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Class and society in early America

Gary B. Nash

Class and society in early America

by Gary B. Nash

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Published by Prentice-Hall in Englewood Cliffs, N.J .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Social classes -- United States,
    • United States -- Social conditions -- To 1865

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 195-200.

      Statement[by] Gary B. Nash.
      SeriesInterdisciplinary approaches to history series
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHN57 .N33
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 205 p.
      Number of Pages205
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5755992M
      ISBN 100131351036
      LC Control Number71110436

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      CHAPTER-BY-CHAPTER ANSWER KEY CHAPTER 1 ANSWERS FOR THE MULTIPLE CHOICE QUESTIONS 1. b The sociological perspective is an approach to understanding human behavior by placing it within its broader social context. (4) 2. d Sociologists consider occupation, income, education, gender, age, and race as dimensions of social location.(4)File Size: KB.   A decade-by-decade history of race and racism in America, compiled by a National Book Award Winner. the eugenics movement of the early 20th century. Intelligence and Class Structure in.

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