The Resource Seeing white : an introduction to white privilege and race, Jean Halley, Amy Eshleman, and Ramya Mahadevan Vijaya

Seeing white : an introduction to white privilege and race, Jean Halley, Amy Eshleman, and Ramya Mahadevan Vijaya

Label
Seeing white : an introduction to white privilege and race
Title
Seeing white
Title remainder
an introduction to white privilege and race
Statement of responsibility
Jean Halley, Amy Eshleman, and Ramya Mahadevan Vijaya
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This interdisciplinary textbook challenges students to see race as everyone's issue. Drawing on sociology, psychology, history, and economics, Seeing White introduces students to the concepts of white privilege and social power. Seeing Whiteis designed to help break down some of the resistance students feel in discussing race. Each chapter opens with compelling concrete examples to help students approach issues from a range of perspectives. The early chapters build a solid understanding ofprivilege and power, leading to a critical exploration of discrimination. Key theoretical perspectives i
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
305.809/073
Index
index present
LC call number
HT1521
LC item number
.H265 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Seeing white : an introduction to white privilege and race, Jean Halley, Amy Eshleman, and Ramya Mahadevan Vijaya
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 207-223) and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The invisibility of whiteness -- Scientific endeavors to study race : whiteness is not rooted in biology -- Race and the social construction of whiteness -- Ways of seeing power and privilege -- Socioeconomic class and white privilege -- (not) teaching race -- (white) workplaces -- The race of public policy -- Looking forward
Control code
ocn739094588
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 237 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781442203099
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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d6277e96-c0dc-48c7-a035-95c6f52018c8
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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.b2644124x
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)739094588
  • pebco1442203099

Library Locations

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      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
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