Counting Americans : how the US Census classified the nation /
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Counting Americans : how the US Census classified the nation /

Tracing the evolutions of the categories used by the US census to classify Americans from the first census (1790) to 1940, this book shows the centrality of power relations and of racial ideologies in census-taking, with an emphasis on slavery, segregation, and immigration.

Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Schor, Paul (Author)
Corporate Author: Oxford Scholarship Online.
Other Authors: Weiss, Lys Ann (Translator)
Format: Online Book
Language:English
French
Published: New York, NY : Oxford University Press, [2017]
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Access:Online version
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