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The history of White people

Author: Nell Irvin Painter
Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A mind-expanding and myth-destroying exploration of notions of white race-not merely a skin color but also a signal of power, prestige, and beauty to be withheld and granted selectively

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Nell Irvin Painter
ISBN: 9780393049343 0393049345
OCLC Number: 804951147
Notes: Bibliografia p. [401]-456. Índex.
Description: 496 p. : il. ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Nell Irvin Painter.

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"[I]ntriguing and well researched. This is an important addition to the nascent academic field of whiteness studies, which examines the social construction of whiteness with particular attention to Read more...

 
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