The Triple Package: How Three Unlikely Traits Explain the Rise and Fall of Cultural Groups in America

The Triple Package: How Three Unlikely Traits Explain the Rise and Fall of Cultural Groups in America

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"That certain groups do much better in America than others-as measured by income, occupational status, test scores, and so on-is difficult to talk about. In large part this is because the topic feels racially charged. The irony is that the facts actually debunk racial stereotypes. There are black and Hispanic subgroups in the United States far outperforming many white and Asian subgroups. Moreover, there's a demonstrable arc to group success-in immigrant groups,… (more)

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This tidy analysis fails to account for the fact that Greater Appalachia’s cultural characteristics — and the exploitation of its people — date back to the middle decades of the 18th century

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Publisher: The Penguin Press (February 04, 2014)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 304 pages

File size: 1021 KB

Protection: DRM

Language: English


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