What Were We Thinking

What Were We Thinking


  • Author: Carlos Lozada
  • Release Date : 2020-10-06
  • Genre: Political Science
  • File Size: 4889956 Bytes


The Washington Post’s Pulitzer Prize–winning book critic uses the books of the Trump era to argue that our response to this presidency reflects the same failures of imagination that made it possible. As a book critic for The Washington Post, Carlos Lozada has read some 150 volumes claiming to diagnose why Trump was elected and what his presidency reveals about our nation. Many of these, he’s found, are more defensive than incisive, more righteous than right.In What Were We Thinking, Lozada uses these books to tell the story of how we understand ourselves in the Trump era, using as his main characters the political ideas and debates at play in America today. He dissects works on the white working class like Hillbilly Elegy; manifestos from the a...

Race, Class, and Gender in the United States

Race, Class, and Gender in the United States


  • Author: CTI Reviews
  • Release Date : 2016-08-13
  • Genre: Education
  • File Size: 311279 Bytes


Facts101 is your complete guide to Race, Class, and Gender in the United States. In this book, you will learn topics such as BEYOND BLACK AND WHITE: COMPLICATING QUESTIONS OF RACE AND ETHNICITY, DISCRIMINATION IN EVERYDAY LIFE, THE ECONOMICS OF RACE, CLASS, AND GENDER IN THE UNITED STATES, and MANY VOICES, MANY LIVES: SOME CONSEQUENCES OF RACE, CLASS, AND GENDER ... plus much more. With key features such as key terms, people and places, Facts101 gives you all the information you need to prepare for your next exam. Our practice tests are specific to the textbook and we have designed tools to make the most of your limited study time....

Race  Class  and Gender in the United States

Race Class and Gender in the United States


  • Author : Paula S. Rothenberg
  • Publisher : Macmillan
  • Release Date : 2004
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0716755157


Race Class and Gender in the United States Book Description :

Race, Class, and Gender in the United States: An Integrated Study presents students with a compelling, clear study of issues of race, gender, and sexuality within the context of class. Rothenberg offers students 126 readings, each providing different perspectives and examining the ways in which race, gender, class, and sexuality are socially constructed. Rothenberg deftly and consistently helps students analyze each phenomena, as well as the relationships among them, thereby deepening their understanding of each issue surrounding race and ethnicity....

Race  Class  and Gender

Race Class and Gender


  • Author : Paula S. Rothenberg
  • Publisher : Worth Publishers
  • Release Date : 2016-04-01
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1464178666


Race Class and Gender Book Description :

This best-selling anthology effectively introduces students to the complexity of race, class, gender, and sexuality in the United States and illustrates how these categories operate and interact in society. The combination of thoughtfully selected readings, deftly written introductions, and careful organization make it the most engaging and balanced presentation of these issues available today. In Race, Class, and Gender, Paula Rothenberg offers scholarly selections from authors such as Beverly Tatum, Michelle Alexander, Annette Lareau, and Jonathan Kozol, as well as historical documents like the Three-Fifths Compromise, firsthand narrative accounts of how these issues have affected the lives of individuals, and popular press pieces reporting on disc...

Race  Class  and Gender in the United States

Race Class and Gender in the United States


  • Author : Paula S. Rothenberg
  • Publisher : Palgrave Macmillan
  • Release Date : 1998
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0312174292


Race Class and Gender in the United States Book Description :

Presents 102 readings gathered to present as full a picture as possible of the ways that various types of oppression have interacted with each other in American society. The readings are organized into eight thematic sections that respectively focus on: the social construction of difference; the way...

Race  Class  and Gender in the United States  An Integrated Study

Race Class and Gender in the United States An Integrated Study


  • Author : Paula S. Rothenberg
  • Publisher : Macmillan Higher Education
  • Release Date : 2019-10-22
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781319258184


Race Class and Gender in the United States An Integrated Study Book Description :

At a time when issues of identity, diversity, and inequality are at their most complex and divisive--and very much on student's minds--Rothenberg's anthology is as of-the-moment, authoritative, and thought-provoking as ever. Now in a rigorously updated new edition, this longtime bestseller is again the ideal catalyst for sparking lively class discussions on variety of difficult subjects, helping students think critically about categories of class, race, and sexuality, and how they operate and interact in the U.S. today. The new edition features 46 new readings (see table of contents), including writings from the founders and leaders of key contemporary social movements (Tarana Burke on the metoo movement; Alicia Garza on Black Lives Matter; Chief Arv...

Racism and Sexism

Racism and Sexism


  • Author : Paula S. Rothenberg
  • Publisher : St. Martin's Press
  • Release Date : 1988
  • Genre: Classes sociales - États-Unis
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0312003129


Racism and Sexism Book Description :

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Making Sense of Race  Class  and Gender

Making Sense of Race Class and Gender


  • Author : Celine-Marie Pascale
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2013-02-01
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781135776350


Making Sense of Race Class and Gender Book Description :

Using arresting case studies of how ordinary people understand the concepts of race, class, and gender, Celine-Marie Pascale shows that the peculiarity of commonsense is that it imposes obviousness—that which we cannot fail to recognize. As a result, how we negotiate the challenges of inequality in the twenty-first century may depend less on what people consciously think about "difference" and more on what we inadvertently assume. Through an analysis of commonsense knowledge, Pascale expertly provides new insights into familiar topics. In addition, by analyzing local practices in the context of established cultural discourses, Pascale shows how the weight of history bears on the present moment, both enabling and constraining possibilities. Pascale ...