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Product Description: The United States holds the dubious distinction of having the most unequal income distribution of any advanced industrialized nation. While other developed countries face similar challenges from globalization and technological change, none rivals America's singularly poor record for equitably distributing the benefits and burdens of recent economic shifts...read more

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9780871545855 | Russell Sage Foundation, April 15, 2007, cover price $32.50 | About this edition: The United States holds the dubious distinction of having the most unequal income distribution of any advanced industrialized nation.

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9780871545848 | Russell Sage Foundation, November 30, 2008, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: The United States holds the dubious distinction of having the most unequal income distribution of any advanced industrialized nation.

In a proposal for a liberal realignment, the author of The Source of the River assesses the mistakes of liberals over the past twenty years, outlines a new liberal political philosophy, traces liberalism's opposition, and offers a practical approach to liberal coalition-building in America.

Hardcover:

9780691123035 | Princeton Univ Pr, March 21, 2005, cover price $55.00 | About this edition: In a proposal for a liberal realignment, the author of The Source of the River assesses the mistakes of liberals over the past twenty years, outlines a new liberal political philosophy, traces liberalism's opposition, and offers a practical approach to liberal coalition-building in America.

Miscellaneous:

9781400826513 | Princeton Univ Pr, September 2, 2008, cover price $37.50

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By Sarah Babb (contributor), Mary Bernstein (contributor), Richard Breen (contributor), Karen S. Cook (editor) and Douglas S. Massey (editor)

Hardcover:

9780824322342 | 1 edition (Annual Reviews, August 1, 2008), cover price $189.00

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By Sarah Babb (contributor), Mary Bernstein (contributor), Richard Breen (contributor), Karen S. Cook (editor) and Douglas S. Massey (editor)

Hardcover:

9780824322335 | Annual Reviews, September 1, 2007, cover price $181.00

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Product Description: During the 1990s, the United States encountered an unprecedented economic upsurge. The duration and scope of this boom led many policymakers in D.C., to believe they had finally found a magic formula for sustained economic growth and seamless national development...read more
By Jere R. Behrman (editor), Douglas S. Massey (editor) and Magaly Sanchez (editor)

Hardcover:

9781412950077 | Sage Pubns, October 9, 2006, cover price $51.00 | About this edition: During the 1990s, the United States encountered an unprecedented economic upsurge.

Paperback:

9781412950084 | Sage Pubns, October 2, 2006, cover price $37.00 | About this edition: During the 1990s, the United States encountered an unprecedented economic upsurge.

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Product Description: Discussion of Mexican migration to the United States is often infused with ideological rhetoric, untested theories, and few facts. In Crossing the Border, editors Jorge Durand and Douglas Massey bring the clarity of scientific analysis to this hotly contested but under-researched topic...read more
By Jorge Durand (editor) and Douglas S. Massey (editor)

Hardcover:

9780871542885 | Russell Sage Foundation, September 1, 2004, cover price $42.50 | About this edition: Discussion of Mexican migration to the United States is often infused with ideological rhetoric, untested theories, and few facts.

Paperback:

9780871542892 | Russell Sage Foundation, August 17, 2006, cover price $22.50 | About this edition: Discussion of Mexican migration to the United States is often infused with ideological rhetoric, untested theories, and few facts.

By Sarah Babb (contributor), Mary Bernstein (contributor), Richard Breen (contributor), Karen S. Cook (editor) and Douglas S. Massey (editor)

Hardcover:

9780824322328 | Annual Reviews, August 1, 2006, cover price $175.00

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Product Description: African Americans and Latinos earn lower grades and drop out of college more often than whites or Asians. Yet thirty years after deliberate minority recruitment efforts began, we still don't know why. In The Shape of the River, William Bowen and Derek Bok documented the benefits of affirmative action for minority students, their communities, and the nation at large...read more

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9780691125978 | Princeton Univ Pr, March 27, 2006, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: African Americans and Latinos earn lower grades and drop out of college more often than whites or Asians.

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By Sarah Babb (contributor), Mary Bernstein (contributor), Richard Breen (contributor), Karen S. Cook (editor) and Douglas S. Massey (editor)

Hardcover:

9780824322311 | Annual Reviews, August 11, 2005, cover price $208.00

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Product Description: Drawing from evolutionary biology, neuroscience, and sociology, this truly interdisciplinary study explores how the drive to find social connection has shaped the size, structure, and organization of human communities from the Stone Age to the post-industrial present...read more

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9780393927276 | W W Norton & Co Inc, July 1, 2005, cover price $25.45 | About this edition: Drawing from evolutionary biology, neuroscience, and sociology, this truly interdisciplinary study explores how the drive to find social connection has shaped the size, structure, and organization of human communities from the Stone Age to the post-industrial present.

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Product Description: The twentieth century has seen immense worldwide shifts in population. Whether it is Europe to North America, the Caribbean to the United Kingdom, or East Asia to Australia, migration is one of the major factors that influences the global political and economic situation...read more

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9780199282760 | Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, April 28, 2005, cover price $80.00 | About this edition: The twentieth century has seen immense worldwide shifts in population.

