Racism in America : a reference handbook / Steven L. Foy.

Author
Foy, Steven L. [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
  • Santa Barbara, California : ABC-CLIO, [2020]
  • ©2020
Description
1 online resource (xv, 346 pages) : illustrations, portraits

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Subject(s)
RacismUnited StatesHistory [Browse]
Series
Contemporary world issues [More in this series]
Summary note
This book explains how race, once a differentiating factor, became a major basis for stratification in America that pervaded scientific thought, religious doctrine, governmental policy, and the patterned actions of decision-makers in all sectors of social life.
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Source of description
Print version record.
Contents
1. Background and history -- 2. Problems, controversies, and solutions -- 3. Perspectives -- 4. Profiles -- 5. Data and documents -- 6. Resources -- 7. Chronology.
ISBN
  • 9781440856419 (electronic bk.)
  • 1440856419
OCLC
1145424606
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