
Immigration to the United States 18991952 by major categories
152
Minorities in the housing market
336
Residential segregation in the United States
339
Housing tenure in the United States and England percentages
347
Minorities in the employment market
366
Policy implications
390
Bibliography
408
Author index
424
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