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MindTap Sociology, Enhanced for Race and Ethnic Relations: American and Global Perspectives 10th Edition

Martin N. Marger

  • Available January 2018
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Overview

MindTap Sociology, Enhanced for Marger's Race and Ethnic Relations: American and Global Perspectives, 10th Edition is the digital learning solution that powers students from memorization to mastery. It gives you complete control of your course--to provide engaging content, to challenge every individual and to build their confidence. Empower students to accelerate their progress with MindTap. MindTap: Powered by You. MindTap gives you complete ownership of your content and learning experience. Customize the interactive syllabi, emphasize the most important topics and add your own material or notes in the ebook.

Martin N. Marger, Michigan State University

Martin N. Marger received his bachelor's degree from the University of Miami, his master's degree from Florida State University, and his doctorate from Michigan State University. In addition to his research and writing in the field of race and ethnic relations, his work includes studies in social inequality and political sociology. He is also the author of SOCIAL INEQUALITY: PATTERNS AND PROCESSES.
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Preface.
About the Author.
Part I: THE NATURE OF ETHNIC RELATIONS.
1. Introduction: Some Basic Concepts.
2. Ethnic Stratification: Majority and Minority.
3. Tools of Dominance: Prejudice and Discrimination.
4. Patterns of Ethnic Relations: Assimilation and Pluralism.
Part II: ETHNICITY IN THE UNITED STATES.
5. Immigration and the Foundations of the American Ethnic Hierarchy.
6. Native Americans.
7. African Americans.
8. Hispanic Americans.
9. Asian Americans.
10. White Ethnic Americans.
11. Jewish Americans.
12. Arab Americans.
13. The Changing Context of American Race and Ethnic Relations: Current and Future Issues.
Part III: ETHNIC RELATIONS IN COMPARATIVE PERSPECTIVE.
14. South Africa: Society in Transition.
15. Brazil: Racial and Ethnic Democracy?
16. Canada: Ethnic Model of the Future?
17. Global Issues of Ethnic Conflict and Changes.
Glossary.
References.
Index.
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“MindTap definitely helped students be more prepared for lectures, because they engaged with the content before they came to class.”

“Students’ learning improved dramatically, and their grades improved by a full letter – from a C- to a B- average. I’ve never seen anything like this.”

“With MindTap, it’s so simple to find out which students are struggling in class. You pull up the analytics window and the students who are outliers are clearly identified in the lower left-hand quadrant.”

“There is a clear connection between those who are doing very well in the class and those who are enrolled in MindTap. They are paying better attention to deadlines and planning better for their semester. Those using MindTap regularly are definitely more engaged.”

“I was awed because so many of my students earned an ‘A’ or ‘A-’ on the final exam. And students gave the MindTap intro class higher ratings than they gave my traditional intro class. I’m convinced that the higher course ratings and grades were, in large part, a result of students’ engagement.”

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“Once I started using MindTap I loved it. In fact, the students had so much success with it I actually expanded my pilot project, and I now use it in all of my classes.”

Cengage provides a range of supplements that are updated in coordination with the main title selection. For more information about these supplements, contact your Learning Consultant.

FOR INSTRUCTORS

Online Instructor's Manual with Test Bank

ISBN: 9781285763330
This fully updated and revised supplement contains a chapter outline, key terms, lecture ideas, questions for discussion, Internet and InfoTrac activities, student activities, and additional resources. It also details what is new in the Tenth Edition of the textbook. Martin Marger has compiled a list of suggested readings for every chapter, which is now included in the instructor's manual. The test bank contains thirty-five to forty multiple choice and fifteen essay questions per chapter. The instructor's manual and test bank are available for download on the instructor companion website.

Online PowerPoint®

ISBN: 9781285763347
Enhance your lectures with these PowerPoint® slides, fully updated and revised for the Tenth Edition of the textbook. The slides include a comprehensive outline of key concepts, figures and tables from the book, discussion questions, and “quick quiz” multiple-choice questions to get your students interacting with the material. The PowerPoint® slides are available for download on the instructor companion website.

CourseMate Instant Access

ISBN: 9781285763392
The CourseMate for Marger's RACE AND ETHNIC RELATIONS, 10TH EDITION brings course concepts to life with interactive learning, study, and exam preparation tools that support the printed textbook. CourseMate includes an integrated eBook, glossaries, flashcards, quizzes and more-as well as EngagementTracker, a first-of-its-kind tool that monitors student engagement in the course. The accompanying instructor website, available through login.cengage.com, offers access to password-protected resources such as an electronic version of the instructor's manual, test bank files, and presentation slides. CourseMate can be bundled with the student text. Contact your Cengage sales representative for information on getting access to CourseMate.

FOR STUDENTS

CourseMate Instant Access

ISBN: 9781285763392
The CourseMate for Marger's RACE AND ETHNIC RELATIONS, 10TH EDITION brings course concepts to life with interactive learning, study, and exam preparation tools that support the printed textbook. Access an integrated eBook, glossaries, flashcards, quizzes, and more in the CourseMate for Marger's RACE AND ETHNIC RELATIONS, 10TH EDITION. Go to CengageBrain.com to register or purchase access.