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Racism in the modern world

Manfred Berg

Racism in the modern world

historical perspectives on cultural transfer and adaptation

by Manfred Berg

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Published by Berghahn Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Racism,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Manfred Berg and Simon Wendt
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHT1521 .R4185 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24823779M
    ISBN 109780857450760
    LC Control Number2011009335

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    The racialization of the globe: historical perspectives / Frank Dikötter --How racism arose in Europe and why it did not in the Near East / Benjamin Braude --Culture's shadow: "race" and postnational belonging in the twentieth century / Christian Geulen --Racism and genocide / Boris Barth --Slavery and racism in nineteenth-century Cuba.   The Hidden Racism of Children’s Literature, and the Need for Diverse Books, Philip Nel studies the paradox of stories that are meant to nurture but can also do harm. An English professor at.

      As of June 2, the two top-selling books on Amazon are books that confront racism in the United States. There is a hunger for eye-opening books about race—but where to start? In a list shared exclusively with , award-winning poet Claudia Rankine offered the books and articles she recommended we read—or reread—to comprehend and process the grief and unrest we are .   These books about race and racism can help you learn about systemic and individual forms of racism in America, as well as how to intervene and break down those racist .


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