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By the color of our skin :the illusion of integration and the reality of race

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One black and one white, communications scholars from the American University argue that illusions of increasing integration in the US mask a reality of race relations. Bypassing official legal and political constructs to look at daily life, they argue that even in areas where blacks have supposedly succeeded most, people's place in society is determined by nothing but the color of their skin. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews@booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN:
9780525943594
Subtitle:
The Illusion of Integration and the Reality of Race
Author:
Steinhorn, Leonard
Author:
Diggs-Brown, Barbara
Publisher:
Dutton Adult
Location:
New York :
Subject:
History
Subject:
United states
Subject:
Afro-americans
Subject:
Civil Rights
Subject:
United States - 20th Century
Subject:
Discrimination & Racism
Subject:
Race relations
Subject:
Minority Studies - Race Relations
Subject:
Race discrimination
Subject:
African Americans
Subject:
Afro-Americans -- Civil rights -- History -- 20th century.
Subject:
General Political Science
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Includes bibliographical references p. 253-284.
Publication Date:
19990101
Binding:
Hardback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
288
Dimensions:
9.33x6.30x1.14 in. 1.32 lbs.

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