Reinventing Race, Reinventing Racism

Brill (Verlag)
  • erschienen am 8. November 2012
  • Buch
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  • Hardcover
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  • 402 Seiten
978-90-04-22750-7 (ISBN)
Reinventing Race, Reinventing Racism provides fresh theoretical insights and policy solutions that address intractable new forms of racism. This accessible book tackles important and timely issues that continue to affect the lives of Americans of all shades and ethnicities.
  • Englisch
  • Leiden
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  • Niederlande
  • Für Beruf und Forschung
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  • All readers interested in accessible treatments of the intersection of race and public policy in contemporary America; of special interest to those concerned with policy solutions to redress new forms of racism.
  • laminiert
  • 28 s/w Tabellen, 21 s/w Zeichnungen
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  • 21 Line drawings, black and white; 28 Tables, black and white
  • Höhe: 241 mm
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  • Breite: 160 mm
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  • Dicke: 28 mm
  • 771 gr
978-90-04-22750-7 (9789004227507)
9004227504 (9004227504)
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John J. Betancur, PhD, is Associate Professor in the College of Urban Planning and Public Affairs at the University of Illinois at Chicago. He is the coeditor of The Collaborative City: Opportunities and Struggles for Blacks and Latinos in U.S. Cities. Cedric Herring, PhD University of Michigan, is Professor of Sociology and Public Policy at the University of Illinois at Chicago. He has published seven books. His forthcoming book is entitled Critical Diversity: The New Case for Inclusion and Equal Opportunity.
List of Tables and Figures About the Contributors 1. Reinventing Race, Reinventing Racism: An Introduction, John J. Betancur and Cedric Herring 2. Critical Considerations and New Challenges in Black-Latino Relations, John J. Betancur 3. Juntos Pero No Revueltos: Race, Citizenship, and the Conundrums of Latinidad, Tomas Almaguer 4. Public Housing Redevelopment and the Displacement of African Americans, Edward G. Goetz 5. Problems of Racial Justice in Portland, 1968-2010: Revisiting the City's "Kerner Report," Karen J. Gibson 6. After the Storm: Race and Victims' Reactions to the Hurricane Katrina Aftermath, Hayward Derrick Horton, Melvin Thomas, and Cedric Herring 7. Race, Class, and the Restructuring of Urban Community Development, Douglas C. Gills 8. Fairness on the Job: Skin Tone, the Beauty Myth, and the Treatment of African American Women at Work, N. Michelle Hughes and Cedric Herring 9. Training Black Media Makers after Kerner: The Black Journal Workshop, Devorah Heitner 10. "Illegals Under Fire": Analyzing U.S. News Frames of Latina/o Immigration and Immigration Rights (1997-2007), Isabel Molina-Guzman 11. Muslims in the Global City: Racism, Islamophobia, and Multiracial Organizing in Chicago, Junaid Rana 12.New Configurations of Racism after 9/11: Gender and Race in the Context of the Anti-Immigrant City, Elizabeth L. Sweet 13.Gang Members, Juvenile Delinquents, and Direct Democracy, Lisa Marie Cacho 14. Racial Disadvantage and Incarceration: Sources of Wage Inequality among African American, Latino, and White Men, Kecia R. Johnson and Jacqueline Johnson 15. Casualties of War: The War on Drugs, Prisoner Re-entry and the Spread of HIV/AIDS and Hepatitis C in Chicago's Communities, Cedric Herring 16. Marching in March: Early Participation in Chicago's Immigrant Mobilizations, Angela Mascarenas and Cedric Herring 17. From Political Novice to Veteran: Youth Participation in the Immigrant Mobilization, Loren Henderson 18. Race, Poverty, and Disability: A Social Justice Dilemma, Yolanda Suarez-Balcazar, Fabricio Balcazar, Tina Ritzler-Taylor, Asma Ali , and Rooshey Hasnain 19. Conclusion: Racism and Neoracism: Contributions of This Book, John J. Betancur Index
The book is disruptive and refreshing, giving readers the particular and occasionally peculiar reading of the subject by the editors whose expertise does not necessarily reflect the consensus of the field. [...] There is much to learn from this ambitious, revealing collection. Summing up: Highly recommended.
I. Ken, Choice, Vol. 50, No. 10 (June 2013), pp. 50

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