Andrew L. Barlow's Between Fear and Hope: Globalization and Race in the United PDF

By Andrew L. Barlow

ISBN-10: 0585466688

ISBN-13: 9780585466682

ISBN-10: 0742516199

ISBN-13: 9780742516199

Globalization is reworking societies all over the place in paradoxical and contradictory methods. This publication examines globalization's effect on race within the usa because the mid-1970s. On one hand, globalization is growing stipulations that aid intensified efforts to assert white privileges. yet globalization additionally creates new probabilities for anti-racist routine, and hence the capability to undermine racial privileges. Globalization is hence remodeling the terrain of all racial tasks within the usa. This e-book is an unique contribution to the learn of race. It offers a structural research of race, and a technique for connecting worldwide to nationwide and native racial techniques. Written in a full of life and grounded variety, this publication is a choice to motion in a time of worry and desire.

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The Erosion of Jim Crow Racism in the 1940s and 1950s The Jim Crow system was a form of racial segregation based on state power. In that era, the relationships between whites and nonwhites, which privileged the former and oppressed the latter, were secured by the power of the state. While private relations, such as employment, were also racialized informally, the principle guarantors of white privilege in this period were the courts and the police. 13 The slow death of Jim Crow racism began in the decade in which the system of legal segregation reached its greatest domination of the United States: the 1920s.

Avon Drake and R. D. Rediscovering Race in the Global Era - 29 Holsworth, Affirmative Action and the Stalled Quest for Black Progress (Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1996). 60. : Rutgers University Press, 1998). 61. Percy C. Hintzen, West Indian in the West: Self-Representations in an Immigrant Community (New York: New York University Press, 2001). 62. On class, see Manning Marable, How Capitalism Underdeveloped Black America (Boston: South End, 1983); on gender, see King, “Multiple Jeopardy, Multiple Consciousness,” 42-72.

Daniel Bell, The Coming of Post-industrial Society (New York Basic, 1973). 7. Talcott Parsons, “Evolutionary Universals in Society,” American Sociological Review 29 (1964): 339-357; S. N. : Prentice-Hall, 1966). 8. Seymour Martin Lipset, The First New Nation (New York: Basic, 1963). 9. Arthur M. , The Disuniting of America (New York: Norton, 1992), 14. 10. Robert E. : Free Press, 1950);Nathan Glazer and Daniel Patrick Moynihan, Beyond the Melting Pot (Cambridge: MIT Press, 1970). 11. Thomas Sowell, Ethnic America (New York: Basic, 1981).

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