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The content of our character : a new vision of race in America

Author: Shelby Steele
Publisher: New York : HarperPerennial, 1991.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st HarperPerennial edView all editions and formats
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National Book Critics Circle award winner.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Shelby Steele
ISBN: 006097415X 9780060974152
OCLC Number: 56637715
Notes: "A hardcover ed. of this book was published in 1990 by St. Martin's Press"--Title page verso.
Description: ix, 175 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: I'm Black, you're White, who's innocent? Race and power in an era of blame --
Race-holding --
Being Black and feeling blue: Black hesitation on the brink --
The recomposed self: more on vulnerability --
White guilt --
On being Black and middle class --
Affirmative action: the price of preference --
The recoloring of campus life: student racism, academic pluralism and the end of a dream --
The memory of enemies.
Responsibility: Shelby Steele.
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