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The Resource Race in the mind of America : breaking the vicious circle between Blacks and whites, Paul L. Wachtel

Race in the mind of America : breaking the vicious circle between Blacks and whites, Paul L. Wachtel

Label
Race in the mind of America : breaking the vicious circle between Blacks and whites
Title
Race in the mind of America
Title remainder
breaking the vicious circle between Blacks and whites
Statement of responsibility
Paul L. Wachtel
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
As well as presenting US race relations from a perspective sought by an international audience, Wachtel applies principles to solving black and white tensions that may be applied to other groups within and beyond the United States
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1940-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wachtel, Paul L.
Dewey number
305.8/00973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E185.615
LC item number
.W25 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Racism
  • United States
Label
Race in the mind of America : breaking the vicious circle between Blacks and whites, Paul L. Wachtel
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [287]-321) 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
Introduction: the ironic dynamics of race -- Talking about racism: how our dialogue gets short-circuited -- Blaming the victim? -- The debate over culture -- Ideology and IQ: moving beyond the Bell curve -- Is racism inevitable? Motivational foundations of white racial attitudes -- Prejudice without intention? "Cognitive" foundations of white racial attitudes -- The complexities of the black response to oppression: strengths and vulnerabilities, pride and self-doubt -- Integration, assimilation, and separatism: the ambiguities of identity -- Crime and the multiple causes and effects of inequality -- Separate neighborhoods, separate destinies -- Beyond affirmative action: toward a resolution of our divisions -- Breaking the cycle of poverty and disadvantage: head starts, handicaps, and the importance of ongoing life circumstances -- Beyond black and white
Control code
39195465
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 329 pages
Isbn
9780415920001
Lccn
98025715
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Race in the mind of America : breaking the vicious circle between Blacks and whites, Paul L. Wachtel
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [287]-321) 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
Introduction: the ironic dynamics of race -- Talking about racism: how our dialogue gets short-circuited -- Blaming the victim? -- The debate over culture -- Ideology and IQ: moving beyond the Bell curve -- Is racism inevitable? Motivational foundations of white racial attitudes -- Prejudice without intention? "Cognitive" foundations of white racial attitudes -- The complexities of the black response to oppression: strengths and vulnerabilities, pride and self-doubt -- Integration, assimilation, and separatism: the ambiguities of identity -- Crime and the multiple causes and effects of inequality -- Separate neighborhoods, separate destinies -- Beyond affirmative action: toward a resolution of our divisions -- Breaking the cycle of poverty and disadvantage: head starts, handicaps, and the importance of ongoing life circumstances -- Beyond black and white
Control code
39195465
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 329 pages
Isbn
9780415920001
Lccn
98025715
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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