The history of white people (Book, 2011) []
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The history of white people

The history of white people

Author: Nell Irvin Painter
Publisher: New York, N.Y. W.W. Norton & Company 2011
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

A New York Times bestseller: "This terrific new book . . . [explores] the 'notion of whiteness,' an idea as dangerous as it is seductive."-Boston Globe


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Nell Irvin Painter
ISBN: 9780393339741 0393339742 9780393049343 0393049345
OCLC Number: 1281890913
Description: xii, 496 p. ill.
Responsibility: Nell Irvin Painter [aut].


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"One of the most important books ever on the social construction of the notion that there is a 'white' race." "[I]ntriguing and well researched. This is an important addition to the nascent academic Read more...

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