Books in category Social Science – Discrimination & Race Relations

  • Racial Oppression in the Global Metropolis

    Racial Oppression in the Global Metropolis
    Paul L. Street

    Racial Oppression in the Global Metropolis criticizes neoconservative and liberal explanations of the black urban crisis, challenges sharp distinctions between present and "past" racism, and proposes ideas for challenging urban racism in …

  • Lethal Force

    Lethal Force
    The Washington Post

    And its call to reform is being heeded. This groundbreaking book will radically alter how you view confrontation and accountability within the ranks, and offer a new perspective going forward.

  • Abolishing White Masculinity from Mark Twain to Hiphop

    Abolishing White Masculinity from Mark Twain to Hiphop
    Stephany Rose

    This text examines how white American male writers have grappled with understanding themselves and their audiences as white beings.

  • Prehistoric Sandals from Northeastern Arizona

    Prehistoric Sandals from Northeastern Arizona
    Kelley Hays-Gilpin

    This is the first full published report on this unusual find, which remains one of the largest collections of sandals in Southwestern archaeology.

  • Human Rights Race and Resistance in Africa and the African Diaspora

    Human Rights, Race, and Resistance in Africa and the African Diaspora
    Toyin Falola, Cacee Hoyer

    This book addresses these issues and their connections to social justice, discrimination, and equality movements.

  • Color and Money

    Color and Money
    Gregory D. Squires, Sally O’Connor

    A case study of Milwaukee, Wisconsin exploring how lending practices and access to capital are shaped by race.

  • Black Citizenship and Authenticity in the Civil Rights Movement

    Black Citizenship and Authenticity in the Civil Rights Movement
    Randolph Hohle

    This book explains the emergence of two competing forms of black political representation that transformed the objectives and meanings of local action, created boundaries between national and local struggles for racial equality, and …

  • We Too Sing America

    We Too Sing America
    Deepa Iyer

    In the American Book Award–winning We Too Sing America, nationally renowned activist Deepa Iyer shows that this is the latest in a series of recent racial flash points, from the 2012 massacre at the Sikh gurdwara in Oak Creek, Wisconsin, …

  • Ethnic Violence and Justice

    Ethnic Violence and Justice
    Open Society Institute, Central European University. Center for Policy Studies

    Papers from a workshop held May 9-10, 2002, sponsored by the Open Society New York and the Center for Policy Studies, Central European University.

  • Affirmative Action and the Meanings of Merit

    Affirmative Action and the Meanings of Merit
    Bruce P. Lapenson

    The notion that merit and qualifications for academic places and jobs can be judged solely by test scores and grades is seriouslycalled into question by the numerous studies analyzed in Affirmative Action and the Meanings of Merit.

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