Two concepts in two countries: race and migration

Tom Clark, Robert D. Putnam and Edward Fieldhouse

in The Age of Obama

Published by Manchester University Press

Published in print March 2010 | ISBN: 9780719082771
Published online July 2012 | e-ISBN: 9781781702901 | DOI:
Two concepts in two countries: race and migration

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This chapter summarises the diversity in the United States and in Britain. It establishes the number and the nature of the minorities in both countries, and compares the distinct way that race and immigration is thought about in each country. The chapter also provides data on race and migration, and demonstrates a newly definitive picture of working and living conditions.

Keywords: diversity; minorities; United States; Britain; race; immigration; migration; working conditions; living conditions

Chapter.  5824 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: US Politics

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