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Unconventional CombatIntersectional Action in the Veterans' Peace Movement

Unconventional Combat: Intersectional Action in the Veterans' Peace Movement

Michael A. Messner

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
June 2021
ISBN:
9780197573631
eISBN:
9780197573679
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197573631.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Social Movements and Social Change, Race and Ethnicity

Unconventional Combat illuminates the generational transformation of the U.S. veterans’ peace movement, from one grounded mostly in the experiences of White men of the Vietnam War era, to one ... More

Race BrokersHousing Markets and Segregation in 21st Century Urban America

Race Brokers: Housing Markets and Segregation in 21st Century Urban America

Elizabeth Korver-Glenn

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
April 2021
ISBN:
9780190063863
eISBN:
9780190063900
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190063863.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity, Social Stratification, Inequality, and Mobility

This book examines how housing market professionals—including housing developers, real estate agents, mortgage lenders, and appraisers—construct twenty-first-century urban housing markets in ways ... More

RediasporizationAfrican-Guyanese Kweh-Kweh

Rediasporization: African-Guyanese Kweh-Kweh

Gillian Richards-Greaves

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781496831156
eISBN:
9781496831200
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781496831156.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

This book examines how African-Guyanese in New York City participate in the Come to My Kwe-Kwe ritual to facilitate rediasporization, that is, the creation of a newer diaspora from an existing one. ... More

Beer and RacismHow Beer Became White, Why It Matters, and the Movements to Change It

Beer and Racism: How Beer Became White, Why It Matters, and the Movements to Change It

Nathaniel Chapman and David Brunsma

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781529201758
eISBN:
9781529201789
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529201758.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

Beer in the United States has always been bound up with race, racism, and the construction of white institutions and identities. This unique book carves a much-needed critical and interdisciplinary ... More

Bearing Witness While BlackAfrican Americans, Smartphones, and the New Protest #Journalism

Bearing Witness While Black: African Americans, Smartphones, and the New Protest #Journalism

Allissa V. Richardson

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
June 2020
ISBN:
9780190935528
eISBN:
9780190935566
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190935528.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

Bearing Witness While Black: African Americans, Smartphones and the New Protest #Journalism tells the story of this century’s most powerful black social movement through the eyes of 15 activists. At ... More

From Slave Cabins to the White HouseHomemade Citizenship in African American Culture

From Slave Cabins to the White House: Homemade Citizenship in African American Culture

Koritha Mitchell

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780252043321
eISBN:
9780252052200
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252043321.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

This book argues for a new reading practice. Rather than approach art and literature from marginalized groups as examples of protest or as responses to “dominant” culture, it demonstrates the power ... More

The Other AmericaWhite Working Class Perspectives on Race, Identity and Change

The Other America: White Working Class Perspectives on Race, Identity and Change

Harris Beider and Kusminder Chahal

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781447337058
eISBN:
9781447337102
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447337058.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

Widely stereotyped as anti-immigrant, against civil-rights, or supporters of Trump and the right, can the white working class of the United States really be reduced to a singular group with similar ... More

Imagining the MulattaBlackness in U.S. and Brazilian Media

Imagining the Mulatta: Blackness in U.S. and Brazilian Media

Jasmine Mitchell

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780252043284
eISBN:
9780252052163
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252043284.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

Imagining the Mulatta: Blackness in U.S. and Brazilian Media demonstrates how mixed-race women of African and European descent are harnessed in popular media as a tool to uphold white supremacy and ... More

Degrees of DifferenceReflections of Women of Color on Graduate School

Degrees of Difference: Reflections of Women of Color on Graduate School

Kimberly D. McKee and Denise A. Delgado

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780252043185
eISBN:
9780252052064
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252043185.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

Degrees of Difference: Reflections of Women of Color on Graduate School uses personal narrative supported by scholarly research to identify the struggles faced by women of color in graduate school ... More

Us versus ThemRace, Crime, and Gentrification in Chicago Neighborhoods

Us versus Them: Race, Crime, and Gentrification in Chicago Neighborhoods

Jan Doering

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
March 2020
ISBN:
9780190066574
eISBN:
9780190066611
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190066574.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity, Urban and Rural Studies

