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Whiteness on the border : mapping the U.S. racial imagination in brown and white / Lee Bebout.

Author:
Bebout, Lee [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
  • New York : New York University Press, [2016]
  • ©2016
Description:
xx, 267 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Series:
  • Nation of nations (NYU Press) [More in this series]
  • Nation of nations: immigrant history as American history
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 217-261) and index.
Contents:
Introduction: Chicana/o studies and the whiteness problem; or, toward a mapping of whiteness on the border -- What did they call them after they called them "greasers"? A genealogy and taxonomy of the Mexican other -- "They are coming to conquer us!" The native Aztlán, and the fears and fantasies of whiteness -- With friends like these: the supremacist logic of saviorism -- Deep in the heart of whiteness: white desire and the political potential of love -- Conclusion: imagining and working toward Gringostroika.
Subject(s):
Other title(s):
Mapping the U.S. racial imagination in brown and white
ISBN:
  • 9781479885343 ((hbk. ; : alk. paper))
  • 1479885347 ((hbk. ; : alk. paper))
  • 9781479858538 ((pbk. ; : alk. paper))
  • 1479858536 ((pbk. ; : alk. paper))
LCCN:
2016023894
OCLC:
946161294
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