Introduction and Overview:
U.S. Census Bureau. “Nation’s Population One-Third Minority.” U.S.
Census Bureau News. May 10, 2006. http://www.census.gov/Press-Release/www/releases/archives/population/006808.html.
David Hollinger, “Postethnic America.” In Norman R. Yetman,
ed. Majority and Minority: The Dynamics of Race and Ethnicity in American
Life (Boston: Allyn and Bacon, 6th edition, 1999);
Douglas S. Massey, “The
New Immigration and Ethnicity in the United States.” In Yetman,
Majority and Minority.
Correspondents of The New York Times and Joseph
Lelyveld, How Race is Lived in America: Pulling Together, Pulling Apart.
(New York: Times Books, 2001).
Herbert J. Gans, “Acculturation,
Assimilation, and Mobility.” Ethnic and Racial Studies 30:1 (January
4. Indigenous Peoples: Native Americans:
Stella U. Ogunwole, “We the People: American Indians and Alaska
Natives in the United States.” Census 2000 Special Reports (February
at the Crossroads of American Studies.” Special joint issue
of American Studies 46:3/4 (Fall/Winter 2005) and Indigenous Studies
1 (Fall 2005/Spring 2006). See especially the articles by Russell
American Demographic and Tribal Survival into the Twenty-first Century”;
Erich Steinman, “The Contemporary Revival and Diffusion of
Indigenous Sovereignty Discourse”; and Jessica R. Cattelino, “Tribal
Gaming and Indigenous Sovereignty, with Notes from Seminole Country.”
E. Wilkins, American Indian Politics and the American Political System.
(Boulder, CO: Rowman and Littlefield, 2002). Philip Deloria, Playing
Indian (New Haven: Yale University Press, 1998).
5. Indigenous Peoples: Native Hawaiians:
J. Kehaulani Kaunanui, “The Multiplicity of Hawaiian Sovereignty
Claims and the Struggle for Meaningful Autonomy.” Comparative
American Studies 3:3, (2005) 283—289.
Sally Engle Merry, "Law
and Identity in an American Colony." in Law and Empire in the
Pacific, co-edited by Sally Engle Berry and Donald Brenneis. (Santa
Fe, NM: School of American Research Press, 2004).
Cummings Losch, “Hawaiian Issues.” The Contemporary Pacific
Davianana Pomaika’i McGregor, Na Kua’aina:
Living Hawaiian Culture. Honolulu: University of Hawai’I Press,
Jonathan Kamakawiwo’ole Osorio “’What Kine
Hawaiian Are You?’ A Mo’olelo about Nationhood, Race,
History, and the Contemporary Movement in Hawai’i.” The
Contemporary Pacific 13:2 (2001).
Rona Tamiko Halualani, In the Name
of Hawaiians: Native Identities and Cultural Politics. (Minneapolis:
University of Minnesota Press, 2002).
6-7. European Americans:
Roger Daniels, Coming to America: A History of Immigration and Ethnicity in American
Life (New York: Harper Perennial, 2nd ed., 2002).
Matthew Frye Jacobson, Whiteness
of a Different Color: European Immigrants and the Alchemy of Race. (Cambridge:
Harvard University Press, 1998).
Joe Feagin, Racist America: Roots, Current
Realities, and Future Reparations (Routledge, 2000).
Pamela Perry, Shades of
White: White Kids and Racial Identities in High School. (Durham, NC: Duke University
8-9. African Americans:
Jesse D. McKinnon and Claudette E. Bennett, “We the People:
Blacks in the United States.” Census 2000 Special Reports (August
American Community—Blacks: 2004.” The American Community
Survey Reports. (February 2007): http://www.census.gov/prod/2007pubs/acs-04.pdf.
Norman R. Yetman, “’Black Monday’: Brown v. Board
of Education and the Significance of Race in American Life.” In
Hanna Waldinger, ed., Transitions: Race, Culture, and Change and
the Dynamics of Change (Vienna: Lit Verlag GmbH & Co., 2006).
Richard Kluger, “Visible Man: Fifty Years After Brown.” Chapter
27 In Kluger, Simple Justice: The History of Brown v. Board of Edcucation
and Black America’s Struggle for Equality (New York: Vintage
Books, 2nd ed., 2006).
“On Race.” Special issue of Daedalus:
Journal of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences (Winter 2005).
Jennifer Lee and Frank D. Bean, “America’s Changing Color
Lines: Immigration, Race/Ethnicity, and Multiracial Identification” Annual
Review of Sociology. 30 (2004).
U.S. Census Bureau. “The American Community—Hispanics:
2004.” The American Community Survey Reports. (February 2007):
“Three Sisters”: a series of 3 New York Times articles on 3 sisters
who migrate from Mexico to the United States: http://www.nytimes.com/ref/us/three_sisters.html.
Roberto Suro, Strangers Among Us: Latino Lives in a Changing America (New York:
Vintage Books, 1999).
Marcelo M Suarez-Orozco and Mariela Paez, eds., Latinos:
Remaking America (Berkeley, University of California Press, 2002).
11. Asian Americans:
U.S. Census Bureau. “The American Community—Asians,
2004.” The American Community Survey Reports. (February 2007).
Eric Liu, The Accidental
Asian (New York: Vintage Books, 1999). Mia Tuan, Forever Foreigner
or Honorary Whites? The Asian Ethnic Experience Today (New Brunswick,
NJ: Rutgers University Press, 1999).
Frank H. Wu, Yellow: Race
in America Beyond Black and White (New York: Basic Books, 2002).
Numerous articles in the Journal of Asian American Studies.
Catherine Albanese, American Religions and Religion. (Belmont, CA: Wadsworth,
2007). Diana Eck, A New Religious America: How a “Christian Country” Has
Become the World’s Most Religiously Diverse Nation (San Francisco:
13. Social Inequality:
New York Times and Bill Keller, Class
Matters. (New York: Times Books, 2005).