The Souls of White Folk: Critical pedagogy, whiteness studies, and globalization discourse

@article{Leonardo2002TheSO,
  title={The Souls of White Folk: Critical pedagogy, whiteness studies, and globalization discourse},
  author={Zeus Leonardo},
  journal={Race Ethnicity and Education},
  year={2002},
  volume={5},
  pages={29 - 50}
}
  • Z. Leonardo
  • Published 2002
  • Sociology
  • Race Ethnicity and Education
At the turn of the 1900s, W. E. B. Du Bois argued that the problem of the color line was the twentieth century's main challenge. The article argues that critical pedagogy benefits from an intersectional understanding of whiteness studies and globalization discourse. Following Du Bois, it suggests that the problem of the twenty-first century is the global color line. As capitalism stretches across nations, its partnership with race relations also evolves into a formidable force. Appropriating… Expand
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