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Beyond the Face of Race: Emo-Cognitive Explorations of White Neurosis and Racial Cray-Cray

  title={Beyond the Face of Race: Emo-Cognitive Explorations of White Neurosis and Racial Cray-Cray},
  author={C. Matias and Robin Diangelo},
  journal={Educational Foundations},
  • C. Matias, Robin Diangelo
  • Published 2013
  • Sociology
  • Educational Foundations
  • Interaction with White people is at times so overwhelming, draining, and incomprehensible that it causes serious anguish for People of Color. Take for example when a White colleague abruptly links arms with a colleague of Color and declares, "It's not about race but I have something to tell you" (signaling it is definitely about race). The colleague of Color--whose arm is still being held--is left wondering why in the world a White person would start an interaction in such a manner. How about a… CONTINUE READING
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