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Perry, Imani, 1972-
More beautiful and more terrible : the embrace and transcendence of racial inequality in the United States / Imani Perry
Alternate Title Embrace and transcendence of racial inequality in the United States
New York : New York University Press, c2011
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 3rd Floor  E184.A1 P42 2010    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) Racism -- United States
Subject United States -- Race relations
Subject(s) Equality -- United States
Physical Description xv, 248 p. ; 23 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 209-240) and index
Contents "It wasn't me!" : post intent and correlational racism -- It's all of us : the practice of inequality -- Telling tales out of school : the work of racial narratives -- The house that Jack built : inequality via category -- "I always feel like somebody's watchin' me" : the racing of privacy, voyeurism and surveillance -- Exceptionally yours : racial escape hatches in the contemporary United States -- Black taxes and white wages : the social economy of race -- Conclusion : remediation, or, from proof to possibility

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