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Racism and economics

Abraham Jerome

Racism and economics

by Abraham Jerome

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Published by East African Literature Bureau in Nairobi .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa
    • Subjects:
    • Africa -- Race relations -- Economic aspects.,
    • Africa -- Economic conditions -- 1918-

    • Edition Notes

      StatementAbraham Jerome.
      SeriesHis National agrarianism ; v. 2
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDT15 .J47
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 153 p. ;
      Number of Pages153
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4091725M
      LC Control Number79983500

      The word racism was used for the first time in the early s as a book title by the German physician and sexologist Magnus Hirschfeld ( to ). There are two notions of racism. One is to discriminate and exclude on the basis of ethnicity, color, race or descent and is defined as racial discrimination in the United Nations Convention on. In many ways xenophobia is similar to racism but differs in that racism is based on the ideas of race superiority, while xenophobia feeds on the ideas of differences between cultures. Both lead to stereotyping, prejudice, bias, discrimination, intolerance and even aggression.

        Racial profiling, criminalization, and mass incarceration of African-Americans constitute today’s legal system for institutionalized racism, discrimination, and exclusion. Michelle Alexander, civil rights advocate, litigator, scholar and author of The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness exposes today’s racial caste. In White Fragility: Why It’s So Hard for White People to Talk about Racism, Robin DiAngelo deftly articulates the need for white people to understand and discuss racism by showing how all white Americans share complicity in maintaining racism as the bedrock of US society. The book should encourage white people to intentionally take steps in their own lives to dismantle white .

        In the TV adaptation of Malorie Blackman’s book, life is tough if you’re poor. Just like in the real world Sun 15 Mar EDT Last modified on Sun 15 Mar EDT. In a time when racism is on the rise as a source of conflict and social justice has been increasingly demanded by the civic society, this collection stands as a timely reminder that to ignore the racial factor in the globalization forces is as .


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