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Choosing Ethnic Identity

by Miri Song

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  • 30 Currently reading

Published by Polity Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ethnic studies,
  • Ethnography,
  • Racially mixed people,
  • Group identity,
  • Social Science,
  • Ethnic Issues,
  • Sociology,
  • British Isles,
  • USA,
  • Ethnic Studies - General,
  • ETHNIC ATTITUDES,
  • RACE AWARENESS,
  • Social Science / Ethnic Studies,
  • Ethnicity,
  • Sociology - General,
  • Minorities,
  • Race identity

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7956234M
    ISBN 100745622771
    ISBN 109780745622774

    Professor Song’s most recent book, 'Multiracial Parents: Mixed Race Families, Generational Change, and the Future of Race', was published in September She is also the author of 'Mixed Race Identities' (co-author with Peter Aspinall), 'Choosing Ethnic Identity', and 'Helping Out: Children’s Labor in Ethnic Businesses'. She has also co. Choosing Ethnic Identity explores the ways in which people are able to choose their ethnic identities in contemporary multiethnic societies such as the USA and Britain. Notions such as adopting an identity, or self--designated terms, such as Black British and Asian American, suggest the importance of agency and choice for individuals. However, the actual range of ethnic .

    "Mary Waters' admirable study of Americans' ethnic choices produces a rich social-scientific yield. Its theoretical interest derives from the American irony that while ethnicity is 'supposed to be' ascribed, many Americans are active in choosing and Author: Mary Waters. Rajović G. – Some Characteristics of Ethnic Identity Serbia and Montenegro. There are several reasons for this, and they can classify into two main groups. The first related to the poor quality of data on external migration, and the other to strong political and economic dependence of migration Size: 2MB.

    Choosing ethnic identity. Add to My Bookmarks Export citation. Type Book Author(s) Song, Miri Date Publisher Polity Press Pub place Cambridge ISBN , This item appears on. List: Sociology of Everyday Life Section: Further reading: Next. Buy Ethnic Options: Choosing Identities in America Reprint by Waters, Mary C. (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low Author: Mary C. Waters.


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Notions such as adopting an identity, or self-designated terms, such as Black British and Asian American, suggest the importance of agency and choice Choosing Ethnic Identity book by:   Choosing Ethnic Identity explores the ways in which people are able to choose their ethnic identities in contemporary multiethnic societies such as the USA and Britain.

Notions such as adopting an identity, or self-designated terms, such as Black British and Asian American, suggest the importance of agency and choice for individuals. However, the actual range of. Choosing Ethnic Identity explores the ways in which people are able to choose their ethnic identities in contemporary multiethnic societies such as the USA and Britain.

Notions such as adopting an identity, or self-designated terms, such as Black British and Asian American, suggest the importance of agency and choice for individuals. However, the actual range of Author: Miri Song. Choosing Ethnic Identity explores the ways in which people are able to choose their ethnic identities in contemporary multiethnic societies such as the USA and Britain.

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Ethnic identity is thought to develop in early adolescence through young adulthood. As a result, relatively less is known about the ethnic identity processes in older populations, but it should. Choosing Ethnic Identity: Miri Song: Books - Skip to main content. Try Prime Hello, Sign in Account & Lists Sign in Account & Lists Orders Try Prime Cart.

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Reviews "Mary Waters' admirable study of Americans' ethnic choices produces a rich social-scientific yield. Its theoretical interest derives from the American irony that while ethnicity is 'supposed to be' ascribed, many Americans are active in choosing and making their ethnic memberships and identities.

It serves as a nice background on ideas about pluralism, assimilation, and the determination of one's ethnic identity for people I like the combination of quantitative and qualitative approaches (U.S.

Census data and Waters' own data from interviews), although the book does trend towards more qualitative material as it progresses/5. Choosing Ethnicity, Negotiating Race is the only study of this unique population to collect in-depth interviews with a multigenerational, random sample of adult Korean adoptees.

The book examines how Korean adoptees form their social identities and compares them to native-born Asian Americans who are not : $ "Mary Waters' admirable study of Americans' ethnic choices produces a rich social-scientific yield. Its theoretical interest derives from the American irony that while ethnicity is 'supposed to be' ascribed, many Americans are active in choosing and making their ethnic memberships and identities.

The monograph is simultaneously objective and attentive to subjective meaning. This book provides a general model of preference and belief formation, addressing the largest unresolved issue in rational choice theories of action.

It attempts to play a bridging role between these approaches by augmenting and modifying the main ideas of the "rational choice" model to make it more compatible with empirical findings in other Cited by: 2 Choosing an Identity plausibly be argued that the de facto actor assumptions of most midrange theories in anthropology are rational choice assumptions, even if theorists are hesitant to use this label.7 In philosophy, rational choice plays the central role in subfields that border most closely on the social by: any ethnic identity exists for Whites of European background in the United States because they are the majority group—in terms of holding political and social power, as well as being a numerical majority.

The option of choosing among different ethnicities in their family backgrounds exists because the degree. Buy a cheap copy of Ethnic Options: Choosing Identities in book by Mary C. Waters. In this perceptive and revealing study, Mary Waters explores the reinvention of ethnicity in the lives of the grandchildren and great grandchildren of European Free shipping over $   In her book Ethnic Options: Choosing Identities in America, Mary Waters discusses the ways in which White Americans are able to pick and choose among their various ancestries, deciding which (if any) ones to actively claim and in what n White ethnicities tend to be quite popular, so that people are likely to actively identify themselves as.

Song, Miri () Choosing Ethnic Identity. Polity Press, Cambridge, UK, pp. ISBN (The full text of this publication is not currently available from this repository. You may be able to access a copy if URLs are provided) (KAR id).This book provides a general model of preference and belief formation, addressing the largest unresolved issue in rational choice theories of action.

It attempts to play a bridging role between these approaches by augmenting and modifying the main ideas of the "rational choice" model to make it more compatible with empirical findings in other.Biracial and multiracial identity development is described as a process across the life span that is based on internal and external forces such as individual family structure, cultural knowledge, physical appearance, geographic location, peer culture, opportunities for exploration, socio-historical context, etc.

Biracial identity development includes self-identification.