More Beautiful and More Terrible [electronic resource] : the Embrace and Transcendence of Racial Inequality in the United States.

Author
Perry, Imani [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
New York : NYU Press, 2011.
Description
1 online resource (265 pages)

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For a nation that often optimistically claims to be post-racial, we are still mired in the practices of racial inequality that plays out in law, policy, and in our local communities. One of two explanations is often given for this persistent phenomenon: On the one hand, we might be hypocritical--saying one thing, and doing or believing another; on the other, it might have little to do with us individually but rather be inherent to the structure of American society. More Beautiful and More Terrible compels us to think beyond this insufficient dichotomy in order to see how racial inequality is pe.
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  • 9780814768402 (electronic bk.)
  • 0814768407 (electronic bk.)
OCLC
779828247
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