ERIC Number: EJ356349
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
Race and Raceness: A Theoretical Perspective of the Black American Experience.
Wade, Jacqueline E.
Western Journal of Black Studies, v11 n1 p31-38 Spr 1987
Gives a theoretical perspective of the multidimensional nature of Black-race/White-race consciousness. American perceptions of race are expressed in White race centeredness. Blacks face the dilemma of adhering to two sets of values: a positive valuation of their race and a necessity of passing in White society. (PS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A