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The Resource Shaping race policy : the United States in comparative perspective, Robert C. Lieberman, (electronic resource)

Shaping race policy : the United States in comparative perspective, Robert C. Lieberman, (electronic resource)

Label
Shaping race policy : the United States in comparative perspective
Title
Shaping race policy
Title remainder
the United States in comparative perspective
Statement of responsibility
Robert C. Lieberman
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Shaping Race Policy investigates one of the most serious policy challenges facing the United States today: the stubborn persistence of racial inequality in the post-civil rights era. Unlike other books on the topic, it is comparative, examining American developments alongside parallel histories of race policy in Great Britain and France. Focusing on on two key policy areas, welfare and employment, the book asks why America has had such uneven success at incorporating African Americans and other minorities into the full benefits of citizenship. Robert Lieberman explores the historical roots of
Member of
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1964-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lieberman, Robert C.
Dewey number
323.173
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Princeton studies in American politics : historical, international and comparative perspectives
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • Minorities
  • Welfare state
  • Manpower policy
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • USA
Label
Shaping race policy : the United States in comparative perspective, Robert C. Lieberman, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: 2005
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Configurations of race and state : the politics of racial incorporation -- Legacies of slavery and colonialism : race and the politics of social reform -- The roots of welfare incorporation -- Postwar transformations of race and state -- Encounters with the welfare state : Social Security and social insurance -- Encounters with the welfare state : public assistance and "welfare" -- The development of employment discrimination policy -- Weak state, strong policy : paradoxes of antidiscrimination policy -- Toward a color-blind future : varieties of color blindness and the future of race policy
Control code
ocn733553370
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 311 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400837465
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)733553370
Label
Shaping race policy : the United States in comparative perspective, Robert C. Lieberman, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Originally published: 2005
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Configurations of race and state : the politics of racial incorporation -- Legacies of slavery and colonialism : race and the politics of social reform -- The roots of welfare incorporation -- Postwar transformations of race and state -- Encounters with the welfare state : Social Security and social insurance -- Encounters with the welfare state : public assistance and "welfare" -- The development of employment discrimination policy -- Weak state, strong policy : paradoxes of antidiscrimination policy -- Toward a color-blind future : varieties of color blindness and the future of race policy
Control code
ocn733553370
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 311 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400837465
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)733553370

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