Souls Looking Back: Life Stories of Growing Up Black / Edition 1

Souls Looking Back: Life Stories of Growing Up Black / Edition 1

by Andrew Garrod
     
 

ISBN-10: 0415920620

ISBN-13: 9780415920629

Pub. Date: 04/12/1999

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

First published in 1999. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.  See more details below

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First published in 1999. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415920629
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
04/12/1999
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
320
Sales rank:
531,155
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.69(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword
Preface
Introduction
ISocial Class and Race
Class and Race in Negotiating Identity3
1Born with a Veil15
2What Is Black Enough?32
3Living between the Lines47
4I Reconcile the Irreconcilable60
IIIdentity
The Social Construction of Race, Ethnicity, and Culture75
The Intersections of Identity85
5Color-blind99
6Walking a Thin Line112
7Becoming Myself121
8Becoming Comfortable in My Skin134
9Caught between Two Cultures148
10Lost in the Middle159
IIIResillence and Resistance
Resilience and Resistance173
11Gotta Keep Climbin' All de Time186
12Finding Zion203
13Feeling the Pressure to Succeed218
14Running Hurdles231
15Reflections on My Survival245
16Quest for Peace261
References281
About the Contributors, Editors, and Foreword Writer291
Index293

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