Same Family, Different Colors: Confronting Colorism in America's Diverse Families

Same Family, Different Colors: Confronting Colorism in America's Diverse Families

by Lori L. Tharps

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780807076798
Publisher: Beacon Press
Publication date: 10/04/2016
Sold by: Penguin Random House Publisher Services
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 216
Sales rank: 586,614
File size: 786 KB

About the Author

Lori L. Tharps is an associate professor of journalism at Temple University and the coauthor of Hair Story: Untangling the Roots of Black Hair in America and Kinky Gazpacho: Life, Love & Spain. Her writing has also appeared in the New York Times, Washington Post, and Glamour and Essence magazines. She lives in Philadelphia with her family.

Table of Contents

Author’s Note


Introduction

ONE
The Darker the Berry: African Americans and Color

TWO
Mejorando la Raza: Latinos and Color

THREE
Fair Enough: Asian Americans and Color

FOUR
Beige Is the New Black: Mixed-Race Americans and Color

Conclusion


Acknowledgments

Sources

Index

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