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Whiteness A Critical Reader by Mike Hill

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Published by New York University Press .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Cultural studies,
  • Ethnic studies,
  • Ethnography,
  • Race relations,
  • Race And Ethnic Relations,
  • Social Science,
  • Archaeology / Anthropology,
  • Whites in literature,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Whites,
  • Anthropology - Cultural,
  • Social Science / Discrimination & Race Relations,
  • UNITED STATES_RACE RELATIONS,
  • Ethnic Studies - General,
  • Race awareness,
  • United States

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages320
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8045119M
ISBN 100814735444
ISBN 109780814735442

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