Statistical Handbook on Racial Groups in the United States

Statistical Handbook on Racial Groups in the United States

by Bruce A. Chadwick, Tim B. Heaton, Cardell K. Jacobson
     
 

ISBN-10: 1573562661

ISBN-13: 9781573562669

Pub. Date: 06/29/2000

Publisher: ABC-CLIO, Incorporated

As the shift in the racial and ethnic composition of the united States continues, students, researchers, and others will find it important to understand the differences between—and similarities among—racial groups. This volume compiles a broad range of statistical data on important topics across various racial groups. Gathered from authoritative sources,

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Overview

As the shift in the racial and ethnic composition of the united States continues, students, researchers, and others will find it important to understand the differences between—and similarities among—racial groups. This volume compiles a broad range of statistical data on important topics across various racial groups. Gathered from authoritative sources, this information offers statistical comparisons on timely subjects, including: educational goals, attitudes about employment, leisure pursuits, marital happiness, attitudes about contraception, religious beliefs, arrest rates, and political party preferences.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781573562669
Publisher:
ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date:
06/29/2000
Series:
Oryx Statistical Handbooks Series
Pages:
360
Product dimensions:
8.84(w) x 11.31(h) x 1.14(d)

Table of Contents

Preface

Demographic Context

Education

Economics and Employment

Health, Well-Being, and Lifestyles

Family

Sex, Fertility, and Contraception

Religion and Religiosity

Crime and Delinquency

Political Participation

Index

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