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Product Description: This study offers a comprehensive, up-to-date survey of global patterns of international migration and the policies employed to manage the flows. It shows that international migration is not rooted in poverty or rapid population growth, but in the expansion and consolidation of global markets...read more
By Douglas S. Massey (editor) and J. Edward Taylor (editor)

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9780199269006 | Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, June 3, 2004, cover price $235.00 | About this edition: This study offers a comprehensive, up-to-date survey of global patterns of international migration and the policies employed to manage the flows.

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Product Description: In 1899 the great African American scholar, W.E.B. DuBois, published The Philadelphia Negro, the first systematic case study of an African American community and one of the foundations of American sociology. DuBois prophesied that the color line would be the problem of the twentieth century...read more
By Elijah Anderson (editor) and Douglas S. Massey (editor)

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9780871540546 | Russell Sage Foundation, September 1, 2001, cover price $42.50 | About this edition: In 1899 the great African American scholar, W.

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9780871540553 | Russell Sage Foundation, March 1, 2004, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: In 1899 the great African American scholar, W.

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Product Description: Migration between Mexico and the United States is part of a historical process of increasing North American integration. This process acquired new momentum with the passage of the North American Free Trade Agreement in 1994, which lowered barriers to the movement of goods, capital, services, and information...read more

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9780871545893 | Russell Sage Foundation, March 1, 2002, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Migration between Mexico and the United States is part of a historical process of increasing North American integration.

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9780871545909 | Russell Sage Foundation, September 1, 2003, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Migration between Mexico and the United States is part of a historical process of increasing North American integration.

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Product Description: African Americans and Latinos earn lower grades and drop out of college more often than whites or Asians. Yet thirty years after deliberate minority recruitment efforts began, we still don't know why. In The Shape of the River, William Bowen and Derek Bok documented the benefits of affirmative action for minority students, their communities, and the nation at large...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

Hardcover:

9780691113265 | Princeton Univ Pr, November 25, 2002, cover price $66.00 | About this edition: African Americans and Latinos earn lower grades and drop out of college more often than whites or Asians.

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Product Description: By applying systematic theoretical frameworks to detailed empirical data, Worlds in Motion provides a unique overview of not only where migration occurs, and how it works, but crucially details the major factors that influence international population movement.

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9780198294429 | Clarendon Pr, April 8, 1999, cover price $170.00 | About this edition: By applying systematic theoretical frameworks to detailed empirical data, Worlds in Motion provides a unique overview of not only where migration occurs, and how it works, but crucially details the major factors that influence international population movement.

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Product Description: This vivid study, richly illustrated with forty color photographs, offers a multilayered analysis of retablos—folk images painted on tin that are offered as votives of thanks for a miracle granted or a favor bestowed—created by Mexican migrants to the United States...read more

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9780816514717 | Reprint edition (Univ of Arizona Pr, April 1, 1995), cover price $52.00 | About this edition: This vivid study, richly illustrated with forty color photographs, offers a multilayered analysis of retablos—folk images painted on tin that are offered as votives of thanks for a miracle granted or a favor bestowed—created by Mexican migrants to the United States.

Paperback:

9780816514977 | Reprint edition (Univ of Arizona Pr, April 1, 1995), cover price $27.95 | About this edition: This vivid study, richly illustrated with forty color photographs, offers a multilayered analysis of retablos—folk images painted on tin that are offered as votives of thanks for a miracle granted or a favor bestowed—created by Mexican migrants to the United States.

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Product Description: This powerful and disturbing book clearly links persistent poverty among blacks in the United States to the unparalleled degree of deliberate segregation they experience in American cities.American Apartheid shows how the black ghetto was created by whites during the first half of the twentieth century in order to isolate growing urban black populations...read more

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9780674018204 | Harvard Univ Pr, March 1, 1993, cover price $52.00 | About this edition: Argues that segregation has continued in housing

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9780674018211 | Reprint edition (Harvard Univ Pr, September 1, 1994), cover price $32.00 | About this edition: This powerful and disturbing book clearly links persistent poverty among blacks in the United States to the unparalleled degree of deliberate segregation they experience in American cities.

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Product Description: Return to Aztlan analyzes the social process of international migration through an intensive study of four carefully chosen Mexican communities. The book combines historical, anthropological, and survey data to construct a vivid and comprehensive picture of the social dynamics of contemporary Mexican migration to the United States...read more

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9780520060791 | Univ of California Pr, November 1, 1987, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: Return to Aztlan analyzes the social process of international migration through an intensive study of four carefully chosen Mexican communities.

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9780520069701 | Reprint edition (Univ of California Pr on Demand, March 1, 1990), cover price $33.95 | About this edition: Return to Aztlan analyzes the social process of international migration through an intensive study of four carefully chosen Mexican communities.

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