This is the paperback variation of a globally well-known sourcebook on race and ethnic family members. it's been assembled by means of a world-class staff of overseas students led by means of Ellis Cashmore to supply an authoritative, single-volume reference paintings on all features of race and ethnic experiences. From Aboriginal Australians to xenophobia, Nelson Mandela to Richard Wagner, sexuality to racial profiling, the Encyclopedia is equipped alphabetically and displays cultural variety in an international context. The entries diversity from succinct four hundred be aware definitions to in-depth 2000 observe essays to supply finished insurance of:

  • all the major phrases, ideas and debates
  • important figures, either old and modern
  • landmark instances
  • historical events.

Although unafraid to interact with state-of-the-art theory, it is uncluttered by way of jargon and has been written in a lucid, 'facts-fronted' type to supply an obtainable creation to race and ethnic reviews. together with a brand new creation and completely cross-referenced index with so much entries through annotated updated feedback for extra analyzing to steer the person to the foremost assets, the publication is already proven because the authoritative sourcebook utilized by scholars, students, legal professionals, newshounds, participants of the worrying professions and lots of different teams interested in race and ethnic affairs.

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