ERIC Number: EJ440076
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
Reference Count: 0
What We Call Ourselves: Implications for Resources, Policy, and Practice.
Asamoah, Yvonne; And Others
Journal of Multicultural Social Work, v1 n1 p7-22 1991
Explores confusion over what major ethnic groups call themselves, as well as social, political, and economic implications of changing ethnic terminology. Discusses ramifications of labels for ethnic or racial identity, group solidarity, racial and ethnic relations, and distribution of resources for education and other societal needs. Contains 27 references. (SV)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Based on a colloquium convened in April 1989 in New York City to explore the ramifications of racial and ethnic labeling.