Race in America
  • Author : Matthew Desmond
  • Release Date : 01 July 2020
  • Publisher : W. W. Norton
  • Genre : Social Science
  • Pages : 560
  • ISBN 13 : 0393419509

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Book Description: With a groundbreaking intersectional approach framed around social spheres, Race in America gives students the tools to think critically about race, racism, and white privilege. In this thoroughly updated Second Edition, students will find relevant examples drawn from the headlines and their own experiences. New features in the text and online help students see the "big picture"--and how they can participate in the fight for racial equality.

Race in America

Race in America

Author : Matthew Desmond,Mustafa Emirbayer
Publisher : W. W. Norton
Genre : Social Science
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With a groundbreaking intersectional approach framed around social spheres, Race in America gives students the tools to think critically about race, racism, and white privilege. In this thoroughly updated Second Edition, students will find relevant examples drawn from the headlines and their own experiences. New features in the text and ...

Race in America

Race in America

Author : Matthew Desmond,Mustafa Emirbayer
Publisher : W. W. Norton
Genre : Race
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"Every chapter of Race in America examines how racism intersects with other forms of social division-those based on gender, class, sexuality, ability, religion, and nationhood-as well as how whiteness surrounds us in unnamed ways that produce and reproduce a multitude of privileges for white people. In the revised second edition, ...

Race in America

Race in America

Author : Matthew Desmond,Mustafa Emirbayer
Publisher : W. W. Norton
Genre : Social Science
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Matthew Desmond and Mustafa Emirbayer, authors of The Racial Order, have written an undergraduate textbook on race relations for the twenty-first century. Every chapter of Race in America examines how racism intersects with other forms of social division--those based on gender, class, sexuality, ability, religion, and nationhood--as well as how ...

The Color of Race in America  1900 1940

The Color of Race in America 1900 1940

Author : Matthew Pratt Guterl
Publisher : Harvard University Press
Genre : Social Science
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With the social change brought on by the Great Migration of African Americans into the urban northeast after the Great War came the surge of a biracial sensibility that made America different from other Western nations. How white and black people thought about race and how both groups understood and ...

Constructing Race and Ethnicity in America

Constructing Race and Ethnicity in America

Author : Dvora Yanow
Publisher : Routledge
Genre : History
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What do we mean in the U.S. today when we use the terms "race" and "ethnicity"? What do we mean, and what do we understand, when we use the five standard race-ethnic categories: White, Black, Asian, Native American, and Hispanic? Most federal and state data collection agencies use these ...

Everyday Practice of Race in America

Everyday Practice of Race in America

Author : Utz McKnight
Publisher : Routledge
Genre : Political Science
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An original contribution to political theory and cultural studies this work argues for a reinterpretation of how race is described in US society. By developing a new way to critically study how race persists in dominating society, the book provides readers with an understanding of how race is socially constructed ...

Race and Ethnicity in America

Race and Ethnicity in America

Author : Ronald Bayor,Ronald H. Bayor
Publisher : Columbia University Press
Genre : History
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Provides a chronological history of immigration, race, and ethnicity in the United States from 1600 to 2000, covering such topics as migration, intergroup relations, identity formation, and nativism....

Race and Ethnicity in America

Race and Ethnicity in America

Author : John Iceland
Publisher : Univ of California Press
Genre : Social Science
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"This book examines patterns and trends in racial inequality over the past several decades. Iceland finds that color lines have softened over time, as there has been some narrowing of differences across many indicators for most groups over the past sixty years. Asian Americans in particular have reached socioeconomic parity ...