Sociology Index

Minority Problems - Bibliography

Minority Problems, Minority Group, Minority Problems Abstracts Majority

Poulter, S. Ethnicity, law and human rights
Clarendon, 1998. Ethnically heterogeneous character of modern nations ensures that minority rights form an increasingly important item on the political agenda.

Akermark, A.S. Justifications of minority protection in international law
Kluwer Law International, 1997. Theoretical framework from the origins of minority rights in the League of Nations to its development under the UN, the Council of Europe and the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe. With a bibliography.

Opalski, M. and Dutkiewicz, P. (eds) Ethnic minority rights in Central Eastern Europe
Canadian Human Rights Foundation, 1996. Surveying the ethnic minorities in the countries of the region concerned, giving a brief demographic and historical account of their situation, and evaluating their existing rights.

Thornberry, Dr.P. Minorities and human rights law
Minority Rights Group, 1991. An useful introduction to the topic of minority rights, set in the context of human rights law.

Parrillo, Vincent N. 2000. Strangers to these Shores: Race and Ethnic Relations in the United States. Boston: Allyn and Bacon. Seventh Edition.

Richard Schaeffer. Racial and Ethnic Groups, 8th edition. (NJ: Prentice Hall, 2000).

John Kromkowski, ed. Annual Editions 02/03: Race and Ethnic Relations (Guilford, Ct.: McGraw-Hill/Dushkin. 2002).

John E. Farley. Majority-Minority Relations. 4th edition.

Thomas Kochman. Black and White Styles in Conflict.

Brown vs. Board of Education, in Stephen J. Herzog, Minority Group Politics: A Reader. New York: Holt, Rinehart, and Winston, 1971, pp. 39-43.

Southern Regional Council, Direct Action in the South, in Arnold Rose and Caroline Rose (eds.) Minority Problems. New York: Harper and Row, 1965, pp. 400-405, 407-411.

Summary of the Main Provisions of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, in Arnold Rose and Caroline Rose (eds.) Minority Problems. New York: Harper and Row, 1965, pp. 422-24.

Massey, Douglas and Nancy Denton. "Enforcing the Fair Housing Act, in American Apartheid. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1993, pp. 195-200.