African Images: Racism and the End of Anthropology

Berg (1996)
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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