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Racism in the 21st century : an empirical analysis of skin color

Author: Ronald E Hall
Publisher: New York : Springer, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In the post-Civil Rights era, there is a temptation to assume that racism is no longer the pressing social concern in the United States that it once was. The contributors show that racism has not fallen from the forefront of American society, but is manifest in a different way. According to the authors in this volume, in 21st century, skin color has come to replace race as an important cause of discrimination. This  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Racism in the 21st century.
New York : Springer, ©2008
(DLC) 2008932551
(OCoLC)227916875
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Ronald E Hall
ISBN: 9780387790985 0387790985 9780387790978 0387790977
OCLC Number: 288440297
Description: 1 online resource (xiv, 260 pages, 2 unnumbered pages of plates) : illustrations (some color), map
Contents: Demystifying skin color and "race" / Keith C. Cheng --
Manifestations of racism in the 21st century / Ronald E. Hall --
Skin color bias in the workplace : the media's role and implications toward preference / Matthew S. Harrison, Wendy Reynolds-Dobbs, and Kecia M. Thomas --
The cost of color : what we pay for being Black and brown / Margaret Hunter --
Skin color, immigrant wages, and discrimination / Joni Hersch --
Racial characteristics and female facial attractiveness perception among United States university students / Nicole E. Belletti and T. Joel Wade --
Lifetime prevalence and quality of interracial interactions on color consciousness among white young adults / Alfiee M. Breland-Noble [and others] --
Skin color biases : attractiveness and halo effects in the evaluation of African Americans / T. Joel Wade --
The Latin Americanization of racial stratification in the U.S. / Eduardo Bonilla-Silva and David R. Dietrich --
Skin color and Latinos with disabilities : expanding what we know about colorism in the United States / Keith B. Wilson and Julissa Senices --
Brown outs : the role of skin color and Latinas / Christina Gomez --
"There is no racism here" : understanding Latinos' perceptions of color discrimination through sending-receiving society comparison / Wendy D. Roth --
Conclusion / Ronald E. Hall.
Other Titles: Racism in the twenty-first century
Empirical analysis of skin color
Responsibility: Ronald E. Hall, editor.
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In the post-Civil Rights era, there is a temptation to assume that racism is no longer the pressing social concern in the United States that it once was.  Read more...

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