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Racism without racists : color-blind racism and the persistence of racial inequality in America

Author: Eduardo Bonilla-Silva
Publisher: Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield, ©2018 [2018]
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Fifth editionView all editions and formats
"Eduardo Bonilla-Silva's acclaimed Racism without Racists documents how, beneath our contemporary conversation about race, there lies a full-blown arsenal of arguments, phrases, and stories that whites use to account for--and ultimately justify--racial inequalities. The fifth edition of this provocative book makes clear that color blind racism is as insidious now as ever. It features new material on our current  Read more...

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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Bonilla-Silva, Eduardo, 1962-
Racism without racists.
Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield, 2017
(DLC) 2017008535
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Eduardo Bonilla-Silva
ISBN: 9781442276222 1442276223 9781442276239 1442276231
OCLC Number: 973481548
Description: xvi, 359 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Preface to the fifth edition --
The strange enigma of race in contemporary America --
The new racism : the U.S. racial structure since the 1960s --
The central frames of color-blind racism --
The style of color blindness : how to talk nasty about minorities without sounding racist --
"I didn't get that job because of a black man" : color-blind racism's racial stories --
Peeking inside the (white) house of color blindness : the significance of whites' segregation --
Are all whites refined Archie Bunkers? : an examination of white racial progressives --
Are blacks color blind, too? --
E pluribus unum, or the same old perfume in a new bottle? On the future of racial stratification in the United States --
From Obamerica to Trumpamerica : the continuing significance of color-blind racism --
Conclusion: What is to be done? Talking with you about how to fight color-blind racism in America.
Other Titles: Color-blind racism and the persistence of racial inequality in America
Responsibility: Eduardo Bonilla-Silva.
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Eduardo Bonilla-Silva's acclaimed Racism without Racists is a provocative book that explodes the belief that America is now a color-blind society. The fifth edition includes a new chapter addressing  Read more...


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