America's Americans: Population Issues in U.S. Society and Politics

America's Americans: Population Issues in U.S. Society and Politics

by Philip D. Davies
     
 

ISBN-10: 1900039796

ISBN-13: 9781900039796

Pub. Date: 11/28/2007

Publisher: Brookings Institution Press

This book examines the social, cultural, economic, and political effects of modern demographic change in the United States. The contributors from the U.S. and the U.K. draw on new research to analyze a wide range of issues pertaining to the diversity of American society. Topics include: • Latino immigrant incorporation • racial and ethnic integration

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This book examines the social, cultural, economic, and political effects of modern demographic change in the United States. The contributors from the U.S. and the U.K. draw on new research to analyze a wide range of issues pertaining to the diversity of American society. Topics include: • Latino immigrant incorporation • racial and ethnic integration in metropolitan contexts • population self-determination, and Native Americans • public policy issues relating to immigration • growth of the U.S. prison population • changing nature of poverty in the United States • politics of demographic and social change at national and local levels • historical change in the labor force participation of women

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781900039796
Publisher:
Brookings Institution Press
Publication date:
11/28/2007
Pages:
400
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x (d)

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