ERIC Number: EJ627492
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
Beyond Bedsheets and Burning Crosses.
Saltman, Kenneth J.
Educational Researcher, v30 n4 p21-25 May 2001
Reviews "Presence of Mind: Education and the Politics of Deception," (Pepi Leistyna, 1999) which discusses the American politics of identity and difference, analyzing how deceptive political ideologies operate through educational policy, schooling, and popular culture to reproduce the current racialized social order. The book offers tools for challenging oppressive ideologies while providing new ways of imagining a democratic society constituted by difference. (SM)
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