Annual Editions: Race and Ethnic Relations 00/01 / Edition 10 available in Paperback
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This reader of public press articles discusses race and ehnicity in the American leagal tradition; immigration and the American experience; indigenous ethnic groups; Hispanic and Latino Americans; Asian Americans; Africa Americans; the ethnic legacy; international challenges for the 1990's; and understanding cultural pluralism.
Table of ContentsUNIT 1. Race and Ethnicity in the American Legal Tradition
1. Dred Scott v. Sandford, from U.S. Reports, 1856.
2. Racial Restrictions in the Law of Citizenship, Ian F. Haney Lopez, from White by Law: The Legal Construction of Race, New York University Press, 1996.
3. In a Judicial 'What If,' Indians Revisit a Case, William Glaberson, New York Times, October 26, 1998.
B. THE CIVIL RIGHTS ERA
4. Brown et al. v. Board of Education of Topeka et al., from U.S. Reports, 1954.
C. THE CIVIL RIGHTS LEGACY
5. Black America: The Rough Road to Racial Uplift, Christopher H. Foreman Jr., Brookings Review, Spring 1998.
6. Black Progress: How Far We've Come--and How Far We Have to Go, Abigail Thernstrom and Stephan Thernstrom, Brookings Review, Spring 1998.
UNIT 2. Immigration and the American Experience
7. Migrations to the Thirteen British North American Colonies, 1770-1775: New Estimates, Aaron Fogleman, Journal of Interdisciplinary History, Spring 1992.