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Author Adekunle, Julius

Title Color struck : essays on race and ethnicity in global perspective / Julius O. Adekunle and Hettie V. Williams
Published Lanham, Md. : University Press of America, ©2010
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Description 1 online resource (viii, 506 pages) : illustrations
Contents Race, science, and human origins in Africa / Julius O. Adekunle -- Race and the rise of the Swahili culture / Julius O. Adekunle -- 'Caste'-[ing] gender : caste and patriarchy in ancient Hindu jurisprudence / Indira Jalli -- Comparative race and slavery in Islam, Judaism and Christianity : texts, practices, and current implications / Magid Shihade -- The dark craven Jew : race and religion in medieval Europe / James M. Thomas -- Growth of the Atlantic slave trade : racial slavery in the new world / Kwaku Owei-Tutu -- The yellow lady : mulatto women in the Suriname plantocracy / Hilde Neus -- Critical mixed race studies : new approaches to resistance and social justice / Andrew Jolivétte -- Militant multiraciality : rejecting race and rejecting the conveniences of complicity / Ranier Spencer -- Whiteness reconstructed : multiracial identity as a category of "new white" / Kerry Ann Rockquemore and David L. Brunsma -- Conversations in black and white : the limitations of binary thinking about race in America / Johanna E. Foster -- The necessity of a multiracial category in a race-conscious society / Francis Wardle -- Mixed race terminologies in the Americas : globalizing the Creole in the twenty first century / DeMond S. Miller, Jason D. Rivera, and Joel C. Yelin -- Examining the regional and multigenerational context of Creole and American Indian identity / Andrew Jolivétte -- Race, class, and power : the politics of multiraciality in Brazil / G. Reginald Daniel and Gary L. Haddow -- All mixed up : a new racial commonsense in global perspective / G. Reginald Daniel and Gary L. Haddow -- Black no more : African Americans and the 'new' race science / Hettie V. Williams -- Contesting identities of color : African female immigrants in the Americas / Philomina Okeke-Ihejirika -- Burdened intersections : black women and race, gender, and class / Marsha J. Tyson Darling -- Ethinc conflicts in the Middle East : a comparative analysis of communal violence within the matrix of the colonial legacy, globalization, and global stability / Magid Shihade -- Ethnic identity in China : the politics of cultural difference / Dru C. Gladney -- Shangri-la has forsaken us : China's ethinc minorities, identity, and government repression / Reza Hasmath -- The Russian/Chechen conflict and its consequences / Mariana Tepfenhart
Summary This book is a compilation of expositions on race and ethnicity, written from multiple disciplinary approaches including history, sociology, women's studies, and anthropology. This book is organized around a topical, chronological framework and is divided into three sections, beginning with the earliest times to the contemporary world
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Race.
Racial Groups
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Anthropology -- Cultural.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Discrimination & Race Relations.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Ethnic Studies -- General.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Minority Studies.
Ethnische Beziehungen
Genre/Form Electronic books
Form Electronic book
Author Williams, Hettie V
ISBN 9780761850922