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The New Second Generation at the Turn of the New Century: Europeans and non-Europeans in the US labour market

SUZANNE MODEL and GENE A. FISHER

in Unequal Chances: Ethnic Minorities in Western Labour Markets

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780197263860
eISBN:
9780191734953
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197263860.003.0014
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

At the turn of the twenty-first century, more immigrants resided in the United States than at any time in the nation's history. Whereas in the past, most immigrants came from Europe, the bulk of the ... More


Getting Ahead: Social Mobility, Public Housing, and Immigrant Networks

Silvia Dominguez

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814720776
eISBN:
9780814785072
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814720776.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

This book tells the compelling stories of Latin-American immigrant women living in public housing in two Boston-area neighborhoods. It argues that these immigrant women parlay social ties that ... More


Land of the Cosmic Race: Race Mixture, Racism, and Blackness in Mexico

Christina A. Sue

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199925483
eISBN:
9780199332922
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199925483.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

Land of the Cosmic Race is a richly-detailed ethnographic account of the role that race and color play in organizing the lives and thoughts of mixed-race Mexicans. It presents a ... More


Epilogue The Turn of the Twenty-First Century: A National Ideological Shift?

Christina A. Sue

in Land of the Cosmic Race: Race Mixture, Racism, and Blackness in Mexico

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199925483
eISBN:
9780199332922
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199925483.003.0009
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

The epilogue provides an overview of the state of the national ideology at the turn of the twenty-first century based on an analysis of recent happenings and the position taken by Mexican government ... More


National Colors: Racial Classification and the State in Latin America

Mara Loveman

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
June 2014
ISBN:
9780199337354
eISBN:
9780199379491
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199337354.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Comparative and Historical Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

The era of official color-blindness in Latin America has come to an end. For the first time in decades, nearly every state in Latin America now asks their citizens to identify their race or ethnicity ... More


Ethnic Philosophy and Latin American Philosophy

Susana Nuccetelli

in Debating Race, Ethnicity, and Latino Identity: Jorge J. E. Gracia and His Critics

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231169448
eISBN:
9780231537728
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231169448.003.0015
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

This chapter challenges Jorge J. E. Gracia's notion of ethnic philosophy, arguing that it does not do justice to both philosophy and Latin American philosophy on two fronts: it does not present an ... More


Debating Race, Ethnicity, and Latino Identity: Jorge J. E. Gracia and His Critics

Iván Jaksic (ed.)

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231169448
eISBN:
9780231537728
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231169448.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

This book recounts a series of discussions between philosopher Jorge J. E. Gracia and fifteen prominent scholars on race, ethnicity, nationality, and Hispanic/Latino identity in the United States. ... More


Political Field Alignments

Tianna S. Paschel

in Becoming Black Political Subjects: Movements and Ethno-Racial Rights in Colombia and Brazil

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780691169385
eISBN:
9781400881079
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691169385.003.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

This chapter first sets out the book's purpose, which is to analyze the process through which blackness became legitimated as a category of political contestation in the eyes of the state and other ... More


Making Mestizajes

Tianna S. Paschel

in Becoming Black Political Subjects: Movements and Ethno-Racial Rights in Colombia and Brazil

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780691169385
eISBN:
9781400881079
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691169385.003.0002
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

This chapter analyzes the historical context of the domestic fields in which black movements emerged. It aims to highlight the magnitude of this shift from mestizaje to black rights, and to explain ... More


Black Movements in Colorblind Fields

Tianna S. Paschel

in Becoming Black Political Subjects: Movements and Ethno-Racial Rights in Colombia and Brazil

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780691169385
eISBN:
9781400881079
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691169385.003.0003
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

This chapter examines the ways in which black activists navigated the ideological terrain of the political fields of Colombia and Brazil. It considers the trajectories of black movements by drawing ... More


The Multicultural Alignment

Tianna S. Paschel

in Becoming Black Political Subjects: Movements and Ethno-Racial Rights in Colombia and Brazil

