Race in the Global Era: Afican Americans at the Millennium / Edition 1

Race in the Global Era: Afican Americans at the Millennium / Edition 1

by Clarence Lusane
     
 

ISBN-10: 0896085732

ISBN-13: 2900896085731

Pub. Date: 07/01/1999

Publisher: South End Press


A provocative, accsesible collection that examines U.S. racial barriers, boundaries, and identities through critiques of constructed, marketed, and consumed images.  See more details below

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A provocative, accsesible collection that examines U.S. racial barriers, boundaries, and identities through critiques of constructed, marketed, and consumed images.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2900896085731
Publisher:
South End Press
Publication date:
07/01/1999
Series:
African-American Studies
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
255

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
Foreword
Introduction
1Globalization's Impact on Race Relations1
2If I Were a Rich Man: Race, Gender, and Poverty21
3California Scheming41
4To Be or Not to Be?: Race, Class, and Ebonics55
5O.J. and the Symbolic Uses of Racial Exceptions69
6Thug Life: The Rap on Capitalism85
7Globalizing the Black Image99
8How Cracked is the CIA-Contra Drug Connection?117
9The Souls of White Folk135
10Old Stories from the New South157
11Of Louis Farrakhan and Others173
12Beyond Patriarchy and Conservative Nationalism193
Notes223
Selected Bibliography243
Index246
About South End Press and Related Titles257

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