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Social discrimination & inequality books

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Making Sense of the Alt-Right by George Hawley Making Sense of the Alt-Right

During the 2016 election, a new term entered the American political lexicon: the alt-right, short for alternative right. Despite the innocuous name, the alt-right is a white-nationalist movement. Yet it differs from earlier racist groups: it is youthful and tech-savvy,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 19/09/2017

Emmett Till The Murder That Shocked the World and Propelled the Civil Rights Movement by Devery S. Anderson, Julian Bond Emmett Till The Murder That Shocked the World and Propelled the Civil Rights Movement
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Offers the first truly comprehensive account of the 1955 murder of Emmett Till and its aftermath. It tells the story of the fourteen-year-old African American boy from Chicago brutally lynched for a harmless flirtation at a country store in the...
Format: Paperback - Released: 15/09/2017

Global Inequalities in World-Systems Perspective Theoretical Debates and Methodological Innovations by Dr. Manuela Boatca Global Inequalities in World-Systems Perspective Theoretical Debates and Methodological Innovations

During its 500-year history, the modern world-system has seen several shifts in hegemony. Yet, since the decline of the U.S. in the 1970s, no single core power has attained a hegemonic position in an increasingly polarized world. As income inequalities...
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/09/2017

Global Inequalities in World-Systems Perspective Theoretical Debates and Methodological Innovations by Dr. Manuela Boatca Global Inequalities in World-Systems Perspective Theoretical Debates and Methodological Innovations

During its 500-year history, the modern world-system has seen several shifts in hegemony. Yet, since the decline of the U.S. in the 1970s, no single core power has attained a hegemonic position in an increasingly polarized world. As income inequalities...
Format: Paperback - Released: 05/09/2017

The Limits of Whiteness Iranian Americans and the Everyday Politics of Race by Neda Maghbouleh The Limits of Whiteness Iranian Americans and the Everyday Politics of Race

When Roya, an Iranian American high school student, is asked to identify her race, she feels anxiety and doubt. According to the federal government, she and others from the Middle East are white. Indeed, a historical myth circulates even in...
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/09/2017

Color and Character West Charlotte High and the American Struggle Over Educational Equality by Pamela Grundy Color and Character West Charlotte High and the American Struggle Over Educational Equality

At a time when race and inequality dominate national debates, the story of West Charlotte High School illuminates the possibilities and challenges of using racial and economic desegregation to foster educational equality. West Charlotte opened in 1938 as a segregated...
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/09/2017

The Limits of Whiteness Iranian Americans and the Everyday Politics of Race by Neda Maghbouleh The Limits of Whiteness Iranian Americans and the Everyday Politics of Race

When Roya, an Iranian American high school student, is asked to identify her race, she feels anxiety and doubt. According to the federal government, she and others from the Middle East are white. Indeed, a historical myth circulates even in...
Format: Paperback - Released: 05/09/2017

The inequality crisis The facts and what we can do about it by Roger Brown The inequality crisis The facts and what we can do about it

Inequality has at last taken centre stage in the political discourse, but there is very little to explain the inequality debates and to offer solutions for the UK. This introductory book provides a comprehensive survey of all the available evidence,...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/09/2017

Radical Skin, Moderate Masks De-radicalising the Muslim and Racism in Post-racial Societies by Yassir Morsi Radical Skin, Moderate Masks De-radicalising the Muslim and Racism in Post-racial Societies

The book illustrates how insidiously the problem of race connects post-racially with a range of negative discourses and images conjured up by the narrative of the War on Terror.
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/08/2017

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Race on the Brain What Implicit Bias Gets Wrong About the Struggle for Racial Justice by Jonathan Kahn Race on the Brain What Implicit Bias Gets Wrong About the Struggle for Racial Justice

Of the many obstacles to racial justice in America, none has received more recent attention than the one that lurks in our subconscious. As social movements and policing scandals have shown how far from being postracial we are, the concept...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/10/2017

