Counting on the census? : race, group identity, and the evasion of politics / Peter Skerry

Author(s): Skerry, Peter
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Subjects: Race
Group identity--United States
Apportionment (Election law)--United States
United States--Census
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Washington, D.C. : Brookings Institution Press, c2000
LC Classification: H, HT
Physical Description: x, 261 p. : form ; 24 cm
Notes: LCCN: 00008352
ISBN: 081577964X (hc : acid-free)
Includes bibliographical references (p. 211-248) and index
Contents: Census politics: boundaries and bureaucracies -- Creating racial and ethnic categories -- The undercount: some causes and proposed remedies -- The politics of census adjustment -- The census in the new American political system
OCLC Number: 43474635
ISBN/ISSN: 081577964X