It expands the discussion and data on social science concepts such as intersectionality and gendered racism, systemic racism, as well as the concepts of the white racial frame, and the elite-white-male dominance system from research studies by Joe Feagin and his colleagues. This fourth edition of racist America is significantly revised and updated, with an eye toward racism issues arising regularly in our contemporary era.
Racist America #ad - Student objectives, summaries, key terms, and study questions are available under the e-Resources tab at www. Routledge. Com/9781138096042.
Lies My Teacher Told Me: Everything Your American History Textbook Got WrongThe New Press #ad - Loewen brings history alive in all its complexity and ambiguity. It is both a refreshing antidote to what has passed for history in our educational system and a one-volume education in itself. Howard zinn a new edition of the national bestseller and american book Award winner, with a new preface by the author Since its first publication in 1995, Lies My Teacher Told Me has become one of the most important—and successful—history books of our time.
. Beginning with pre-columbian history and ranging over characters and events as diverse as Reconstruction, Helen Keller, the first Thanksgiving, the My Lai massacre, Loewen offers an eye-opening critique of existing textbooks, 9/11, and the Iraq War, and a wonderful retelling of American history as it should—and could—be taught to American students.
Lies My Teacher Told Me: Everything Your American History Textbook Got Wrong #ad - For this new edition, loewen has added a new preface that shows how inadequate history courses in high school help produce adult Americans who think Donald Trump can solve their problems, and calls out academic historians for abandoning the concept of truth in a misguided effort to be “objective. What started out as a survey of the twelve leading American history textbooks has ended up being what the San Francisco Chronicle calls “an extremely convincing plea for truth in education.
In lies my teacher Told Me, James W. Every teacher, every student of history, every citizen should read this book. Having sold nearly two million copies, the book also won an American Book Award and the Oliver Cromwell Cox Award for Distinguished Anti-Racist Scholarship and was heralded on the front page of the New York Times.
Lies My Teacher Told Me: Everything Your American History Textbook Got WrongAtria Books #ad - Thought provoking, nonpartisan, loewen unveils the real America in this iconoclastic classic beloved by high school teachers, history buffs, and often shocking, and enlightened citizens across the country. Touchstone Books. From the truth about columbus's historic voyages to an honest evaluation of our national leaders, Loewen revives our history, restoring the vitality and relevance it truly possesses.
Marred by an embarrassing combination of blind patriotism, conflict, these books omit almost all the ambiguity, and outright lies, sheer misinformation, passion, mindless optimism, and drama from our past. In this revised edition, packed with updated material, Loewen explores how historical myths continue to be perpetuated in today's climate and adds an eye-opening chapter on the lies surrounding 9/11 and the Iraq War.
Lies My Teacher Told Me: Everything Your American History Textbook Got Wrong #ad - This updated and revised edition of the american book Award-winner and national bestseller revitalizes the truth of America’s history, explores how myths continue to be perpetrated, and includes a new chapter on 9/11 and the Iraq War. Americans have lost touch with their history, and in Lies My Teacher Told Me Professor James Loewen shows why.
After surveying eighteen leading high school American history texts, he has concluded that not one does a decent job of making history interesting or memorable.
Living the Dream: New Immigration Policies and the Lives of Undocumented Latino Youth New Critical Viewpoints on SocietyRoutledge #ad - In this book, the first to examine the lives of dreAMers in the wake of Obama s deferred action policy, the authors relay the real-life stories of more than 100 DREAMers from four states. They assess the life circumstances in which undocumented Latino youth find themselves, the racializing effects generated by current immigration public discourse, and the permanent impact of this policy environment on DREAMers in America.
Touchstone Books. In 2012, president obama deferred the deportation of qualified undocumented youth with his policy of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals forever changing the lives of the approximately five million DREAMers currently in the United States. Formerly illegal, a generation of Latino youth have begun to build new lives based on their newfound legitimacy.
The White Racial FrameRoutledge #ad - Now four centuries-old, this white racial frame encompasses not only the stereotyping, sounds of accented language, and racist ideology emphasized in other theories of "race, interlinking interpretations and narratives, bigotry, array of emotions, " but also the visual images, and inclinations to discriminate that are still central to the frame’s everyday operations.
Here feagin examines how and why this white racial frame emerged in north america, how it has operated in the past and in the present for both white Americans and Americans of color, how and why it has evolved socially over time, which racial groups are framed within it, and how the latter have long responded with strategies of resistance that include enduring counter-frames.
The White Racial Frame #ad - In this book joe feagin extends the systemic racism framework in previous Routledge books by developing an innovative concept, the white racial frame. Deeply imbedded in american minds and institutions, one essential to the routine legitimation, scripting, this white racial frame has for centuries functioned as a broad worldview, and maintenance of systemic racism in the United States.
Touchstone Books. In this new edition, latino, and asian americans, black, Feagin has included much new interview material and other data from recent research studies on framing issues related to white, and on society generally. Routledge. The book also includes a new discussion of the impact of the white frame on popular culture, the environment, and television programs as well as a discussion of the white racial frame’s significant impacts on public policymaking, video games, immigration, including on movies, health care, and crime and imprisonment issues.
Killing African Americans New Critical Viewpoints on SocietyRoutledge #ad - Because of both its timely and its enduring relevance, public policy analysts, concerned police officers and other criminal justice professionals, but also of Movement for Black Lives activists, politicians, Killing African Americans can reach a large audience composed not only of students and scholars, and anyone else eager to better understand this American nightmare and its solutions from a progressive and informed African American perspective.
