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The Naxalites and their Ideology

Rabindra Ray.

April 2012; published online September 2012.

Book. Subjects: race and ethnicity. 292 pages.

The Naxalite beginnings are by now history, and not a little nostalgia tinges the memory of these dreaded events. The leaders, the organizers, the spine, and the continuity of the movement...

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One Nation, Uninsured

Jill Quadagno.

October 2006; published online May 2012.

Book. Subjects: race and ethnicity. 288 pages.

Every industrial nation in the world guarantees its citizens access to essential health care services—every country, that is, except the United States. In fact, one in eight Americans—43...

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Sociology

Edited by Janeen Baxter.

Published online July 2011.

Research Guide. Subjects: sociology; comparative and historical sociology; economic sociology; gender and sexuality; health, illness, and medicine; population and demography; race and ethnicity; social movements and social change; social stratification, inequality, and mobility; social theory.

Made up of a rapidly expanding range of articles written by distinguished international scholars, this dynamic, continuously updated online resource offers exclusive authoritative research...

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Racism

Ali Rattansi.

March 2007; published online September 2013.

Book. Subjects: race and ethnicity. 208 pages.

Racism: A Very Short Introduction incorporates the latest research to demystify the subject and to explore its history, science, and culture. But what actually is race? How has racism come...

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National Colors

Mara Loveman.

July 2014; published online June 2014.

Book. Subjects: comparative and historical sociology; race and ethnicity. 384 pages.

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...

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Land of the Cosmic Race

Christina A. Sue.

February 2013; published online September 2013.

Book. Subjects: race and ethnicity. 256 pages.

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...

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Ethnic Boundary Making

Andreas Wimmer.

January 2013; published online May 2013.

Book. Subjects: race and ethnicity. 288 pages.

The book introduces a new theory that overcomes essentializing approaches to ethnicity all the while avoiding the pitfalls of excessive constructivism. It suggests understanding...

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Transcending Racial Barriers

Michael O. Emerson and George Yancey.

December 2010; published online May 2012.

Book. Subjects: race and ethnicity. 184 pages.

Despite recent progress against racial inequalities, American society continues to produce attitudes and outcomes that reinforce the racial divide. This book offers a fresh perspective on...

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Beyond Loving

Amy C. Steinbugler.

August 2012; published online September 2012.

Book. Subjects: race and ethnicity. 239 pages.

This book examines interracial intimacy in the beginning of the twenty-first century, an era rife with racial contradictions in which interracial relationships are increasingly seen as...

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Sorry I Don't Dance

Maxine Leeds Craig.

November 2013; published online January 2014.

Book. Subjects: gender and sexuality; race and ethnicity. 256 pages.

Why do so many men in the United States refuse to dance? The answer reveals a great deal about masculinity, sexuality, and race. The book examines the past as well as the present. Drawing...

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