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Racism Essential Readings by Professor Ellis Cashmore

This unique collection brings together selections from the work that has defined our understanding of racism. Every significant contribution to the analysis of racism over the past 50 years are comprised in this one book, including extracts from Myrdal's An American Dilemma, Cox's Marxist theory, Carmichael and Hamilton's introduction of the term `institutional racism' and recent textual analyses. Ordered chronologically, so that the reader can work through the narrative of changes coherently, each contribution is introduced by the editors and the whole collection is bound together by introductory and concluding chapters. The result is an unparalleled teaching and study resource. No other book presents the highlights, range and complexity of the various attempts to unravel racism, in such a comprehensive and panoramic way.

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Publication date

8th October 2001

Author

Professor Ellis Cashmore

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Publisher

SAGE Publications Inc

Format

Paperback
422 pages

Categories

Social discrimination & inequality
Ethnic studies
Psychology

ISBN

9780761971979

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