Face to face : the changing state of racism across America / James Waller

Author(s): Waller, James, 1961-
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Subjects: Racism--United States
Minorities--Civil rights--United States
United States--Race relations
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: New York : Insight Books, c1998
LC Classification: E
Physical Description: xxii, 272 p. ; 24 cm
Table of Contents: Foreword / David G. Myers
Ch. 1. Introduction: Waking Up to America's Dirty Little Secret 1
Ch. 2. The Foundations of "Isms": Stereotypes, Prejudice, and Discrimination 21
Ch. 3. Racism 101 43
Ch. 4. The Myth: Life Is Good for Racial Minorities 55
Ch. 5. The Reality: Life Isn't Good for Racial Minorities 69
Ch. 6. The Changing Face of Racism in America 99
Ch. 7. Modern Racism Unmasked 119
Ch. 8. The Costs of Modern Racism: What Are We Losing? 141
Ch. 9. Can America Become a Color-Blind Society? The Cognitive Traps of Racism 171
Ch. 10. Racial Reconciliation in America: How Do We Find Unity in Diversity? 191
Appendix 221
Notes 227
Bibliography 253
Index 259
Notes: LCCN: 98012816
ISBN: 0306458659
Includes bibliographical references (p. 253-258) and index
OCLC Number: 38438729
ISBN/ISSN: 0306458659