Exploring Social Inequality in the 21st Century New approaches, new tools, and policy opportunities by Jennifer (Lakehead University Canada) Jarman Exploring Social Inequality in the 21st Century New approaches, new tools, and policy opportunities

In a world where the effects of inequality occupy an increasingly prominent place on the public agenda, this book provides up-to-date and thorough analysis from the perspective of a group of researchers at the forefront of social stratification analysis. Exploring...
Format: Hardback - Released: 16/10/2017

Diversify by June Sarpong Diversify

In troubling times, it's tempting to retreat to our comfort zones. To people just like us.
Format: Hardback - Released: 19/10/2017

Diversify by June Sarpong Diversify

Written by June Sarpong MBE and with research from Oxford University, Diversify is a fierce, accessible and empowering guide to why a more open society means a more successful one.
Format: Paperback - Released: 19/10/2017

Racial Reconciliation and the Healing of a Nation Beyond Law and Rights by Charles J. Ogletree Racial Reconciliation and the Healing of a Nation Beyond Law and Rights

The work at hand for bridging the racial divide in the United States From Baltimore and Ferguson to Flint and Charleston, the dream of a post-racial era in America has run up against the continuing reality of racial antagonism. Current...
Format: Paperback - Released: 24/10/2017

Racial Reconciliation and the Healing of a Nation Beyond Law and Rights by Charles J. Ogletree Racial Reconciliation and the Healing of a Nation Beyond Law and Rights

The work at hand for bridging the racial divide in the United States From Baltimore and Ferguson to Flint and Charleston, the dream of a post-racial era in America has run up against the continuing reality of racial antagonism. Current...
Format: Hardback - Released: 24/10/2017

The Lessons of Ubuntu How an African Philosophy Can Inspire Racial Healing in America by Mark Mathabane The Lessons of Ubuntu How an African Philosophy Can Inspire Racial Healing in America

Written by author of New York Times bestseller Kaffir Boy, basis for upcoming feature film Pub date aligned with Black History Month Deals with the urgent and topical subject of ameliorating racial tensions in the United States Author is a...
Format: Hardback - Released: 26/10/2017

Constructing Belonging Class, Race, and Harlem's Professional Workers by Sabiyha Robin Prince Constructing Belonging Class, Race, and Harlem's Professional Workers

Looking at the communities of Central and West Harlem in New York City, this study explores the locus, form and significance of socioeconomic differentiation for African American professional-managerial workers. It begins by considering centuries of New York City history and...
Format: Paperback - Released: 31/10/2017

No Problem Here Racism in Scotland by Neil Davidson No Problem Here Racism in Scotland

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Format: Paperback - Released: 30/11/2017

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The Islamophobia Industry - Second Edition How the Right Manufactures Hatred of Muslims by Nathan Lean The Islamophobia Industry - Second Edition How the Right Manufactures Hatred of Muslims

A journalistic look at the terrifying growth of Islamophobia across the Western world today
Format: Paperback - Released: 15/08/2017

Social Exclusion and Justice in India by P. S. Krishnan Social Exclusion and Justice in India

This book draws upon nearly seven decades of first-hand experiences from the ground to understand social exclusion, and movements and efforts for social justice in India. The author, a renowned champion of social justice for deprived social classes, delves into...
Format: Hardback - Released: 08/08/2017

Rethinking Social Exclusion in India Castes, Communities and the State by Minoru Mio Rethinking Social Exclusion in India Castes, Communities and the State

In recent years exclusionary policies of the Indian state have raised questions concerning social harmony and economic progress. During the last few decades the emergence of identity politics has given new lease of life to exclusionary practices in the country....
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/07/2017

The Myth of the Age of Entitlement Millennials, Austerity, and Hope by James Cairns The Myth of the Age of Entitlement Millennials, Austerity, and Hope