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780691169385
eISBN:
9781400881079
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691169385.003.0004
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

This chapter shows how black activists in both Colombia and Brazil lodged a robust set of demands with their respective states during the period of political instability and reform. On the one hand, ... More


The Racial Equality Alignment

Tianna S. Paschel

in Becoming Black Political Subjects: Movements and Ethno-Racial Rights in Colombia and Brazil

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780691169385
eISBN:
9781400881079
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691169385.003.0005
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

This chapter analyzes the new laws passed by Brazilian and Colombian states in the wake of the 2001 Third World Conference against Racism in Durban, South Africa. Unlike the cultural and territorial ... More


Racial Systems and the Racial Palimpsest

Angel Adams Parham

in American Routes: Racial Palimpsests and the Transformation of Race

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
March 2017
ISBN:
9780190624750
eISBN:
9780190624781
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190624750.003.0002
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

Chapter 1 provides an in-depth introduction to the Anglo-American and Latin/Caribbean racial systems—the two layers of the racial palimpsest that exists in southern Louisiana. A racial system is a ... More


Introduction

Iván Jaksić

in Debating Race, Ethnicity, and Latino Identity: Jorge J. E. Gracia and His Critics

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231169448
eISBN:
9780231537728
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231169448.003.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

This book is a collection of important exchanges between Jorge J. E. Gracia and other prominent philosophers who have engaged him in dialogue on issues relating to race, ethnicity, nationality, and ... More


The Language Prism

Ilan Stavans

in Debating Race, Ethnicity, and Latino Identity: Jorge J. E. Gracia and His Critics

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231169448
eISBN:
9780231537728
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231169448.003.0011
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

This chapter discusses Jorge J. E. Gracia's failure to look at language as a prism through which to analyze human experience, arguing that language is one of the most significant elements shaping the ... More


Hispanic/Latino Identity: A Response

Jorge J. E. Gracia

in Debating Race, Ethnicity, and Latino Identity: Jorge J. E. Gracia and His Critics

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231169448
eISBN:
9780231537728
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231169448.003.0013
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

In this chapter, Jorge J. E. Gracia responds to criticisms of his views about the question of Hispanic/Latino identity and its impact in the United States. In his book Hispanic/Latino Identity ... More


Hispanics/Latinos, Labels, and Latino Philosophy

Renzo Llorente

in Debating Race, Ethnicity, and Latino Identity: Jorge J. E. Gracia and His Critics

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231169448
eISBN:
9780231537728
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231169448.003.0014
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

This chapter challenges Jorge J. E. Gracia's views about the nature of identity, the meaning of ethnic labels, the sociology of American philosophy, individuation, and linguistic rights. It focuses ... More


Latino and Latin American Philosophy

María Cristina González and Nora Stigol

in Debating Race, Ethnicity, and Latino Identity: Jorge J. E. Gracia and His Critics

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231169448
eISBN:
9780231537728
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231169448.003.0016
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

This chapter challenges Jorge J. E. Gracia's notion of a Latino philosophy as well as of Latino philosophers. In his book Latinos in America (2008), Gracia addresses three questions that constitute ... More


Hispanics/Latinos and Philosophy: A Response

Jorge J. E. Gracia

in Debating Race, Ethnicity, and Latino Identity: Jorge J. E. Gracia and His Critics

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231169448
eISBN:
9780231537728
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231169448.003.0018
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

In this chapter, Jorge J. E. Gracia responds to various criticisms of his notion of ethnic philosophy, the use of the label “Latino philosophy” to refer to the philosophy produced both in Latin ... More


Introduction

David R. Diaz and Rodolfo D. Torres

in Latino Urbanism: The Politics of Planning, Policy and Redevelopment

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814784044
eISBN:
9780814724705
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814784044.003.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

This introductory chapter examines the race and class hierarchies embedded in Latino/a urban planning discourse. Latin Americans are a growing sector of the U.S. working class and a fragile ... More


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