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Blasphemy: New and Selected Stories
Blasphemy: New and Selected Stories
by Sherman Alexie
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What a powerful collection of short stories! Alexie really stretches his wings and explores fascinating new territories, while at the same time revamping his old works by placing them in new contexts. I was completely blown away by Mr. Alexie, as usual.... (read more)

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Sundown Towns : Hidden Dimension of American Racism (05 Edition)
Sundown Towns : Hidden Dimension of American Racism (05 Edition)
by James W. Loewen
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No blacks allowed, especially after dark. This was the unwritten rule in a "sundown" town. In his trademark revelatory style, bestselling author James W. Loewen explores one of America's best-kept secrets as he unearths the making of sundown towns and... (read more)

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"Why Are All the Black Kids Sitting Together in the Cafeteria?": And Other Conversations about Race
"Why Are All the Black Kids Sitting Together in the Cafeteria?": And Other Conversations about Race
by Beverly Tatum
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Walk into any racially mixed high school and you will see black youth seated together in the cafeteria. Of course, it's not just the black kids sitting together-the white, Latino, Asian Pacific, and, in some regions, American Indian youth are clustered... (read more)

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Orientalism
Orientalism
by Edward W Said
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The noted critic and a Palestinian now teaching at Columbia University,examines the way in which the West observes the Arabs.... (read more)

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American Apartheid : Segregation and the Making of the Underclass (93 Edition)
American Apartheid : Segregation and the Making of the Underclass (93 Edition)
by Douglas S. Massey
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significance in the United States today.... (read more)

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Notes of a Native Son
Notes of a Native Son
by James Baldwin
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These brilliant essays, which ultimately form a profound meditation on what it means to be "native" to this complex and brutal country we call America, were originally published in the 1940s and 1950s. Sadly, it came as no surprise to me how timely and... (read more)

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Narrative Life of Frederick Douglass : an American Slave, Written By Himself (2ND 03 Edition)
Narrative Life of Frederick Douglass : an American Slave, Written By Himself (2ND 03 Edition)
by Fred Douglass
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This second edition of Douglass's Narrative reprints this classic document together with speeches and letters, all in a volume designed for undergraduate students. An extensive introduction places the Narrative in its historical and literary contexts... (read more)

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Readings for Diversity and Social Justice (3RD 13 Edition)
Readings for Diversity and Social Justice (3RD 13 Edition)
by Maurianne Adams
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Readings for Diversity and Social Justice is the market leading anthology to cover the full scope of social oppression from a social justice standpoint. With full sections dedicated to racism, sexism, classism, heterosexism, and ableism, as well as... (read more)

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White Bread: A Social History of the Store-Bought Loaf
White Bread: A Social History of the Store-Bought Loaf
by Aaron Bobrow Strain
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How did white bread, once an icon of American progress, become “white trash”? In this lively history of bakers, dietary crusaders, and social reformers, Aaron Bobrow-Strain shows us that what we think about the humble, puffy loaf says a lot... (read more)

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Native American Testimony: A Chronicle of Indian-White Relations from Prophecy to the Present, 1492-2000
Native American Testimony: A Chronicle of Indian-White Relations from Prophecy to the Present, 1492-2000
by Peter Nabokov
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Revised to bring this important chronicle to the end of the millennium, anthropologist Peter Nabokov presents a history of Native American and white relations as seen though Indian eyes and told through Indian voices. Beginning with the Indians' first... (read more)

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Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, an American Slave (Penguin American Library)
Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, an American Slave (Penguin American Library)
by Frederick Douglass
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An updated edition of a classic African American autobiography, with new supplementary materials The preeminent American slave narrative first published in 1845, Frederick Douglasss Narrative powerfully details the life of the abolitionist from his birth... (read more)

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Black Elk Speaks (Rev 08 Edition)
Black Elk Speaks (Rev 08 Edition)
by John G. Neihardt
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Black Elk Speaks is widely hailed as a religious classic, one of the best spiritual books of the modern era and the bestselling book of all time about an American Indian. This inspirational and unfailingly powerful story reveals the life and visions of... (read more)

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Violence of Hate (3RD 11 Edition)
Violence of Hate (3RD 11 Edition)
by Jack Levin
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This text explores two forms of hate and prejudice – racism in contemporary American society and the historical occurrence of anti-Semitism – under a single conceptual framework.   Jack Levin, is a well-known scholar, author, and... (read more)

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Narrative of Life of Frederick Douglass (09 Edition)
Narrative of Life of Frederick Douglass (09 Edition)
by Frederick Douglass
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Normal 0 0 1 178 1015 sparky, inc. 8 2 1246 10.2006 0 0 0 A masterpiece of African American literature, Frederick Douglass's Narrative is the powerful story of an enslaved youth coming into social and moral consciousness by disobeying his white... (read more)

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Guests of the Sheik: An Ethnography of an Iraqi Village
Guests of the Sheik: An Ethnography of an Iraqi Village
by Elizabeth Wa Fernea
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A delightful, well-written, and vastly informative ethnographic study, this is an account of Fernea's two-year stay in a tiny rural village in Iraq, where she assumed the dress and sheltered life of a harem woman.... (read more)

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Racism : a Short History (02 Edition)
Racism : a Short History (02 Edition)
by George M. Fredrickson
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"Racism: A Short History is an original synthesis of the important historical writings on racial belief systems. In this clearly written book, George Fredrickson is the first scholar to systematically examine and compare the two most dominant forms of... (read more)

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The Lakotas and the Black Hills: The Struggle for Sacred Ground
The Lakotas and the Black Hills: The Struggle for Sacred Ground
by Jeffrey Ostler
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A concise and engrossing account of the Lakota and the battle to regain their homeland. The Lakota Indians made their home in the majestic Black Hills mountain range during the last millennium, drawing on the hills' endless bounty for physical and... (read more)

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Whiteness of a Different Color : European Immigrants and the Alchemy of Race (98 Edition)
Whiteness of a Different Color : European Immigrants and the Alchemy of Race (98 Edition)
by Matthew Frye Jacobson
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Co-Winner, 1999 Ralph J. Bunche Award, American Political Science... (read more)

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Schnizler's Century: The Making of Middle-Class Culture 1815-1914
Schnizler's Century: The Making of Middle-Class Culture 1815-1914
by Peter Gay
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An essential work for anyone who wishes to understand the social history of the nineteenth century, Schnitzler's Centuryis the culmination of Peter Gay's thirty-five years of scholarship on bourgeois culture and society. Using Arthur Schnitzler, the... (read more)

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I Never Had It Made: The Autobiography of Jackie Robinson
I Never Had It Made: The Autobiography of Jackie Robinson
by Jackie Robinson
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The Autobiography of a Boy of Summer Who Became a Man for All Seasons Before Barry Bonds, before Reggie Jackson, before Hank Aaron, baseball's stars had one undeniable trait in common: they were all white. In 1947, Jackie Robinson broke that barrier,... (read more)

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