Between Fear and Hope: Globalization and Race in the United by Andrew L. Barlow

By Andrew L. Barlow

Globalization is reworking societies all over in paradoxical and contradictory methods. This ebook examines globalization's impression on race within the usa because the mid-1970s. On one hand, globalization is developing stipulations that aid intensified efforts to assert white privileges. yet globalization additionally creates new chances for anti-racist hobbies, and hence the aptitude to undermine racial privileges. Globalization is therefore reworking the terrain of all racial tasks within the usa. This publication is an unique contribution to the learn of race. It offers a structural research of race, and a strategy for connecting worldwide to nationwide and native racial procedures. Written in a full of life and level-headed type, this booklet is a choice to motion in a time of worry and desire.

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18. : Princeton University Press, 1996). 19. The latest reiteration of genetic racism is Richard J. Herrnstein and Charles Murray, The Bell Curve (New York: The Free Press, 1994). 20. Troy Duster, The Back Door to Eugenics (New York: Routledge, 1990). 21. Lydia Chtivez, The Color Bind: California’s Battle to End Affirmative Action (Berkeley: University of California Press, 1998), 34. 22. Currently, an effort to ban the monitoring of the impact of government programs on racial groups is under way.

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55. Samir Amin, Capitalism in the Age of Globalization (London: Zed, 1997), 61-64. 56. : Rowman & Littlefield, 1999). 57. For a discussion of antiracist racial “projects,” see Omi and Winant, Racial Formation in the United States, 56. 58. Yen Le Espiritu, Asian American Panethnicity (Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 1992). 59. For a discussion of the potential for contract set aside programs (“quotas”) to become the basis for a black political machine, see W. Avon Drake and R. D. Rediscovering Race in the Global Era - 29 Holsworth, Affirmative Action and the Stalled Quest for Black Progress (Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1996).

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