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Racism without racists : color-blind racism and the persistence of racial inequality in the United States
Preface for Third Edition of Racism without Racists Chapter 1: The Strange Enigma of Race in Contemporary America Chapter 2: The Central Frames of Color-Blind Racism Chapter 3: The Style of ColorExpand
Racism without racists : color-blind racism and the persistence of racial inequality in America
Acknowledgments Preface to the Fourth Edition 1. The Strange Enigma of Race in Contemporary America 2. The New Racism: The U.S. Racial Structure Since the 1960s 3. The Central Frames of Color-BlindExpand
The study of race and ethnic conflict historically has been hampered by inadequate and simplistic theories. I contend that the central problem of the various approaches to the study of racialExpand
White Supremacy and Racism in the Post-Civil Rights Era
Introduction: Why Are Racial Minorities Behind Today? * What is Racism? The Racialized Social System. * Racial Attitudes or Racial Ideology? An Alternative Paradigm for Examining Actors' RacialExpand
From bi-racial to tri-racial: Towards a new system of racial stratification in the USA
In this article I argue that the bi-racial order (white vs non-white) typical of the United States is undergoing a profound transformation. Because of drastic changes in the demography of the nationExpand
The Linguistics of Color Blind Racism: How to Talk Nasty about Blacks without Sounding “Racist”
In this paper I argue that color blind racism, the central racial ideology of the post-civil rights era, has a peculiar style characterized by slipperiness, apparent nonracialism, and ambivalence.Expand
Racism without Racists
LIBERALISM: UNMASKING REASONABLE RACISM22 Because of the curious way in which liberalism’s principles are used in the post–civil rights era, other analysts label modern racial ideology “laissez-fareExpand
The Structure of Racism in Color-Blind, “Post-Racial” America
In this article, I describe the racial order of America in the post–Civil Rights era. First, I discuss what racism is all about and emphasize the centrality of conceiving the phenomenon in aExpand
Critical Race Theories, Colorism, and the Decade's Research on Families of Color
In the millennium's inaugural decade, 2 interrelated trends influenced research on America's families of color: the need for new knowledge about America's growing ethnic/racial minority and immigrantExpand