The Myth of the Age of Entitlement peels back the layers of the entitlement myth, exposing its anti-democratic faults and offering a more nuanced understanding of the millennial generation.
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/07/2017

The Myth of the Age of Entitlement Millennials, Austerity, and Hope by James Cairns The Myth of the Age of Entitlement Millennials, Austerity, and Hope

The Myth of the Age of Entitlement peels back the layers of the entitlement myth, exposing its anti-democratic faults and offering a more nuanced understanding of the millennial generation.
Format: Paperback - Released: 28/07/2017

Radical Skin/Moderate Mask Islamic De-Radicalisation and Racism in Post-Racial Societies by Yassir Morsi Radical Skin/Moderate Mask Islamic De-Radicalisation and Racism in Post-Racial Societies

The book illustrates how insidiously the problem of race connects post-racially with a range of negative discourses and images conjured up by the narrative of the War on Terror.
Format: Paperback - Released: 26/07/2017

Fixing Inequality in Hong Kong by Yue Chim Richar Wong Fixing Inequality in Hong Kong

When discussing inequality and poverty in Hong Kong, scholars and politicians often focus on the failures of government policy and push for an increase in social welfare. Richard Wong argues in Fixing Inequality in Hong Kong that universal retirement support,...
Format: Paperback - Released: 18/07/2017

Fixing Inequality in Hong Kong by Yue Chim Richar Wong Fixing Inequality in Hong Kong

When discussing inequality and poverty in Hong Kong, scholars and politicians often focus on the failures of government policy and push for an increase in social welfare. Richard Wong argues in Fixing Inequality in Hong Kong that universal retirement support,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 18/07/2017

The Post-Racial Limits of Memorialization Toward a Political Sense of Mourning by Alfred Frankowski The Post-Racial Limits of Memorialization Toward a Political Sense of Mourning

This book explores the problematic relationship between reconciliation and the continuance of violence and oppression. Frankowski engages with contemporary issues in philosophy of race, African American philosophy, and critical race theory in connection with German idealism, psychoanalysis, critical theory, phenomenology,...
Format: Paperback - Released: 15/07/2017

The Racial Glass Ceiling Subordination in American Law and Culture by Roy L. Brooks The Racial Glass Ceiling Subordination in American Law and Culture

A compelling study of a subtle and insidious form of racial inequality in American law and culture.
Format: Hardback - Released: 04/07/2017

Detroit Riot of 1967 by Hubert G. Locke Detroit Riot of 1967

During the last days of July 1967, Detroit experienced a week of devastating urban collapse-one of the worst civil disorders in twentieth-century America. Forty-three people were killed, over $50 million in property was destroyed, and the city itself was left...
Format: eBook - Released: 03/07/2017

Racism without Racists Color-Blind Racism and the Persistence of Racial Inequality in America by Eduardo Bonilla-Silva Racism without Racists Color-Blind Racism and the Persistence of Racial Inequality in America

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 what readers can do to confront racism, new material on the...
Format: Paperback - Released: 09/06/2017

Racism without Racists Color-Blind Racism and the Persistence of Racial Inequality in America by Eduardo Bonilla-Silva Racism without Racists Color-Blind Racism and the Persistence of Racial Inequality in America

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 what readers can do to confront racism, new material on the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 09/06/2017

Why I'm No Longer Talking to White People About Race by Reni Eddo-Lodge Why I'm No Longer Talking to White People About Race

`This is a book that was begging to be written. This is the kind of book that demands a future where we'll no longer need such a book. Essential' Marlon James, Man Booker Prize-Winner 2015 'One of the most important...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/06/2017

Incidental Racialization Performative Assimilation in Law School by Yung-Yi Diana Pan Incidental Racialization Performative Assimilation in Law School

Despite the growing number ofAsian American and Latino/a law students, many panethnic students still feel as if they do not belong in this elite microcosm, which reflects the racial inequalities in mainstream American society. While in law school, these students-often...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/06/2017

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