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Title Is racism a serious problem? / Aarti D. Stephens, book editor.

Imprint Detroit : Greenhaven Press, c2009.


Location Call No. Status
 Fort Knox HS Nonfiction  305.8 IS    CHECK SHELF
 Humphreys HS Nonfiction  305.8 IS    CHECK SHELF
 Vilseck HS Nonfiction  305.8 IS    CHECK SHELF
Description 126 p. ; 24 cm.
Series At issue. Social issues
At issue. Social issues.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 116-119) and index.
Contents Prejudice is a natural tendency that may be overcome / Mark Buchanan -- The perception of racism has eclipsed actual racism / Shelby Steele -- Diversity cannot be mandated to communities / James Q. Wilson -- Environmental harm disproportionately impacts the poor and minorities / Leyla Kokmen -- Racism is a significant problem in the penal system / Stuart Taylor, Jr. -- African Americans are disadvantaged due to poverty and inequality / Michael B. Katz and Mark J. Stern -- Latinos face discrimination based on false health concerns / Geraldo Rivera -- The War on Terrorism has increased bias against Muslims / Peter W. Singer -- School desegregation needs improvement / Gary Orfield, Erica Frankenberg, and Liliana M. Garces -- Affirmative action should be changed / Peter H. Schuck -- Science is sometimes used to justify racism / William H. Tucker -- Reparations for African Americans must move forward / Crystal L. Keels.
Subject Racism.
Racism -- United States.
Added Author Stephens, Aarti D.
ISBN 9780737744163 (hardcover)
0737744162 (hardcover)
9780737744170 (pbk.)
0737744170 (pbk.)

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