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Theories of race and ethnicity : contemporary debates and perspectives

Author: Karim Murji; John Solomos
Publisher: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2015.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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How have research agendas on race and ethnic relations changed over the past two decades and what new developments have emerged? Theories of Race and Ethnicity provides a comprehensive and cutting-edge collection of theoretically grounded and empirically informed essays. It covers a range of key issues in race and ethnicity studies, such as genetics and race, post-race debates, racial eliminativism and the legacy of  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Karim Murji; John Solomos
ISBN: 9780521763738 0521763738 9780521154260 052115426X
OCLC Number: 896863206
Description: xiv, 292 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Introduction : situating the present / Karim Murji and John Solomos --
Race and the science of difference in the age of genomics / Sandra Soo-Jin Lee --
Color-blind egalitarianism as the new racial norm / Charles A. Gallagher --
Getting over the Obama hope hangover : the new racism in 'post-racial' America / Eduardo Bonilla-Silva (with Victor E. Ray) --
Does a recognition of mixed race move us toward post-race? / Miri Song --
Acting 'as' and acting 'as if' : two approaches to the politics of race and migration / Leah Bassel --
Can race be eradicated? The post-racial problematic / Brett St. Louis --
Superseding race in sociology : the perspective of critical rationalism / Michael Banton --
Critical race feminism / Adrien K. Wing --
Performativity and 'raced' bodies / Shirley Anne Tate --
Racism : psychoanalytic and psychoanalytic and psychosocial approaches / Simon Clarke --
The sociology of whiteness : beyond good and evil white people / Matthew W. Hughey --
(Sexual) whiteness and national identity : race, class and sexuality in colour-blind France / Éric Fassin --
Racial comparisons, relational racisms : some thoughts on method / David Theo Goldberg --
Conclusion : back to the future / Karim Murji and John Solomos.
Responsibility: edited by Karim Murji and John Solomos.
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Covering a range of key issues in race and ethnicity studies, including genetics, post-race debates, racial eliminativism and the legacy of Barack Obama, and mixed race identities, Theories of Race  Read more...

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'This robust volume connects, illuminates, and transforms theories of race and racism, while bridging the twentieth and twenty-first century. Sophisticated perspectives move through and beyond race, Read more...

 
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