Class in America: Class and Race, 1st Edition

  • Duchess Harris
  • Laura K. Murray
  • Published By: ABDO Publishing
  • ISBN-10: 1532152965
  • ISBN-13: 9781532152962
  • DDC: 305.50973
  • Grade Level Range: 6th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 112 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2019 | Published/Released March 2020
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2019

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This book examines how African Americans, Native Americans, and other groups have grappled with class structures in American society, studying the ways in which racism has shaped those structures and continues to do so today. Features include a glossary, references, websites, source notes, and an index. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Essential Library is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Fighting for Flint.
2: This Land Is Our Land.
3: Slavery to Citizenship.
4: All in the Neighborhood.
5: The Changing Face of America.
6: Closing the Gaps.
7: Law Enforcement.
8: Politics and Power.
9: Divided Or United?.
Essential Facts.
Additional Resources.
Source Notes.
About the Authors.