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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Phenotype seems much more salient a criterion of acceptance in some countries
than others ( the Japanese , for instance , seem much more racist than the
Chinese , thought both are about equally ethnocentric ) . However , I would
expect that ...
or businessmen in countries like Argentina and Peru , for instance , are notorious
for continuing to send their children to private German - medium schools and for
persisting in speaking German after several generations in Latin America .
Israel proclaimed its independence , May 14 , 1948 , and was immediately
recognized by most Western countries and the Soviet Union . It was jointly
attacked by all its Arab neighbors , and a protracted War of Independence ( 1948
– 1949 ) ...
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