David Bourget (Western Ontario)
David Chalmers (ANU, NYU)
Rafael De Clercq
Jack Alan Reynolds
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This controversial book is an impassioned African response to the racial stereotyping of African people and people of African descent by prominent white scholars. It highlights how the media contributes to the growth of racist ideas, particularly in reporting current events in Africa, and demonstrates how some of America’s most revered intellectuals cloak racist ideologies in ostensibly egalitarian discourses. The author seeks to rewrite the image of 'race' in order to show the damage racism can cause serious scholarship.
|Keywords||Anthropology Philosophy Racism Blacks Race identity African Americans Race identity Scholars Attitudes Scholars Attitudes|
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|Call number||GN33.R54 1996|
|ISBN(s)||1859731961 1859731023 9781859731024|
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