Crime and gentrification represent hot button issues in racially diverse neighborhoods. Drawing on three and a half years of ethnographic fieldwork, this book provides a detailed analysis of ... More

Black FeelingsRace and Affect in the Long Sixties

Black Feelings: Race and Affect in the Long Sixties

Lisa M. Corrigan

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781496827944
eISBN:
9781496827999
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781496827944.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

In Black Feelings, Corrigan traces the surging optimism of the Kennedy administration through the Black Power era’s dynamic and powerful circulation of black pessimism to understand how black ... More

AutochthonomiesTransnationalism, Testimony, and Transmission in the African Diaspora

Autochthonomies: Transnationalism, Testimony, and Transmission in the African Diaspora

Myriam J. A. Chancy

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780252043048
eISBN:
9780252051906
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252043048.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

Autochthonomies is an intellectual project that engages readers in an interpretive journey: it engages and describes a process by which readers of texts created by artists and actors of African ... More

Reimagining LiberationHow Black Women Transformed Citizenship in the French Empire

Reimagining Liberation: How Black Women Transformed Citizenship in the French Empire

Annette K. Joseph-Gabriel

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780252042935
eISBN:
9780252051791
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252042935.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

In the 20th century, black women in the French empire played crucial leadership roles in anticolonial movements. This book harnesses untapped archival documents to highlight the work of Suzanne ... More

The Extreme Gone MainstreamCommercialization and Far Right Youth Culture in Germany

The Extreme Gone Mainstream: Commercialization and Far Right Youth Culture in Germany

Cynthia Miller-Idriss

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780691196152
eISBN:
9781400888931
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691196152.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

Far right politics and extremist violence are on the rise across Europe, prompting scholars and policymakers to question why extremism has become so appealing to so many people. This book examines ... More

Thinking Through CrisisDepression-Era Black Literature, Theory, and Politics

Thinking Through Crisis: Depression-Era Black Literature, Theory, and Politics

James Edward Ford

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780823286904
eISBN:
9780823288939
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823286904.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

Thinking through Crisis turns to 1930s African American literature to offer a critical response to Trauma Theory. This theoretical discourse carries a nostalgia for “European Man” that limits its ... More

Raced to Death in 1920s Hawai iInjustice and Revenge in the Fukunaga Case

Raced to Death in 1920s Hawai i: Injustice and Revenge in the Fukunaga Case

Jonathan Y. Okamura

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780252042607
eISBN:
9780252051449
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252042607.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

This book analyzes the larger racial significance of the quick conviction and death sentence given to a likely insane Japanese American, Myles Fukunaga, for murdering a White boy, Gill Jamieson, in ... More

Black Radio/Black ResistanceThe Life & Times of the Tom Joyner Morning Show

Black Radio/Black Resistance: The Life & Times of the Tom Joyner Morning Show

Micaela di Leonardo

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
June 2019
ISBN:
9780190870195
eISBN:
9780190870225
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190870195.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity, Culture

Black Radio is a window into the most famous radio show you never heard of. The Tom Joyner Morning Show is a quarter-century-old syndicated black morning radio show reaching more than eight million ... More

Hostile HeartlandRacism, Repression, and Resistance in the Midwest

Hostile Heartland: Racism, Repression, and Resistance in the Midwest

Brent M. S. Campney

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780252042492
eISBN:
9780252051333
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252042492.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

Hostile Heartland examines racial violence—or, more aptly, racist violence—against blacks (African Americans) in the Midwest, emphasizing lynching, whipping, and violence by police (or police ... More

Boundaries of LoveInterracial Marriage and the Meaning of Race

Boundaries of Love: Interracial Marriage and the Meaning of Race

Chinyere K. Osuji

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781479878611
eISBN:
9781479855490
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479878611.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

How do interracial couples negotiate ethnoracial boundaries? Boundaries of Love: Interracial Marriage from the United States to Brazil takes a novel approach to answering this question by examining ... More

Home-Land: Romanian Roma, Domestic Spaces and the State

Home-Land: Romanian Roma, Domestic Spaces and the State

Rachel Humphris

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781529201925
eISBN:
9781529201963
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529201925.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

In contemporary society, passport checks at nation-state borders are accepted. But what if these checks were happening in our own homes? This book provides an intimate ethnographic study of these ... More

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