You are here

A History of Race Relations Research
Share

A History of Race Relations Research
First Generation Recollections


Volume: 159

August 1993 | 286 pages | SAGE Publications, Inc
Until recently, race relations research has been an understudied and stigmatized area of the social sciences. This volume traces its emergence as a central topic, highlighting the major milestones that established it as a legitimate research domain.

The contributors, key figures in the post-war development of United States race research, relate their own experiences with race and racism and the developing interest in the understanding of race as a social force, giving the reader an insider's view of the field.

John H Stanfield II
Introduction
Bob Blauner
`But Things Are Much Worse for the Negro People'
Race and Radicalism in my Life and Work  
Daniel R Fusfeld
Studying the Ghetto Economy
Milton M Gordon
From Assimilation to Human Nature (and Back)
John H Stanfield II
`Friendly Margins'
A Wonderful Afternoon With Hylan Lewis  
Lewis M Killian
A Sociologist Prospers in the Race Relations Industry
Harry H L Kitano
In Search of an Identity
Stanley Lieberson
Jews, Blacks and A Piece of the Pie
A Memoir  
Thomas F Pettigrew
How Events Shape Theoretical Frames
A Personal Statement  
Richard Robbins
From Home to HBCUs
A Sociologist's Reflections on Change and Transition in the Historically Black Colleges and Universities  
Peter I Rose
White Liberal
Some Reflections on Personal and Professional Socialization and the Field of Race Relations  
Pierre L van den Berghe
A Francophone African Encounters the Theory and Practice of American Race Relations
Frank R Westie
Race Stratification and the Culture of Legitimation

Preview this book

For instructors

This book is not available as an inspection copy. For more information contact your local sales representative.

Purchasing options

Please select a format:

ISBN: 9780803950054
£59.00
ISBN: 9780803950047
£122.00