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Know this of race.

Cedric Dover

Know this of race.

by Cedric Dover

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Published by Secker & Warburg in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Race,
  • Race relations

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHT1521 .D66
    The Physical Object
    Pagination6 p. l., 3-109, [1] p.
    Number of Pages109
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6404076M
    LC Control Number40014520
    OCLC/WorldCa4111113

      25 Crucial Books About Racism In America by TeachThought Staff Because of the complex and often ugly history of slavery and racism in the United States, discussions in and around race are, to put it lightly, difficult. Race is always a sensitive subject, and this is particularly true in the current climate of identity politics, [ ]. From the historical roots of slavery to the handling of juvenile criminality, this text touches upon all of the important issues. Besides supplementing the course with topical discussions that are more sociological than criminal justice-oriented, this is the only book you need to effectively and efficiently teach a Race and Crime class.”.

      James Baldwin is an iconic author for our time, a writer who gave the world countless poignant essays, shorts stories, novels, plays, and poems during his 63 years. As a gay Black man coming to terms with his identity in the s, '60s, and '70s, Baldwin—who died on December 1, —used his distinct perspective and lyrical writing to shed light on issues of race. A survey of the historical development of the idea of race, this anthology offers pre-twentieth century theories about the concept of race, classic twentieth century sources reiterating and contesting ideas of race as scientific, and several philosophically relevant essays that discuss the issues presented. A general Introduction gives an overview of the readings.4/5(1).

      In the spirit of raising teachers, educators, and students awareness about the problem of race and racism, and after we have shared some helpful resources to use in class, today's post features a collection of some of the trending books on race and racism as featured in The Washington Post and The New York Times. We invite you to check them out. "What Is Your Race? is a fascinating and thorough account of an American institution that has had a powerful influence on policy and society."—Ryan Allen, New Books in Education "Race may be socially constructed, but alleles are not. The question is not if biology matters.


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