Constructing Borders Crossing Boundaries: Race, Ethnicity, by Caroline B. Brettell, Alexander X. Byrd, Cynthia Feliciano,

By Caroline B. Brettell, Alexander X. Byrd, Cynthia Feliciano, Norma Fuentes, Alana Hackshaw, David Hernandez, Jamillah Karim, Mariel Rose, Johanna Shih, Zulema Valdez, Aviva Zeltzer-Zubida

The essays during this quantity take on the development and importance of race and ethnicity as boundary-making procedures between varied immigrant populations within the usa. Race and ethnicity can either unite and divide. the person students contributing to this quantity version, set up, and clarify notions of "borders" and "boundaries" in a variety of methods, yet jointly they emphasize the fluidity of racial and ethnic identities which are formed, negotiated, and contested in particular contexts and occasions. developing Borders/Crossing barriers additionally captures the variety of areas within which ethnicity and race turn into salient--the collage, the immigrant enclave, the penitentiary, the paintings position, the nightclub, or even the trans-Atlantic passage. This interdisciplinary paintings gains essays on a various diversity of immigrant populations from previous to give and should curiosity students from throughout disciplines.

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Williams, Brackette F. 1989. ” Annual Review of Anthropology 18: 401–44. Winant, Howard. 1995. ” Pp. 50–76 in The Bubbling Cauldron: Race, Ethnicity and the Urban Crisis, ed. Michael Peter Smith and Joe R. Feagin. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press. Zuhniser, Steven S. 2000. ” Pp. 242–76 in Immigration Research for a New Century: Multidisciplinary Perspectives, ed. Nancy Foner, Ruben G. Rumbaut, and Steven J. Gold. New York: Russell Sage Foundation. I RACE AND ETHNICITY Categories, Labels, and the Construction of Identity Introduction to Part I The two chapters in this section address the topic of how racial and ethnic categories are constructed.

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