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Uprooting racism : how white people can work for racial justice, Paul Kivel

Label
Uprooting racism : how white people can work for racial justice
Title
Uprooting racism
Title remainder
how white people can work for racial justice
Statement of responsibility
Paul Kivel
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"There's a long tradition of white people opposing racism--but there are also many excuses we give for not getting involved. Now in a fully updated 4th edition, Uprooting Racism is the supportive, practical go-to guide for helping white people work with others for equal opportunity, democracy, and justice in these divisive and angry times."--
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Issued also in electronic format.
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Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
NLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kivel, Paul
Dewey number
305.800973
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Racism
  • Race awareness
  • Whites
  • United States
  • Race awareness
  • Race relations
  • Racism
  • Whites
  • United States
Label
Uprooting racism : how white people can work for racial justice, Paul Kivel
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 399) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What color is white? Let's talk -- "I'm not white" -- "I'm not racist?" -- What is racism? -- What is whiteness? -- Words and pictures -- White benefits, middle-class privilege -- White benefits? a personal assessment -- The economic pyramid -- The costs of racism to people of color -- The culture of power -- Entitlement -- Cultural appropriation -- The costs of racism to white people -- Retaining benefits, avoiding responsibility -- White fragility and white power -- "Thank you for being angry" -- It's good to talk about racism -- Who is a victim? -- The dynamics of racism. The enemy within -- Fear and danger -- The geography of fear -- Exotic and erotic -- The myth of the happy family -- Beyond black and white -- What's in a name? -- Separatism -- Being allies. Mutual interest -- What does an ally do? -- Showing up as a strong white ally -- An ally is not a hero or savior -- Basic tactics -- Getting involved -- Allies leverage their resources -- An ally educates, mobilizes, and organizes other white people -- An ally makes a commitment -- I would be a perfect ally if... -- It's not just a joke -- Talking and working with white people -- What about friends and family members? -- Tips for talking with white people about racism -- Allies, collaborators, and agents -- A web of control -- The effects of history. Histories of racism -- People of mixed heritage -- Native Americans -- African Americans -- Asian Americans -- Latinx -- Arab Americans -- Muslims -- Jewish people -- Recent immigrants -- We all stand to gain -- Fighting institutional racism. Institutional racism -- Land and housing -- Public policy -- Reparations -- Voting -- Affirmative action -- At work -- At school -- Health care -- The police -- The criminal/legal system -- Religion -- Foreign policy -- Environmental justice -- Democratic, Anti-racist multiculturalism. Multicultural competence -- Anti-racism -- Integration and tokenism -- Organizational change and accountability -- Home and family -- For the long haul
Control code
ocn992558855
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
4th revised & updated edition.
Extent
xxx, 417 pages
Isbn
9780865718654
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)992558855
Label
Uprooting racism : how white people can work for racial justice, Paul Kivel
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 399) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What color is white? Let's talk -- "I'm not white" -- "I'm not racist?" -- What is racism? -- What is whiteness? -- Words and pictures -- White benefits, middle-class privilege -- White benefits? a personal assessment -- The economic pyramid -- The costs of racism to people of color -- The culture of power -- Entitlement -- Cultural appropriation -- The costs of racism to white people -- Retaining benefits, avoiding responsibility -- White fragility and white power -- "Thank you for being angry" -- It's good to talk about racism -- Who is a victim? -- The dynamics of racism. The enemy within -- Fear and danger -- The geography of fear -- Exotic and erotic -- The myth of the happy family -- Beyond black and white -- What's in a name? -- Separatism -- Being allies. Mutual interest -- What does an ally do? -- Showing up as a strong white ally -- An ally is not a hero or savior -- Basic tactics -- Getting involved -- Allies leverage their resources -- An ally educates, mobilizes, and organizes other white people -- An ally makes a commitment -- I would be a perfect ally if... -- It's not just a joke -- Talking and working with white people -- What about friends and family members? -- Tips for talking with white people about racism -- Allies, collaborators, and agents -- A web of control -- The effects of history. Histories of racism -- People of mixed heritage -- Native Americans -- African Americans -- Asian Americans -- Latinx -- Arab Americans -- Muslims -- Jewish people -- Recent immigrants -- We all stand to gain -- Fighting institutional racism. Institutional racism -- Land and housing -- Public policy -- Reparations -- Voting -- Affirmative action -- At work -- At school -- Health care -- The police -- The criminal/legal system -- Religion -- Foreign policy -- Environmental justice -- Democratic, Anti-racist multiculturalism. Multicultural competence -- Anti-racism -- Integration and tokenism -- Organizational change and accountability -- Home and family -- For the long haul
Control code
ocn992558855
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
4th revised & updated edition.
Extent
xxx, 417 pages
Isbn
9780865718654
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)992558855

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