Provides a concise introduction to race and ethnicity in the United States This concise topical introduction to race and ethnicity in the U.S. explores prejudice, discrimination, immigration, ethnicity, and religion in their historical and current contexts. Race and Ethnicity in the United States provides the most current information possible to document the patterns in intergroup relations in the U.S. This eighth edition has reflects relevant scholarly findings in a variety of disciplines including, economics, anthropology, law, and communication sciences. Six main topics are covered: Theories and concepts in race and ethnicity, Prejudice, Discrimination, Immigration in the U.S., Religion, and The diverse population of the U.S REVEL from Pearson is an immersive learning experience designed for the way today's student read, think, and learn. REVEL modernizes familiar and respected course content with dynamic media interactives and assessments, and empowers educators to increase engagement in the course, better connecting with students. The result is increased student engagement and improved learning. REVEL for Schaefer's Race and Ethnicity in the United States, 8/e will be available for Fall 2014 classes. A better teaching and learning experience This program will provide a better teaching and learning experience-for you and your students. Here's how: * Immersive Learning Experiences with REVEL: REVEL delivers immersive learning experiences designed for the way today's students read, think, and learn. * Improve Critical Thinking: Review Questions and Critical Thinking Questions at the end of each chapter help to reinforce key points and encourage students to think more deeply about the key topics of the chapter. * Supportive Pedagogical Tools: The student-friendly pedagogy in every chapter and at the end of the book accompanied by an unparalleled visual program of figures, political cartoons, images, and tables clearly explains each topic. * Explore Theory: Research Focus boxed features highlight relevant research in the subject area of each chapter. * Support Instructors: An Instructor's Manual, Test Bank, and PowerPoints support instructors class preparation, leaving more time to focus on their students.Reseña del editor:
NOTE: You are purchasing a standalone product; MySocLab(R) does not come packaged with this content. If you would like to purchase both the physical text and MySocLab search for 013412698X / 9780134126982 Race and Ethnicity in the United States plus MySocLab for Race and Ethnicity - Access Card Package, 8/e Package consists of: *0205896383 / 9780205896387 Race and Ethnicity in the United States, 8/e *0133842983 / 9780133842982 MySocLab for Race and Ethnicity Access Card MySocLab should only be purchased when required by an instructor. For courses in Race and Ethnic Relations A History of Misunderstanding: Race and Ethnicity in the United States Race and Ethnicity in the United States explores the complex history of cultural differences in a nation comprised of immigrants. By examining major themes of multiculturalism, discrimination, injustice, and diversity, the text explores the historical patterns of our country's treatment of people of different faiths, colors, and cultures. The Eighth Edition discusses recent 21st century phenomena in diversity and immigration in the United States, including the rising number of Latino and Asian American youth and the continued discrimination of Native American populations. Providing a broad yet current assessment of our nation's immigration and multicultural patterns, the text serves as a comprehensive source for racial and ethnic studies. Also Available with MySocLab MySocLab for Race and Ethnicity courses extends learning online, engaging students and improving results. Media resources with assignments bring concepts to life, and offer students opportunities to practice applying what they've learned. And the Writing Space helps educators develop and assess concept mastery and critical thinking through writing, quickly and easily. Please note: this version of MySocLab does not include an eText. Race and Ethnicity in the United States, Eighth Edition is also available via REVEL(TM), an immersive learning experience designed for the way today's students read, think, and learn.
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