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The ethnic project : transforming racial fiction into ethnic factions

Author: Vilna Bashi Treitler
Publisher: Stanford, California : Stanford University Press, 2013.
Series: Stanford studies in comparative race and ethnicity.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Americans believe strongly in their ethnicity and use it in self-promoting ways. The Ethnic Project shows how destructive ethnic thinking can be in a society that has not let go of racism.

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Vilna Bashi Treitler
ISBN: 9780804757713 0804757712 9780804757720 0804757720
OCLC Number: 843124227
Description: xi, 225 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: Acknowledgments --
Racism and ethnic myths --
How ethnic and racial structures operate --
Ethnic winners and losers --
The Irish, Chinese, Italians, and Jews : successful ethnic projects --
The Native Americans, Mexicans, and Afro-Caribbeans : struggling ethnic projects --
African Americans and the failed ethnic project--The Future of U.S. Ethnoracism--Notes--Index.
Series Title: Stanford studies in comparative race and ethnicity.
Responsibility: Vilna Bashi Treitler.

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