The Ethnic Phenomenon
A gem of a book for scholars in race and ethnic relations and sociobiology. . . . Van den Berghe analyzes various forms that race and ethnic relations have displayed including colonial empires, slavery, middleman minorities, caste systems, and assimilation. The causes and consequences of these systems are brilliantly teased out employing historical and crosscultural examples. Libraries with any work at all on race and ethnic relations or sociobiology should acquire this book. Choice
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arms , it first became incorporated into the sphere of influence of the Transvaal
Republic , and then it became a British High Commission Territory ( in effect , a
protectorate ) after the Boer defeat in the War of 1899 – 1902 . After some three ...
A colony , in the sense of a political dependency of a “ mother country " ( note the
kin terminology ) acquired by a process of both settlement and conquest , is a
special meaning that became more widespread with the maritime expansion of ...
The third generation became overwhelmingly monolingual in English and began
to intermarry extensively . Since assimilation was a virtual prerequisite for upward
social mobility , assimilation and acculturation became symbols of successful ...
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