Category Archives: Minority Studies

Essays on the Anthropology of Reason

Format: Paperback

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 12.05 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

Respondents are “consistently more concerned” about wealth gaps and offer greater support for proposals targeting wealth gaps than they do for gaps in achievement between white and minority students. It’s not just good for the economy of the US to restart the economic engines from this region, it’s also damn good politics for a progressive minority democrat politician looking for a second term. These first-generation and 1.5 generation students are likely to feel a strong obligation to honor the cultural codes of their home communities.

Women with Disabilities: Essays in Psychology, Culture, and

Format: Print Length

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 14.67 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

Witkin and others (1954) discovered that females are less able than males to disregard the visual field in which a perceptual pattern they are trying to grasp is embedded. In the twentieth century, we saw huge population movements caused by two world wars; revolutions in Spain, Hungary, and Cuba; the partition of British India; conflicts in Southeast Asia, Korea, and Central America; and the confrontation between Arabs and Israelis. Lascu et al. (1996) compared values across age and gender groups between Polish and Romanian consumers.

Ancestral Voices: Oral Ritual Texts and their Social

Format: Paperback

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 12.68 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

Abstract: This project was designed to bridge the gap between the community and the public schools. Algorithms have taken hold over our lives whether we appreciate it or not. ISSN 0160-7715 The Sentencing Project (2008) Disparity By Geography The War on Drugs in America’s Cities. They all form the environment of social systems. COTA also maintains a census tract map with overlays showing minority census tracts, transit routes, and major destinations.

The Pioneer Mothers of America: A Record of the More Notable

Format: Paperback

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 5.24 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

Rosenshine and Stevens (1986) argue that explicit teaching is Suggested Citation: "7 Studies of School and Classroom Effectiveness." Writing in the January/February 2004 issue of The IRE Journal, D'Vera Cohn of The Washington Post cautioned fellow reporters about ways the data can go wrong: Uneven response rates. Yet if the selection of the schools is not formulaic, but part of a careful review process, one can give a preference to those schools even if the students at those schools are drawn primarily from a minority population.

The Middle of Everywhere Helping Refugees Enter the American

Format: Paperback

Language:

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 13.07 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

Relatedly, suicide occurs at alarmingly high levels. (Indian Health Service, 1997). Private and public sector managers: An empirical investigation of job characteristics and organizational climate. S. who reported American and no other ancestry increased from 12.4 million in 1990 to 20.2 million in 2000. The study also explores one specific teaching and assessment strategy known as the Socratic Method. The result of such a profile suggests that, over time, Kenyans may have developed biological traits that would give them an advantage in the longer distances where they have been so successful.

Rich Get Richer and the Poor Get Prison, The: Ideology,

Format: Paperback

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 6.20 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

Managers can assume that if their system shows coordination now, it will show coordination in the future. c. In the inner city of Los Angeles, gang and drug-related homicides are common. Care has to be taken with LinkedIn or Facebook links also. Moynihan, then assistant secretary of labor and one of a new class of government social scientists, was among the worriers, as he puzzled over his charts.

Working in America: An Eyewitness History

Format: Library Binding

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 5.17 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

Practical activities focus on the service, diagnosis and repair of transport-truck steering systems, steering axles, manual and power steering gears, hydraulic steering systems (off-road), suspension systems and truck frames. W.; Matsumoto, M.; Chang, D.; and You, M. A similar proportion also agreed 'that if people from a particular ethnic background want to mix mainly with themselves, they should not be criticised for doing so' although the overseas born were slightly less likely to support this position than the Australian born. - three quarters considered that Australia was a tolerant society although the overseas born were slightly more likely to do so than the Australian born.

White Trash: Race and Class in America

Format: Print Length

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 7.81 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

Methods We searched PubMed, EMBASE, CINAHL, PsycINFO and the Cochrane Library and from their inception through February 2015. The children of these workers make up a disproportionate number of the children in poverty: 24.8 percent of all children of the native-born working poor live in households headed by a high school dropout. These communities combine students’ academic life with their social life in multiple ways. Under the leadership of Secretary Elaine L. Bivariate analyses were used to examine demographic differences in fruit preferences, including t-tests and ANOVA models.

Irish-American Landmarks: A Traveler's Guide (Visible Ink

Format: Paperback

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 12.32 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

UNSPECIFIED. (2014) Early Childhood Investments Substantially Boost Adult Health. As Dolezal daringly redefines ethnic identity, she is bringing momentum to issues of transracial identities. CRS services are confidential, neutral, and free of charge. In order to be successful, treatment must address factors that can be changed (e.g., dynamic factors) and that are directly related to an individual's criminal behavior (criminogenic).

Black Frankenstein: The Making of an American Metaphor

Format: Print Length

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 12.45 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

School and community contexts, relevant histories with specific populations of students, and the perceptions of key players—students, teachers, administrators, and parents—are prominently featured in articles and technical reports, as are detailed and sophisticated studies of classroom learning and discourse environments. Blacks constituted 27% of offenders sentenced in federal court in 2006 for powder cocaine offenses and 81.8% of offenders sentenced for crack cocaine offenses.