Assimilation in American Life: The Role of Race, Religion and National Origins
The first full-scale sociological survey of the assimilation of minorities in America, this classic work presents significant conclusions about the problems of prejudice and discrimination in America and offers positive suggestions for the achievement of a healthy balance among societal, subgroup, and individual needs.
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2 The Subsociety and the Subculture
3 The Nature of Assimilation
Part I Introduction and AngloConformity
Part II The Melting Pot
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Asian American Panethnicity: Bridging Institutions and Identities
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