London : Institute for the Study of the Americas, University of London, School of Advanced Study, 2007.
xviii, 382 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
Formatted Contents Note
The Three Americas: reflections on America's Americans in regional context / William Frey Through the prism of demographics: America's political scene / Rhodes Cook Population Matters in Native America / Joy Porter Inventing the matron: American women redefine middle age / Jay Kleinberg From exile community to hy-society: Cuban-American literature and cultural identity / Annabel Cox The continuing significance of race and ethnicity / Natasha Warikoo Living together, living apart: racial and ethnic integration in metropolitan neighborhoods, 1970-2000 / David Fasenfest and Jason Booza Integrating new Americans / Bill Ong Hing Demographic change and concentrated poverty in rural America / Kenneth Johnson and Daniel Lichter Social change, families, and values: morality politics in contemporary America / Christopher Bailey Native American self-determination: from Nixon to Reagan / Dean Kotlowski Race, class, age and punitive segregation: prisons and prison populations in the contemporary United States / Vivien Miller The shifting politics of immigration reform / Andrew Wroe The Cuban Adjustment Act and immigration from Cuba / Jessica Gibbs Urban electoral coalitions in an age of immigration: time and place in the 2001 and 2005 Los Angeles mayoral primaries / Raphael Sonenshein and Mark H. Drayse California and the third great demographic transition: immigrant incorporation, ethnic change, and population aging, 1970-2030 / Dowell Myers.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references.