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- Basic Books 2013; US$ 28.99
In 1656, a planter in colonial Maryland tortured and killed one of his slaves, an Angolan man named Antonio who refused to work the fields. Over three centuries later, a Detroit labor organizer named Simon Owens watched as strikebreakers wielding bats and lead pipes beat his fellow autoworkers for protesting their inhumane working conditions. Antonio... more...
- Oxford University Press, USA 2013; US$ 18.99
Campaigning for president in 1980, Ronald Reagan told stories of Cadillac-driving "welfare queens" and "strapping young bucks" buying T-bone steaks with food stamps. In trumpeting these tales of welfare run amok, Reagan never needed to mention race, because he was blowing a dog whistle: sending a message about racial minorities... more...
- Encounter Books 2013; US$ 15.99
In the Age of Obama, the ugly charge of racism is more prevalent than ever. Why? Because telling the truth about racial profiling, crime, the social fallout of single parent homes, and the ways racial preferences distort the very meaning of equity and justice would mean facing up to the soul-destroying pathologies of urban black culture. Instead,... more...
- WND Books 2013; US$ 15.95
Racial violence is back. Along with widespread racial crime -- even riots. In hundreds of episodes in more than 80 cities since 2010, groups of black people are roaming the streets of America -- assaulting, intimidating, stalking, threatening, vandalizing, stealing, shooting, stabbing, even raping and killing. Cities big and small. Expected... more...
- Springer 2013; US$ 29.99
Das Buch behandelt die (Aus-)bildungs-, Wohnungs-, Freizeit- sowie Familiensituation von dauerhaft in Deutschland lebenden ‚??Sinti und Roma"-Kindern und -Jugendlichen. Neben der theoretischen Auseinandersetzung wurden qualitative Interviews mit ‚??Sinti und Roma" im Alter von 12 bis 21 Jahren gef√ľhrt. Die weitgehend vorurteilsgepr√§gte gesellschaftliche... more...
- Fordham University Press 2013; US$ 25.99
X: The Problem of the Negro as a Problem for Thought offers an original account of matters African American, and by implication the African diaspora in general, as an object of discourse and knowledge. It likewise challenges the conception of analogous objects of study across dominant ethnological disciplines (e.g., anthropology, history, and sociology)... more...
- University of Georgia Press 2013; US$ 24.95
"Were seeing people that we didnt know exist," the director of FEMA acknowledged in the wake of Hurricane Katrina. Sacral Grooves, Limbo Gateways offers a corrective to some of Americas institutionalized invisibilities by delving into the submerged networks of ritual performance, writing, intercultural history, and migration... more...
- Penguin Group US 2013; US$ 17.99
Eyes on the Prize traces the movement from the landmark Brown v . the Board of Education case in 1954 to the march on Selma and the passage of the Voting Rights Act in 1965. This is a companion volume to the first part of the acclaimed PBS series. more...
- The University of North Carolina Press 2013; US$ 49.95
In this book, Stephanie J. Shaw brings a new understanding to one of the great documents of American and black history. While most scholarly discussions of The Souls of Black Folk focus on the veils, the color line, double consciousness, or Booker T. Washington, Shaw reads Du Bois' book as a profoundly nuanced interpretation of the souls of black... more...