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Author Seltzer, Richard A., 1951-

Title Experiencing racism : exploring discrimination through the eyes of college students / Richard Seltzer and Nicole E. Johnson
Published Lanham, MD : Lexington Books, [2009]
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Description 1 online resource (xxvii, 277 pages)
Contents Childhood -- Family -- Friends -- School -- Teachers and school administrators -- Dating -- Sports -- Service and shopping -- Discrimination -- Stereotyped -- Racial slurs -- Skin color -- Language -- Other ethnic -- Self-image -- Violence -- Police -- Is prejudiced -- No racism
Summary Experiencing Racism provides a thought-provoking and thorough analysis of how race is lived in America. Collecting essays on personal experiences of race and racism from a wide spectrum of college students, the authors employ existing social scienceliterature and textual analysis to illustrate common themes and departures. The essays and associated analyses capture the impact of racism on its perpetrators and victims, highlighting how individuals choose to cope with racist experiences in their lives. Relevant empirical literature is interwoven throughout the chapters to demonstrate the interse
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
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Subject African American college students -- United States -- Attitudes.
Blacks -- Race identity -- United States.
College students, White -- United States -- Attitudes.
Discrimination in education -- United States.
Minority college students -- United States -- Attitudes.
Race discrimination -- United States.
Form Electronic book
Author Johnson, Nicole E., 1973-
LC no. 2009007789
ISBN 0739134310 (cloth ; alk. paper)
0739134329 (paperback; alk. paper)
0739134337 (electronic bk.)
9780739134313 (cloth ; alk. paper)
9780739134320 (paperback; alk. paper)
9780739134337 (electronic bk.)