The Resource Seeing white : an introduction to white privilege and race, Jean Halley, Amy Eshleman, and Ramya Mahadevan Vijaya

Seeing white : an introduction to white privilege and race, Jean Halley, Amy Eshleman, and Ramya Mahadevan Vijaya

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Seeing white : an introduction to white privilege and race
Title
Seeing white
Title remainder
an introduction to white privilege and race
Statement of responsibility
Jean Halley, Amy Eshleman, and Ramya Mahadevan Vijaya
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This interdisciplinary textbook challenges students to see race as everyone's issue. Drawing on sociology, psychology, history, and economics, Seeing White introduces students to the concepts of white privilege and social power. Seeing Whiteis designed to help break down some of the resistance students feel in discussing race. Each chapter opens with compelling concrete examples to help students approach issues from a range of perspectives. The early chapters build a solid understanding ofprivilege and power, leading to a critical exploration of discrimination. Key theoretical perspectives i
Cataloging source
N$T
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1967-
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Halley, Jean O'Malley
Dewey number
305.809/073
Index
index present
LC call number
HT1521
LC item number
.H265 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1974-
  • 1974-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Eshleman, Amy
  • Vijaya, Ramya Mahadevan
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  • Race awareness
  • Whites
  • Race discrimination
Label
Seeing white : an introduction to white privilege and race, Jean Halley, Amy Eshleman, and Ramya Mahadevan Vijaya
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The invisibility of whiteness -- Scientific endeavors to study race : whiteness is not rooted in biology -- Race and the social construction of whiteness -- Ways of seeing power and privilege -- Socioeconomic class and white privilege -- (not) teaching race -- (white) workplaces -- The race of public policy -- Looking forward
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 237 p.
Isbn
9781442203075
Lccn
2011004624
System control number
  • 3929983-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)3929983
  • (Sirsi) i9781442203075
Label
Seeing white : an introduction to white privilege and race, Jean Halley, Amy Eshleman, and Ramya Mahadevan Vijaya
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The invisibility of whiteness -- Scientific endeavors to study race : whiteness is not rooted in biology -- Race and the social construction of whiteness -- Ways of seeing power and privilege -- Socioeconomic class and white privilege -- (not) teaching race -- (white) workplaces -- The race of public policy -- Looking forward
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 237 p.
Isbn
9781442203075
Lccn
2011004624
System control number
  • 3929983-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)3929983
  • (Sirsi) i9781442203075

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