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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THE CASTE SITUATION : AN IDEAL TYPE Let us retrace our somewhat
circuitous and laborious steps in the attempt to arrive at a concept of caste
useable for purpose of comparative analysis . We started out with India , not
because India , in ...
There is much discussion in the South African literature on the extent to which the
Nationalist program of apartheid was something new , or merely an attempt to
consolidate an apparatus of white domination and exploitation that had been in ...
Some multiracial societies have attempted to present themselves as moving
toward democratic pluralism ( e . g . South Africa and Rhodesia ) , but such "
multiracialism ” was in fact a thinly disguised attempt to perpetuate the
domination of one ...
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The Biology of Nepotism
The Politics of Hierarchy
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