Racism and Sexual Oppression in Anglo-America: A Genealogy

Racism and Sexual Oppression in Anglo-America: A Genealogy

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by Ladelle McWhorter
     
 


An impassioned history of the politics of oppressionSee more details below

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An impassioned history of the politics of oppression

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ISBN-13:
9780253352965
Publisher:
Indiana University Press
Publication date:
06/01/2009
Pages:
440
Product dimensions:
6.30(w) x 9.50(h) x 3.50(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments vii

Introduction: Two Great Dangers 1

1 Racism, Race, Race War: In Search of Conceptual Clarity 17

2 A Genealogy of Modern Racism, Part 1: The White Man Cometh 63

3 A Genealogy of Modern Racism, Part 2: From Black Lepers to Idiot Children 97

4 Scientific Racism and the Threat of Sexual Predation 141

5 Managing Evolution: Race Betterment, Race Purification, and the American Eugenics Movement 196

6 Nordics Celebrate the Family 245

7 (Counter) Remembering Racism: An Insurrection of Subjugated Knowledges 294

Notes 333

Works Cited 401

Index 421

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