ERIC Number: ED052275
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1971-Apr
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Better Than You: Social Discrimination Against Minorities in America.
This book focuses on the following areas of human relations: "The backgrounds of ethnic snobbery," including the shocks of mass immigration, the blacks and the orientals, master races and noble ancestors, and fencing out the Jews; "Discrimination at resorts"; "Prep school and campus"; "Discrimination in housing," including the fight for quality housing, problems of blacks still in the ghetto, and the showdown in suburbia; "Clubs: the last bastion," including patterns of bias, Jewish clubs and their hangups, miscellaneous legal problems, and action taken by public figures to point the way; and, "The future of social discrimination." (JM)
Descriptors: Bias, Blacks, Chinese Americans, Ethnic Groups, Jews, Minority Groups, Religious Discrimination, Social Bias, Social Class, Social Discrimination, Social Integration, Social Relations, Social Structure, Socioeconomic Status, United States History
Institute of Human Relations Press, 165 East 56 Street, New York, N.Y. 10022 ($1.00)
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Sponsor: Maurice and Laura Falk Foundation, Pittsburgh, PA.
Authoring Institution: American Jewish Committee, New York, NY.