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The cultural and historical contributions of American minorities

Buffalo (N.Y.). Public Schools. Division of Curriculum Evaluation and Development

The cultural and historical contributions of American minorities

a bibliography

by Buffalo (N.Y.). Public Schools. Division of Curriculum Evaluation and Development

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Published by The Division in Buffalo .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Minorities -- United States -- Bibliography

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index

    StatementBuffalo Public Schools, Division of Curriculum Evaluation and Development
    GenreBibliography
    The Physical Object
    Pagination41 p. ;
    Number of Pages41
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22785401M

    Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Minorities in American history by William Loren Katz, , Watts edition, in English Minorities in American : William Loren Katz.   Minorities in American history Item Preview remove-circle Traces in six volumes the history and contributions of minority groups in the United States from the arrival of the first settlers to the present Internet Archive Books. Scanned in :

    Hence, this course is designed in significant part to take a broad look at the ideology of race and cultural diversity in America’s past and present. The primary focus is on the historical and social relationships among European Americans, Native Americans, African /5(14). These historic minorities were ignored in those publications in favor of the more illustrious, the more wealthy, the more mainstream citizenry. The contributions of members of those minorities to the formation of our nation, state and local community were no less worthy of recording, and records of their lives are now highly prized.

    Abstract: The standard account of American immigration focuses on the acculturation and assimilation of immigrants and their children to American society. This analysis typically ignores the signi½cant con-tributions of immigrants to the creation of American culture through the performing arts, sciences, and other cultural by: 7. Pervasive ethnic and racial disparities in education follow a pattern in which African-American, American Indian, Latino and Southeast Asian groups underperform academically, relative to Caucasians and other Asian-Americans. are reflected in test scores assessing academic achievement, such as reading and mathematics; percentages of those.


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