Killing African Americans New Critical Viewpoints on Society #ad - Few issues have received as much conventional and social media attention in the United States over the past few years or have, for decades now, sparked so many protests and so often strained race relations to a near breaking point. Touchstone Books. Cazenave’s well-researched and conceptualized historical sociological study is one of the first books to focus exclusively on those killings and to treat them as political violence.
Routledge. Noel A. Killing african americans examines the pervasive, disproportionate, and persistent police and vigilante killings of African Americans in the United States as a racial control mechanism that sustains the racial control system of systemic racism.
Mexican Americans and the Question of RaceUniversity of Texas Press #ad - Society, their assimilation trajectory has become a constant source of debate. Routledge. Her interviews demonstrate that for Mexican Americans, racial ideology is key to how they assert their identities as either in or outside the bounds of whiteness. Honorable mention, presented by the racial and ethnic minorities Section of the American Sociological Association, Oliver Cromwell Cox Book Award, 2015With Mexican Americans constituting a large and growing segment of U.
S. Drawing on extensive interviews with Mexican Americans and Mexican immigrants in Texas, Dowling's research challenges common assumptions about what informs racial labeling for this population. Emphasizing the link between racial ideology and racial identification, Dowling offers an insightful narrative that highlights the complex and highly contingent nature of racial identity.
Mexican Americans and the Question of Race #ad - Touchstone Books. Some believe mexican americans are following the path of European immigrants toward full assimilation into whiteness, while others argue that they remain racialized as nonwhite.
Latino Peoples in the New America New Critical Viewpoints on SocietyRoutledge #ad - Trump and his followers’ attacks provide a peek at the complex phenomenon of the racialization of US Latinos. But subservience has never marked the Latino community, and this book includes pointed discussions of Latino resistance to racism. Latinos" are the largest group among Americans of color. Their number has alarmed many in government, other mainstream institutions, and the nativist right who fear the white-majority US they have known is disappearing.
This volume explores an array of racialization’s manifestations, including white mob violence, profiling by law enforcement, political disenfranchisement, whitewashed reinterpretations of Latino history and culture, and depictions of "good Latinos" as racially subservient. Touchstone Books. Additionally, the book’s scope goes beyond the United States, revealing how Latinos are racialized in yet other societies.
Latino Peoples in the New America New Critical Viewpoints on Society #ad - . During the 2016 us election and after, embracing xenophobic messages vilifying many Latin American immigrants as rapists, Donald Trump has played on these fears, drug smugglers, or "gang bangers. Many share such nativist desires to build enhanced border walls and create immigration restrictions to keep Latinos of various backgrounds out.
At 59 million, they constitute nearly a fifth of the US population. Many whites’ racist framing has also cast native-born Latinos, their language, and culture in an unfavorable light. Routledge.
Systemic Racism: A Theory of OppressionRoutledge #ad - He theorizes that this system of racial oppression was not an accident of history, but was created intentionally by white Americans. Feagin examines how major institutions have been thoroughly pervaded by racial stereotypes, images, emotions, ideas, and practices. Routledge. Routledge. Exploring the distinctive social worlds that have been created by racial oppression over nearly four centuries and what this has meant for the people of the United States, focusing his analysis on white-on-black oppression.
Touchstone Books. In this book, feagin develops a theory of systemic racism to interpret the highly racialized character and development of this society. While significant changes have occurred in this racist system over the centuries, key and fundamentally elements have been reproduced over nearly four centuries, and US institutions today imbed the racialized hierarchy created in the 17th century.
Systemic Racism: A Theory of Oppression #ad - Today, as in the past, and interconnects all major social groups, but rather it pervades, permeates, racial oppression is not just a surface-level feature of society, networks, and institutions across society. Drawing on the commentaries of black and white Americans in three historical eras; the slavery era, the legal segregation era, and then those of white Americans.
Classical Sociological TheoryWiley-Blackwell #ad - Routledge. This comprehensive collection of classical sociological theory is a definitive guide to the roots of sociology from its undisciplined beginnings to its current influence on contemporary sociological debate. Explores influential works of marx, marcuse, weber, freud, simmel, durkheim, mead, parsons, Adorno, Du Bois, and Merton Editorial introductions lend historical and intellectual perspective to the substantial readings Includes a new section with new readings on the immediate "pre-history" of sociological theory, including the Enlightenment and de Tocqueville Individual reading selections are updated throughout Touchstone Books.
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Mythologizing Black Women: Unveiling White Men's Deep Frame on Race and Gender New Critical Viewpoints on SocietyRoutledge #ad - Used book in Good Condition. Routledge. Touchstone Books. Slatton examines the 'deep frame' of white men found in opinions and emotional reactions to black women and their body types, personalities, behaviours, and styles of speech. Routledge. In doing so she thoroughly refutes the popular ideology of a post-racial America.
Slatton uses innovative internet research methods to reveal contemporary prejudices about relationship partners. Their internet responses to questionnaires shows how they treat as common sense radicalised, gendered, and classed versions of black women. In this book Brittany C. Mythologizing black women argues that the internet acts as a backstage setting, allowing white men to anonymously express raw feelings about race and sexuality without the fear of reprimand.