Collecting essays on personal experiences of race and racism from a wide spectrum of college students, the authors employ existing social science literature and textual analysis to illustrate common themes and departures. This valuable collection is a depiction of race in America that goes beyond black and white to show how the changing racial contours of America are impacting the ways we view and experience racism.Thinking back to slavery, when the owner separated the slaves, he picked the lighter slaves to work in the house and the darker slaves to ... In conclusion, my experience did not make me dislike other black people or hate my classmates. ... In high school in Colorado I was the pretty black girl; just about the only black girl.
|Author||:||Richard Seltzer (Ph. D.), Nicole E. Johnson|
|Publisher||:||Lexington Books - 2009|