ERIC Number: ED403366
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1995
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Racism and Anti-Racism in World Perspective. Sage Series on Race and Ethnic Relations, Volume 13.
Bowser, Benjamin P., Ed.
This anthology offers comparative analyses of race, racism, and antiracism. An introduction, "The Global Community, Racism, and Anti-Racism," by Benjamin P. Bowser, provides an overview of global trends in this area. The following chapters explore historical and cultural racism in different world settings: (1) "Europe's Oldest Chapter in the History of Black-White Relations" (Frank M. Snowden, Jr.); (2) "'If Toads Could Speak': How the Myth of Race Took Hold and Flourished in the Minds of Europe's Renaissance Colonizers" (Peter H. Wood); (3) "Spanish Ideology and the Practice of Inequality in the New World" (Laura A. Lewis); (4) "Anti-Racism in the United States: 1865-1900" (Herbert Aptheker); (5) "Mass Communication, Popular Culture, and Racism" (Polly E. McLean); (6) "White Radicals, White Liberals, and White People: Rebuilding the Anti-Racist Coalition" (Bob Blauner); (7) "Changing the Subject: Race and Gender in Feminist Discourse" (Karen Dugger); (8) "Racism and Anti-Racism in Great Britain: Historical Trends and Contemporary Issues" (John Solomos); (9) "Racism and Anti-Racism in Western Europe" (Louis Kushnick); (10) "Introduction to the Analysis of Racism and Anti-Racism in Brazil" (Rosana Heringer); (11) "Racism and Anti-Racism in Brazil: A Postmodern Perspective" (Antonio Sergio Alfredo Guimaraes); (12) "Black Resistance in Brazil: A Matter of Necessity" (Rosangela Maria Vieira); (13) "Racism and Anti-Racism in the Caribbean" (Ralph R. Premdas); (14) "The Long Shadow of Apartheid Ideology: The Case of Open Schools in South Africa" (Mokubung Nkomo, Zanele Mkwanazi- Twala, and Nazir Carrim); and (15) "Racism in the Modern World Community" (Benjamin P. Bowser). Each chapter contains references. (SLD)
Descriptors: Blacks, Cultural Awareness, Cultural Differences, Equal Education, Ethnic Groups, Foreign Countries, Ideology, Racial Bias, Racial Differences, Racial Discrimination, Sex Differences, Social Attitudes, Whites, World Views
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Identifiers - Location: Brazil; South Africa