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  • ESKIMOS, CHICANOS, INDIANS: Volume IV of Children of Crisis. by Coles, Robert, M.D.
    Coles, Robert, M.D.
    ESKIMOS, CHICANOS, INDIANS: Volume IV of Children of Crisis.

    Edition: Book club edition.

    Boston: Little Brown, (1977.) dj. Hardcover - The fourth volume in this child psychiatrist's masterwork, an award-winning series which studies how children survive and adapt to changes - even violent changes - in their environment. This volume focuses three different groups of disadvanted - even oppressed - children in the United States. Based on his studies among the Eskimos in Alaska and the Pueblo and Hopi territory of New Mexico and the Rio Grande Valley. Illustrated in with full-color drawings by children. References, index. 587 pp. ISBN: 0-316-151629.

    Condition: Fine in a very good dust jacket (closed tear, some edgewear.)

    Book ID: 48266
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  • BEYOND RACE AND GENDER: Unleashing the Power of Your Total Workforce by Managing Diversity. by Thomas, R. Roosevelt Jr.
    Thomas, R. Roosevelt Jr.
    BEYOND RACE AND GENDER: Unleashing the Power of Your Total Workforce by Managing Diversity.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Amacom / American Management Association, (1991). Hardcover first edition - A book which "offers businesses a plan for managing an increasingly diverse workforce and argues the necessity of changing the roots of corporate culture." Notes, index. xv, 189 pp. ISBN: 0-814450148.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 79247
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  • Vaca, Nicolas C.
    THE PRESUMED ALLIANCE: The Unspoken Conflict Between Latinos and Blacks and What It Means for America.

    Edition: Advance Reading Copy (trade paperback format. )

    New York: Rayo (Harper Collins), (2004.). SIGNED first edition - An examination of the historical context as well as the contemporary conflicts between Latinos and African Americans, using case studies from New York, Los Angeles, Miami, Washington, D.C., Compton, and Houston. January 2003 marked a significant change in American demographics: Hispanics surpassed African Americans as the nation's largest minority. In this book, Vaca explores the presumption of a black and Hispanic political alliance, while he argues that an alliance is not feasible, since the two ethnic groups are competing for jobs, political power, and educational opportunities. The book begins with the "Hispanic tsunami," the surging growth in the American Hispanic population, and among other issues, includes an informative chapter…

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    New York: Rayo (Harper Collins), (2004.). SIGNED first edition - An examination of the historical context as well as the contemporary conflicts between Latinos and African Americans, using case studies from New York, Los Angeles, Miami, Washington, D.C., Compton, and Houston. January 2003 marked a significant change in American demographics: Hispanics surpassed African Americans as the nation's largest minority. In this book, Vaca explores the presumption of a black and Hispanic political alliance, while he argues that an alliance is not feasible, since the two ethnic groups are competing for jobs, political power, and educational opportunities. The book begins with the "Hispanic tsunami," the surging growth in the American Hispanic population, and among other issues, includes an informative chapter on a 1946 California court case involving Hispanic's access to education. Extensive notes. 227 pp.

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    Condition: SIGNED on the half title page. Fine (a new copy) in illustrated wrappers.

    Book ID: 33289
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