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- edition Körber-Stiftung 2015; Not Available
Tief sitzen die Vorurteile gegen die Menschen, die man früher »Zigeuner« nannte. Nicht nur in Deutschland, in ganz Europa werden Sinti und Roma ausgegrenzt und diskriminiert, oft sogar verfolgt. Mit der Armutszuwanderung aus Südosteuropa wurde das alte Feindbild auch hierzulande wiederbelebt. Der Historiker Wolfgang Wippermann geht den Vorurteilen... more...
- Wiley 2015; US$ 34.95
Inequality in its many forms is becoming an ever greater problem in modern society. The revised edition of this popular book explains why it is so important to understand class and stratification, and how the tools used to analyse these divisions can help us to understand and confront problems of inequality. This third edition of Class and Stratification... more...
- Potomac Books 2013; US$ 17.95
By beginning a conversation that encourages self-examination and compassion, Combined Destinies invites readers to look at how white Americans have been hurt by the very ideology that their ancestors created. Editors Ann Todd Jealous and Caroline T. Haskell, both experienced psychotherapists skilled at facilitating dialogue about racial issues,... more...
- ABC-CLIO 2015; US$ 37.00
Despite the fact that President Obama was raised by a white mother and white grandparents, and has two degrees from Ivy League universities, he has still been subject to intense racial hatred from a large number of Americans. Even after Obama's presidency, the "Obama Haters"?and their xenophobia, Islamophobia, and racism?will continue to shape American... more...
- University Press of Mississippi 2009; US$ 25.00
The experiences of a teacher and his white students on a nationwide trek toward racial understanding In 1998 James Waller took twenty-one white college students from Washington state on a month-long journey. Prejudice Across America is the record of their interaction with the American Indian, Asian American, African American, Hispanic, and Jewish... more...
- University Press of Mississippi 2011; US$ 25.00
In 1963, the streams of religious revival, racial strife, and cold-war politics were feeding the swelling river of social unrest in America. Marshaling massive forces, civil rights leaders were primed for a widescale attack on injustice in the South. By summer the conflict rose to great intensity as blacks and whites clashed in Birmingham. Outside... more...
- Columbia University Press 2016; US$ 34.99
The domestic sex trafficking of minors is a problem of growing concern yet little critical attention. This book analyzes the forces the industry in the United States and provides a much-needed reference for practitioners. It adopts a holistic approach to the issue, pursuing a nuanced exploration of these young people?s experiences and takes both their... more...
- Liverpool University Press 2008; US$ 25.99
As few accounts written by slave ship captains are known to have survived, the personal papers of James Irving are of tremendous interest and academic significance. Irving built a successful career in the slave trade of eighteenth-century Liverpool, first as a ship's surgeon and then as a captain. Remarkably he was himself enslaved when his ship was... more...
- Wiley 2015; US$ 19.95
White identity is in ferment. White, European Americans living in the United States will soon share an unprecedented experience of slipping below 50% of the population. The impending demographic shifts are already felt in most urban centers and the effect is a national backlash of hyper-mobilized political, and sometimes violent, activism with a stated... more...