ERIC Number: ED200676
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980
Reference Count: 0
Civil Rights Issues of Euro-Ethnic Americans in the United States: Opportunities and Challenges. A Consultation Sponsored by the United States Commission on Civil Rights, Chicago, Illinois, December 3, 1979.
Commission on Civil Rights, Washington, DC.
This is the report of a two-day consultation held by the United States Commission on Civil Rights concerning the civil rights issues that concern Americans of eastern and southern European background ("Euro-ethnic" Americans). Contributors to the volume include representatives of various ethnic groups and leaders of ethnic organizations. Broad areas discussed, all in relation to ethnicity, include housing, employment, education, social services, communications and media, and intergovernmental relations. Also considered are issues that relate to Euro-ethnic women, particularly those of the working class, in the United States. Individual papers are followed by discussions by consultation participants. (GC)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Commission on Civil Rights, Washington, DC.
Identifiers: Euro Americans
Note: For abstracts of individual papers, see UD 021 325-334. For an additional paper presented at this consultation, see ED 183 439.