ERIC Number: EJ636144
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
Reference Count: 0
What about the White Women?: Racial Politics in a Women's Studies Classroom.
Hunter, Margaret L.; Nettles, Kimberly D.
Teaching Sociology, v27 n4 p385-97 Oct 1999
Analyzes the racial politics within the women's studies course "Women of Color," taught from a sociological viewpoint. Uses Ruth Frankenberg's concepts of whiteness, power evasiveness, and race consciousness to gain insight into the racial dynamics of the classroom. Addresses the implications for teaching and proposes teaching strategies. (CMK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
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